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By:Thomas C. Ayers
Dates:1/1/1900 - 12/31/1999
Album Info:Here are more than 100 photos and color illustrations of Pennsylvania Railroad steam locomotives from various sources. Enjoy!
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PRR 2048, F-3C, c. 1902
Title:  PRR 2048, F-3C, c. 1902
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Camden, New Jersey, perhaps in 1902. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #2048, an F-3C (2-6-0) "Mogul" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1902. Definitive data not available. Note the hostler working atop the tender.
Photo Date:  1/1/1902  Upload Date: 3/21/2019 8:45:58 PM
Location:  Camden, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 2048(2-6-0)
Views:  350   Comments: 0
PRR 673, H-6, 1904
Title:  PRR 673, H-6, 1904
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a photo from Mr. Robert L. Emerson's 1984 book entitled "Allegheny Passage: An Illustrated History Of Blair County," page 56. Photo Caption: "The crew of Engine 673 posed in 1904. Each crew member ~ from left to right, engineer, fireman, conductor, and the two brakemen ~ holds a tool of his trade. Courtesy of the Railroaders Memorial Museum, Altoona." Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #673, an H-6 (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built in Juniata during 1899 and retired in August of 1926 after 27 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  8/15/1904  Upload Date: 9/30/2017 2:23:03 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 673(2-8-0)
Views:  523   Comments: 0
PRR Passenger Train, c. 1929
Title:  PRR Passenger Train, c. 1929
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo of a Pennsylvania Railroad E-Class (4-4-2) "Atlantic" pulling a five-car passenger train past a string of what look like Western Maryland Railroad passenger cars. The photographer's name, the locomotive's number, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  9/22/1929  Upload Date: 1/10/2018 4:53:20 AM
Location:  All Everywhere, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives: 
Views:  378   Comments: 0
PRR 3883, K-4S, 1933
Title:  PRR 3883, K-4S, 1933
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in York, Pennsylvania, sometime during 1933. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #3883, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1923 and retired in October of 1955 after 32 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  8/15/1933  Upload Date: 4/5/2018 3:53:23 AM
Location:  York, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 3883(4-6-2)
Views:  346   Comments: 0
PRR 89, E-6S, 1937
Title:  PRR 89, E-6S, 1937
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm B&W slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, on 7 March 1937. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #89, an E-6S (4-4-2) "Atlantic" built in Juniata as an E-6A in May of 1912, rebuilt as an E-6S in 1914, and retired in March of 1948 after 36 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  3/7/1937  Upload Date: 1/12/2019 3:18:12 AM
Location:  Chambersburg, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 89(4-4-2)
Views:  224   Comments: 1
PRR 3768, K-4S, 1937
Title:  PRR 3768, K-4S, 1937
Description:  Coal Power. A photo similar to this one was published in the September 1981 issue of "The Keystone," page 7. Photo Caption: "This amazing photograph was taken by Charles B. Chaney from the inspection car at the rear of the train pulled by K-5 No. 5699. Another section of the Inspection Trip is about to pull up and pass Chaney's train. This section was hauled by two K-4s locomotives, with No. 3768 in the lead." #3768 is a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during June of 1920 and retired in October of 1953 after 33 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  5/16/1937  Upload Date: 2/5/2018 6:38:09 PM
Location:  Parkesburg, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Steam,Signal,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 3768(4-6-2)
Views:  499   Comments: 0
PRR 6280, I-1S, 1937
Title:  PRR 6280, I-1S, 1937
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Altoona, Pennsylvania, on 16 May 1937. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6280, an I-1S (2-10-0) "Decapod" built in Juniata as an I-1S during July of 1919, rebuilt as an I-1SA in April of 1949, and retired in March of 1954 after 35 years of faithful service. Perhaps it was prepared for the Altoona Shops Inspection Trip, but it was not included in the final group on locomotives on display.
Photo Date:  5/16/1937  Upload Date: 5/4/2019 11:01:03 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6280(2-10-0)
Views:  100   Comments: 0
PRR Roundhouse, 1938
Title:  PRR Roundhouse, 1938
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a photo by Mr. Clarence Weaver that was taken in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, during September of 1938. It comes from an article by Robert Emerson & Kurt Bell entitled "The Pennsylvania Railroad's Historical Collection" that was published in the Fall 1996 issue of "Vintage Rails," pages 80-81. Partial Caption: "The Pennsylvania Railroad stored its historical collection in a working roundhouse at Northumberland, shown in September 1938."
