Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:EMD E7ABuilt As:PRR 5872 (E7A)
Serial Number:7842Order No:E1113
Frame Number:E1113-A7Built:4/1949
Notes:PRR Class EP-20.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 5872(E7A)
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PRR #6727 & #5872
Title:  PRR #6727 & #5872
Photo Date:  5/1/1942  Upload Date: 10/23/2019 2:17:15 AM
Location:  Unknown, PA
Author:  Unknown
Categories:  Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PRR 6727(4-8-2) PRR 5872(E7A)
Views:  72   Comments: 1
PRR 6717, M-1B, c. 1955
Title:  PRR 6717, M-1B, c. 1955
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide showing (L to R) Pennsylvania Railroad engines #6717 and #5872. #6717 is an M-1B (4-8-2) "Mountain" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an M-1A during April of 1930, rebuilt in Juniata as an M-1B in March of 1948, and retired in September of 1958. #5872 is an EP-20 built by GM-EMD in April of 1949 and rated at 2,000 horsepower. Symbolically speaking, oil power is about to eclipse coal power forever! The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  7/24/1955  Upload Date: 3/2/2019 11:46:03 AM
Location:  Duncannon, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 6717(4-8-2) PRR 5872(E7A)
Views:  105   Comments: 0

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