Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:EMD GP7Built As:PRR 8581 (GP7)
Serial Number:18660Order No:5292
Frame Number:5292-28Built:9/1953
Notes:PRR Class ES-15M.
Other locos with this serial:  PC 5881(GP7) PRR 8581(GP7)
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PRR 8581, ES-15, 1957
Title:  PRR 8581, ES-15, 1957
Description:  Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by John Dziobko, Jr., that was taken in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, on 17 August 1957. Shown here (L to R) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #8581 and #5759. #8581 is an ES-15M built by GM-EMD in September of 1953 and rated at 1,500 horsepower. #5759 is an AFP-20 built by the American Locomotive Company as an AP-20 in December of 1947, rated at 2,000 horsepower, regeared and reclassified as an AFP-20, and retired in September of 1962 after just 15 years of revenue service. ("Stoneborobranch"; # of )
Photo Date:  8/17/1957  Upload Date: 9/16/2020 10:56:54 PM
Location:  Lewistown, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 8581(GP7) PRR 5759(PA1)
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