Photo Date:  9/22/1938  Upload Date: 7/15/2017 3:59:19 AM
Location:  Northumberland, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam,Track
Locomotives: 
Views:  495   Comments: 0
PRR 5424, K-4S, 1938
Title:  PRR 5424, K-4S, 1938
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in East St. Louis, Illinois, on 3 October 1938. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5424, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during February of 1927 and retired in April of 1956 after 29 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  10/3/1938  Upload Date: 2/23/2018 1:55:27 AM
Location:  East St. Louis, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 5424(4-6-2)
Views:  381   Comments: 0
PRR 4355, I-1S, c. 1939
Title:  PRR 4355, I-1S, c. 1939
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a photo showing (L to R) Pennsylvania Railroad engines #4355 and an L-1S (2-8-2) "Mikado" whose number is not recorded. #4355 is an I-1S built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during January of 1923, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA in March of 1944, and retired in November of 1951 after 28 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  5/24/1939  Upload Date: 9/1/2019 3:18:43 PM
Location:  Paxinos, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4355(2-10-0)
Views:  57   Comments: 0
PRR 9885, H-10S, c. 1940
Title:  PRR 9885, H-10S, c. 1940
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Chicago, Illinois, circa 1940. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #9885, an H-10S (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built in Juniata as an H-8A during 1911, rebuilt as an H-10S in January of 1917, and retired in March of 1952 after 41 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  1/1/1940  Upload Date: 6/9/2018 2:03:56 AM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 9885(2-8-0)
Views:  307   Comments: 0
PRR 1523, L-1S, 1940
Title:  PRR 1523, L-1S, 1940
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Norristown, Pennsylvania, on 15 July 1940. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1523, an L-1S (2-8-2) "Mikado" built in Juniata during August of 1916 and retired in May of 1949 after 33 years and two World Wars worth of faithful service.
Photo Date:  7/15/1940  Upload Date: 7/22/2018 12:25:31 PM
Location:  Norristown, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1523(2-8-2)
Views:  236   Comments: 0
PRR 5134, H-9S, 1942
Title:  PRR 5134, H-9S, 1942
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by Mr. F.R. Kern that was taken in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 30 May 1942. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5134, an H-9S (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as number "342" during August of 1913, renumbered "5134" in 1915, and retired in July of 1949 after 36 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  5/30/1942  Upload Date: 6/27/2018 1:53:11 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 5134(2-8-0)
Views:  283   Comments: 0
PRR 6457, J-1, 1945
Title:  PRR 6457, J-1, 1945
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. Tom Harley that was taken near Englewood, Illinois, on 19 February 1945. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6457, a J-1 (2-10-4) "Texas" built in Juniata during January of 1943 and retired in September of 1957. Note the on-coming passenger train pulled by a pair of Pennsy "Pacifics"!
Photo Date:  2/19/1945  Upload Date: 5/24/2018 3:41:25 AM
Location:  Englewood, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6457(2-10-4)
Views:  381   Comments: 0
PRR 1233, H-9S, Circa 1940
Title:  PRR 1233, H-9S, Circa 1940
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an undated photo by Mr. Granville Thomas that was taken near Millville, New Jersey. It was published originally in the March 1945 issue of "Model Railroader" magazine, page number not recorded. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1233, an H-9S (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built as an H-8B in Juniata during 1909, rebuilt as an H-9S in February of 1917, and retired in July of 1948. It is heading a Pennsylvania-Reading sand and gravel train of 65 cars.
Photo Date:  3/1/1945  Upload Date: 1/12/2017 2:31:11 AM
Location:  Millville, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1233(2-8-0) RDG 301(4-4-2)
Views:  724   Comments: 0
PRR 6848, M-1, 1946
Title:  PRR 6848, M-1, 1946
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a photo by Mr. Richard J. Cook that was taken near Delphos, Ohio, during the Summer of 1946. It was published originally in the "Railroad Model Craftsman" for September 1956, page 61. Photo Caption: "Delphos, Ohio, is a watering stop for locomotives of the Pennsylvania Railroad, 14 miles west of Lima on the Pittsburgh-Chicago main line. Engine 6848 ~ hauling a westbound merchandise train ~ prepares to stop for water as it nears Delphos. The fireman has already climbed to the top of the huge tender, ready to swing the spout into position. No. 6848 is a class M-1 (4-8-2) Mountain locomotive." Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad steam engine #6848, an M-1 (4-8-2) "Mountain" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1926 and retired in May of 1956. (The magazine was a gift from Mr. James W. Young ~ a chemist at the PRR's Test Plant in Altoona, Pennsylvania.)
