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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:EMD E8ABuilt As:PRR 5891 (E8A)
Serial Number:10428Order No:6079
Frame Number:6079-A8Built:4/1950
Notes:PRR Class EP-22.
Other locos with this serial:  PC 4291(E8A) PRR 5891(E8A) AMTK 298(E8A)
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PRR 5891, EP-22, c. 1950
Title:  PRR 5891, EP-22, c. 1950
Description:  Portraits 8. Here is a diesel locomotive portrait of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5891, an EP-22 built by GM-EMD in April of 1950 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. Note the stripes painted on the porthole windows. The photographer's name, the exact date, and the location are not recorded. (#18 of 20)
Photo Date:  4/16/1950  Upload Date: 2/21/2021 11:06:52 AM
Location:  Columbus, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 5891(E8A)
Views:  14   Comments: 0
Engines awaiting repairs near the Altoona turntable
Title:  Engines awaiting repairs near the Altoona turntable
Description:  EP22 5891 and BH50 5821 are seen in rough shape near Altoona's roundhouse. While the EP22 was awaiting repairs at the time of this photo, the BH50 was likely being put into storage.
Photo Date:  4/18/1959  Upload Date: 2/23/2021 4:22:11 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Anthony Zinskie
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 5891(E8A) PRR 5821(DR12-8-1500/2)
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"Altoona Shops," Page 55, 1996
Title:  "Altoona Shops," Page 55, 1996
Description:  Here is page 38 of a 43-page article by James J.D. Lynch, Jr., entitled "Overview Of The History And Development Of The Pennsylvania Railroad's Altoona Shops." It was published originally in the Autumn 1996 issue of "Keystone" magazine, page 55. Top Photo: Shown here is PRR engine #5891, an EP-22 built by GM-EMD in 1950 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. It is awaiting repairs at the Juniata Erecting and Machine Shop. Middle Photo: Shown here is PRR engine #7602, an ES-17M built by GM-EMD in 1957 and rated at 1,700 horsepower.
Photo Date:  9/22/1996  Upload Date: 11/19/2017 1:23:48 PM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Yard,Passenger,Track
Locomotives:  PRR 5891(E8A) PRR 7602(SD9)
Views:  503   Comments: 0


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