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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:EMD GP30Built As:PRR 2219 (GP30)
Serial Number:28127Order No:7643
Frame Number:7643-20Built:3/1963
Notes:PRR Class EF-22.
Other locos with this serial:  PC 2219(GP30) CR 2219(GP30) PRR 2219(GP30)
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PRR 2219, EF-22, 1963
Title:  PRR 2219, EF-22, 1963
Description:  24th Street. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train in Altoona, Pennsylvania, on 11 October 1963. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #2219, #7008, #7147, and #7230. All were built by EMD. #2219 is an EF-22 built in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. #7008, #7147, and #7230 are EFS-17M's rated at 1,750 horsepower each; they were built in 1955, 1957, and 1959 respectively. They are pulling an eastbound merchandise freight under the 24th Street Bridge.
Photo Date:  10/11/1963  Upload Date: 8/18/2016 12:04:37 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge
Locomotives:  PRR 2219(GP30) PRR 7008(GP9) PRR 7147(GP9) PRR 7230(GP9)
Views:  553   Comments: 0
PRR 2230, EF-22, 1964
Title:  PRR 2230, EF-22, 1964
Description:  17th Street. Here is an original photo that I took of Pennsylvania Railroad trains in Altoona, Pennsylvania, on 25 April 1964. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #2230, #7044, #2208, and #2219. All were built by EMD. #2230, #2208, and #2219 are EF-22's built in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower each. #7044 is an EFS-17M built in 1955 and rated at 1,750 horsepower. They are passing under the 17th Street Bridge with a 48-car merchandise freight on their way up the Allegheny Mountains via the Horseshoe Curve to Gallitzin and points West. The caboose is number #477714.
Photo Date:  4/25/1964  Upload Date: 9/17/2016 4:53:40 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge
Locomotives:  PRR 2230(GP30) PRR 7044(GP9) PRR 2219(GP30) PRR 2208(GP30)
Views:  536   Comments: 0
PRR 2217, EF-22, 1964
Title:  PRR 2217, EF-22, 1964
Description:  4th Street. Here is an original photo that I took of Pennsylvania Railroad trains in Altoona, Pennsylvania, on 15 August 1964. Shown here are PRR engines #2217, #2211, #2219, #2206, and #2245. All are EF-22's built by EMD in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower each. They are about to pass under the 4th Street Bridge with an 80-car TrucTrain bound for Enola and points East. The caboose is #477866. Also visible are two westbound freight trains awaiting orders to proceed, as well as two passenger cars awaiting reconditioning in the PRR's Passenger Car Shops behind them. Visible in the center distance, beyond the 7th Street Bridge, are some of the PRR's 12th Street Shop buildings.
Photo Date:  8/15/1964  Upload Date: 9/30/2016 8:49:36 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Yard,Signal,Track
Locomotives:  PRR 2217(GP30) PRR 2211(GP30) PRR 2219(GP30) PRR 2206(GP30) PRR 2245(GP30)
Views:  414   Comments: 0
PRR 2219, EF-22, 1965
Title:  PRR 2219, EF-22, 1965
Description:  17th Street. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train in Altoona, Pennsylvania, on 04 July 1965. Shown here (L to R) are PRR engines #2219, #2338, #2324, and #2321. All were built by EMD. #2219 and #2231 are EF-22's built in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower each. #2338 and #2324 are EF-25's built in 1965 and rated at 2,500 horsepower each. They are pulling a 120-car merchandise freight past ALTO Tower on their way to Enola and points East.
Photo Date:  7/4/1965  Upload Date: 9/17/2016 1:04:32 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Signal
Locomotives:  PRR 2219(GP30) PRR 2338(GP35) PRR 2324(GP35) PRR 2231(GP30)
Views:  336   Comments: 0


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