Photo Date:  8/15/1946  Upload Date: 6/13/2016 9:30:55 AM
Location:  Delphos, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6848(4-8-2)
Views:  581   Comments: 0
PRR 283, L-1S, 1946
Title:  PRR 283, L-1S, 1946
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #283, an L-1S (2-8-2) "Mikado" built by Baldwin during 1916 and retired in April of 1950 after 34 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  8/15/1946  Upload Date: 2/8/2018 8:41:03 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 283(2-8-2)
Views:  630   Comments: 0
PRR 4383, I-1SA, 1946
Title:  PRR 4383, I-1SA, 1946
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #4383, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an I-1S during 1923, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA in October of 1941, and retired in October of 1959 after 36 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  8/15/1946  Upload Date: 2/8/2018 8:45:08 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4383(2-10-0)
Views:  561   Comments: 0
PRR 6399, B-6SB, c. 1946
Title:  PRR 6399, B-6SB, c. 1946
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide (converted to B&W) of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6399, a B-6SB (0-6-0) built in Juniata during December of 1926 and retired in April of 1958 after 32 years of faithful service. Along with a TrainPhone-equipped "Pacific," it's parked just East of the Altoona Station awaiting the arrival of the next passenger train. The photographer's name and the date are not recorded. "Published by Creative Graphics."
Photo Date:  8/15/1946  Upload Date: 7/29/2018 2:21:49 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6399(0-6-0)
Views:  198   Comments: 0
PRR 3678, K-4S, c. 1946
Title:  PRR 3678, K-4S, c. 1946
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Greenville, Ohio, perhaps in 1946. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #3678, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during April of 1918, streamlined in 1941, and retired in 1957 after 39 years of faithful service. Many thanks to Mr. Mike Woodruff for identifying the location.
Photo Date:  9/22/1946  Upload Date: 6/23/2019 9:00:25 AM
Location:  Greenville, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 3678(4-6-2)
Views:  106   Comments: 1
PRR 5538, T-1, 1946
Title:  PRR 5538, T-1, 1946
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. Tom Harley that was taken near Englewood, Illinois, in November of 1946. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5538, a T-1 (4-4-4-4) "Duplex" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during June of 1946 and retired in December of 1953 after just seven years of revenue service. Rockin' 'n' rollin' with eastbound varnish!
Photo Date:  11/14/1946  Upload Date: 4/30/2019 2:38:31 PM
Location:  Englewood, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5538(UNKNOWN)
Views:  116   Comments: 1
PRR 4243, I-1SA, 1947
Title:  PRR 4243, I-1SA, 1947
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken near Williamsport, Pennsylvania, in June of 1947. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #4243, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Losomotive Works as an I-1S during June of 1923, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA in December of 1943, and retired in March of 1957 after 34 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  6/1/1947  Upload Date: 4/5/2018 4:03:57 AM
Location:  Williamsport, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4243(2-10-0)
Views:  364   Comments: 0
PRR 5474, K-4S, 1947
Title:  PRR 5474, K-4S, 1947
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Englewood, Illinois, on 20 July 1947. Shown here (R to L) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #5474 and another locomotive whose number is not recorded. Both are K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacifics." #5474 was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during March of 1927 and retired in May of 1948 after 21 years of service.
Photo Date:  7/20/1947  Upload Date: 3/31/2019 11:32:18 AM
Location:  Englewood, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5474(4-6-2)
Views:  100   Comments: 0
PRR 6331, I-1S, 1947
Title:  PRR 6331, I-1S, 1947
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Cresson, Pennsylvania, on 4 October 1947. Caption On Reverse: "Last train between Cresson and Punxutawney; Oct. 4th, 1947." Partially visible here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6331, an I-1S (2-10-0) "Decapod" built in Juniata during July of 1919 and retired in March of 1950 after 31 years of faithful service. The names of the engineman and fireman are not recorded.
Photo Date:  10/4/1947  Upload Date: 2/9/2019 3:01:24 AM
Location:  Cresson, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6331(2-10-0)
Views:  118   Comments: 0
PRR 373, HH-1, 1947
Title:  PRR 373, HH-1, 1947
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Columbus, Ohio, on 10 October 1947. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #373, an HH-1 (2-8-8-2) built by the American Locomotive Company as Norfolk & Western Railroad number "2000" during February of 1919, sold to the PRR and renumbered "373" in July of 1943, and retired in November of 1947 after 28 years of two-system service. This locomotive may have been involved in a wreck: the front of the smoke box is gone, as is part of the left cylinder assembly, and the pilot steps are bent back.
Photo Date:  10/10/1947  Upload Date: 4/28/2019 4:12:43 PM
Location:  Columbus, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 373(2-8-8-2)
Views:  171   Comments: 2
PRR 5538, T-1, c. 1948
Title:  PRR 5538, T-1, c. 1948
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Chicago, Illinois, perhaps in 1948. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5538, a T-1 (4-4-4-4) "Duplex" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during June of 1946 and retired in December of 1953 after just seven years of revenue service. In this context, it's pulling a streamlined passenger train on the first leg of its journey from The Windy City to Gotham City. "Please fasten your seat belts!" The date is an approximation.
