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1/27/2021
 
 
 
 
 
By:Anthony Zinskie
Dates:1/1/1900 - 1/31/1968
Album Info:Photos showing action on the PRR along the Middle Division.
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Steam locomotive congregation
Title:  Steam locomotive congregation
Description:  At Altoona, a number of engines are gathered for an open house event.
Photo Date:  5/16/1937  Upload Date: 11/25/2020 7:22:08 PM
Location:  Horseshoe Curve, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4484(2-10-0) PRR 5011(4-4-2)
Views:  78   Comments: 0
One of two K5s
Title:  One of two K5s
Description:  During an open house, the railroad displayed one of the rare K5 engines at the Altoona yards. Next to it is an equally rare engine, a B8a shop switcher.
Photo Date:  5/16/1937  Upload Date: 11/25/2020 7:05:19 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 5698(4-6-2) PRR 436(0-6-0)
Views:  71   Comments: 0
K4s running along the Susquehanna
Title:  K4s running along the Susquehanna
Description:  At Speeceville, a K4s leads a wartime passenger train. Exact date unknown.
Photo Date:  5/1/1942  Upload Date: 10/18/2020 9:41:15 PM
Location:  Speeceville, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PRR K4S(4-6-2)
Views:  69   Comments: 0
PRR EF15s at Newport
Title:  PRR EF15s at Newport
Description:  Three EF15s are seen at Newport, PA with a freight. Exact date unknown.
Photo Date:  6/1/1951  Upload Date: 11/25/2020 6:46:32 PM
Location:  Newport, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Action
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Views:  58   Comments: 0
Reading T1 leased to the Pennsy
Title:  Reading T1 leased to the Pennsy
Description:  Reading 2115, one of nine T1s leased to the PRR, is seen with a freight train. It had just come off of the famous Rockville bridge when this photo was taken.
Photo Date:  6/30/1956  Upload Date: 3/30/2020 1:47:42 AM
Location:  Marysville, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Bridge,Steam,Action
Locomotives:  RDG 2115(4-8-4)
Views:  176   Comments: 1
M1s meet near the Rockville Bridge
Title:  M1s meet near the Rockville Bridge
Description:  On the west end of the Rockville Bridge, two freights led my M1bs meet in clouds of smoke. Neither engine number has been recorded. Original Kodacolor print by Charles A. Elston.
Photo Date:  10/14/1956  Upload Date: 11/25/2020 5:49:28 PM
Location:  Marysville, PA
Author:  Charles A. Elston
Categories:  Steam,Action
Locomotives:  PRR M1(4-8-2)
Views:  85   Comments: 0
Centipedes meet a passing freight
Title:  Centipedes meet a passing freight
Description:  Near Altoona, two pairs of BH50s sit while a westbound freight led by three EF15s heads towards Horseshoe Curve. Date is unknown.
Photo Date:  6/1/1957  Upload Date: 11/25/2020 6:20:31 PM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  PRR 5812(DR12-8-1500/2) PRR 9866(FP7A)
Views:  98   Comments: 0
M1a 6797 mothballed
Title:  M1a 6797 mothballed
Description:  M1a sits at Altoona with several of its sisters in 1957. These engines were stored in serviceable condition, but were never returned to active service. Original Kodachrome by C.J. Dengler
Photo Date:  8/26/1957  Upload Date: 4/8/2020 3:07:37 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  C.J. Dengler
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6797(4-8-2)
Views:  165   Comments: 0
PRR M1b 6736 at Altoona
Title:  PRR M1b 6736 at Altoona
Description:  PRR 6736 sits on the storage track at Altoona PA. Kodachrome by C.J. Dengler
Photo Date:  8/26/1957  Upload Date: 3/1/2020 3:53:22 PM
Location:  East Altoona, PA
Author:  C.J. Dengler
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6736(4-8-2)
Views:  235   Comments: 0
B8a on the deadline at Altoona
Title:  B8a on the deadline at Altoona
Description:  Recently retired B8a shop switcher sits at the end of the Altoona deadline.
Photo Date:  8/29/1957  Upload Date: 3/25/2020 12:27:49 AM
Location:  East Altoona, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PRR 2796(0-6-0)
Views:  206   Comments: 0
Recently outshopped E7a at Altoona
Title:  Recently outshopped E7a at Altoona
Description:  An E7 from the Philadelphia division is seen near the Altoona shops along with several Baldwin engines. Original Kodachrome by Bill Volkmer.
Photo Date:  2/19/1959  Upload Date: 11/25/2020 7:31:22 PM
Location:  East Altoona, PA
Author:  Bill Volkmer
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 5845(E7A)
Views:  69   Comments: 0
Passenger train at Lewistown
Title:  Passenger train at Lewistown
Description:  At dusk, the rear end of a passenger train is seen at Lewistown. Exact date unknown.
Photo Date:  10/1/1959  Upload Date: 11/25/2020 6:36:26 PM
Location:  Lewistown, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Night,Station,Passenger
Locomotives: 
Views:  30   Comments: 0
Three AS18 assist a freight
Title:  Three AS18 assist a freight
Description:  Three AS18s help to push a freight around Horseshoe Curve. Exact date unknown.
Photo Date:  10/1/1961  Upload Date: 11/25/2020 7:13:17 PM
Location:  Horseshoe Curve, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PRR 8675(RSD12)
Views:  74   Comments: 0
Sharknose waiting for assignment
Title:  Sharknose waiting for assignment
Description:  At East Altoona, 9743 is seen, going nowhere fast. Exact date unknown.
Photo Date:  1/1/1962  Upload Date: 4/16/2020 11:16:18 PM
Location:  East Altoona, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 9743(RF-16A)
Views:  121   Comments: 0
EF15s with a freight
Title:  EF15s with a freight
Description:  In June of 1962, three EF15s were found at the head of a freight somewhere on the Middle Division.
Photo Date:  6/9/1962  Upload Date: 12/13/2020 2:14:41 AM
Location:  Mount Union, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PRR 9552(F3A)
Views:  28   Comments: 0
Retired engines at Altoona
Title:  Retired engines at Altoona
Description:  An EF15 and a BS24 are seen awaiting scrapping at Altoona.
Photo Date:  8/1/1965  Upload Date: 12/13/2020 2:20:42 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 9565(F3A) PRR 8960(RT-624)
Views:  36   Comments: 0


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