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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:UNKNOWN BoxcabBuilt As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:61685Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:PRR Class P-5A; Baldwin-Westinghouse.
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Freshly painted P5 ready to haul a long coal train
Title:  Freshly painted P5 ready to haul a long coal train
Description:  The freshly repainted P5 prototype 4700 is seen at Harrisburg. Two days later, this same engine would lead an excursion train through Leaman Place. Original Kodachrome by Bill Volkmer.
Photo Date:  3/28/1961  Upload Date: 6/17/2020 7:50:11 PM
Location:  Harrisburg, PA
Author:  Bill Volkmer
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 4700(4-6-2) PRR 4704(Boxcab) PRR 4786(P-5)
Views:  33   Comments: 0
PRR 4704, P-5A, c. 1961
Title:  PRR 4704, P-5A, c. 1961
Description:  Ensemble. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded. Shown here (L to R) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #4704 and another electric whose number is not recorded. Both are P-5A's. #4704 was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works and Westinghouse in August of 1932, rated at 3,750 horsepower, and retired in February of 1963 after 31 years of faithful service. (Marlow; #6 of 12)
Photo Date:  9/22/1961  Upload Date: 8/25/2019 2:24:07 AM
Location:  Enola, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 4704(Boxcab)
Views:  163   Comments: 1
PRR 4720, P-5A, 1962
Title:  PRR 4720, P-5A, 1962
Description:  Electric Scrap. Here is an original photo that I took of Pennsylvania Railroad locomotives in Frankstown, Pennsylvania, on 15 December 1962. Shown here (R to L) are eight PRR electric engines: #4720, #4708, #5689, #3915, #4704, #4768, #3900, and #3917. #4720, #4708, #4704, #4768 are P-5A's built in 1932 and rated at 3,750 horsepower each. #4720, #4708, and #4704 were built by Baldwin-Westinghouse ~ but #4768 was built by General Electric. #5689, #3915, #3900, and #3917 are B-1's built by Juniata. #5689 was built in 1934 ~ but #3915, #3900, and #3917 were built in 1926.
Photo Date:  12/15/1962  Upload Date: 8/13/2016 2:48:30 AM
Location:  Frankstown, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter
Locomotives:  PRR 4720(Boxcab) PRR 4708(Boxcab) PRR 5689(Boxcab) PRR 3915(Boxcab) PRR 4704(Boxcab) PRR 4768(P-5) PRR 3900(Boxcab) PRR 3917(Boxcab)
Views:  359   Comments: 1
PRR 3917, B-1, 1962
Title:  PRR 3917, B-1, 1962
Description:  Electric Scrap. Here is an original photo that I took of Pennsylvania Railroad locomotives in Frankstown, Pennsylvania, on 15 December 1962. Shown here (L to R) are eight PRR electric engines: #3917, #3900, #4768, #4704, #3915, #5689, #4708, and #4720. #3917, #3900, #5689, and #3915 are B-1's built by Juniata. #3917, #3900, and #3915 were built in 1926 ~ but #5689 was built in 1934. #4768, #4704, #4708, #4720 are P-5A's built in 1932 and rated at 3,750 horsepower each. #4768 was built by General Electric ~ but #4720, #4708, and #4704 were built by Baldwin-Westinghouse.
Photo Date:  12/15/1962  Upload Date: 8/13/2016 2:49:44 AM
Location:  Frankstown, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter
Locomotives:  PRR 3917(Boxcab) PRR 3900(Boxcab) PRR 4768(P-5) PRR 4704(Boxcab) PRR 3915(Boxcab) PRR 5689(Boxcab) PRR 4708(Boxcab) PRR 4720(Boxcab)
Views:  296   Comments: 2


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