Photo Date:  8/15/1948  Upload Date: 9/29/2018 3:16:00 AM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5538(UNKNOWN)
Views:  311   Comments: 2
PRR J-1A, 1949
Title:  PRR J-1A, 1949
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a photo by Mr. Thomas Lynam that was taken in Altoona, Pennsylvania, during February of 1949. It was published originally in Mr. Robert L. Emerson's 1984 book entitled "Allegheny Passage: An Illustrated History Of Blair County," page 75. Photo Caption: "The sight of clouds billowing out of a passing steam engine vanished shortly after these two photos were made, as the newer diesel engine edged its older sister out of commission. Both the J-1a steam engine (top) and the EMD diesels (not shown) ~ nicknamed 'covered wagons' ~ were photographed in Altoona's Pennsy yard in 1949." This vest-pocket coaling tipple was located just East of the 7th Street Bridge.
Photo Date:  2/2/1949  Upload Date: 9/30/2017 2:24:20 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives: 
Views:  444   Comments: 0
PRR 1238, E-6S, 1949
Title:  PRR 1238, E-6S, 1949
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm B&W slide that was taken by an unidentified photographer in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, in July of 1949. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1238, an E-6S (4-4-2) "Ten Wheeler" built in Juniata during May of 1914 and retired in April of 1951 after 37 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  7/7/1949  Upload Date: 3/2/2019 10:31:39 AM
Location:  East Stroudsburg, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1238(4-4-2)
Views:  107   Comments: 0
PRR 6329, I-1SA, c. 1949
Title:  PRR 6329, I-1SA, c. 1949
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide that was taken in Renovo, Pennsylvania, perhaps in 1949. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6329, an I-1SA built in Juniata as an I-1S during July of 1919, rebuilt as an I-1SA in April of 1948, and retired in March of 1950 after 31 years of faithful service. The photographer's name and the date are not recorded.
Photo Date:  12/21/1949  Upload Date: 3/16/2019 2:40:22 PM
Location:  Renovo, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6329(2-10-0)
Views:  116   Comments: 0
PRR 8061, H-10S, c. 1950
Title:  PRR 8061, H-10S, c. 1950
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #8061, an H-10S (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built in Juniata as an H-8SC during November of 1912, rebuilt as an H-10S in May of 1918, and retired in April of 1950 after 38 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded. Produced and distributed by FJC Products of Newport, Delaware.
Photo Date:  1/23/1950  Upload Date: 1/6/2019 12:35:17 AM
Location:  Elida, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Signal
Locomotives:  PRR 8061(2-8-0)
Views:  164   Comments: 1
PRR 6200, S-2, 1950
Title:  PRR 6200, S-2, 1950
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Chicago, Illinois, in July of 1950. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6200, an S-2 (6-8-6) steam turbine built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during September of 1944 and retired in January of 1952 after barely eight years of service. Woosh!
Photo Date:  7/7/1950  Upload Date: 6/9/2018 1:50:30 PM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6200(UNKNOWN)
Views:  465   Comments: 0
PRR 5476, K-4S, c. 1950
Title:  PRR 5476, K-4S, c. 1950
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5476, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during September of 1927 and retired in May of 1956 after 29 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded. Published and distributed by FJC Products of Newport, Delaware.
Photo Date:  8/15/1950  Upload Date: 12/17/2018 9:57:18 AM
Location:  Camden, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5476(4-6-2)
Views:  184   Comments: 1
PRR 6379, B-6SB, c. 1950
Title:  PRR 6379, B-6SB, c. 1950
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide that was taken in Camden, New Jersey. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6379, a B-6SB (0-6-0) switcher built in Juniata during November of 1926 and retired in April of 1956 after 30 years of faithful service. The photographer's name and the date are not recorded. Published and distributed by FJC Products of Newport, Delaware.
Photo Date:  8/15/1950  Upload Date: 12/17/2018 9:58:28 AM
Location:  Camden, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6379(0-6-0)
Views:  180   Comments: 1
PRR 7279, K-4S, Circa 1950
Title:  PRR 7279, K-4S, Circa 1950
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken at the 30th Street Passenger Station in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #7279, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1919 and retired in April of 1956. This photo comes from a color slide set that's produced and distributed by FJC Productions of Newport, Delaware. The date is an approximation. Gift from Mr. Brad Mann.
Photo Date:  8/15/1950  Upload Date: 4/6/2018 1:56:49 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 7279(4-6-2)
Views:  328   Comments: 0
PRR 8407, H-10S, Circa 1950
Title:  PRR 8407, H-10S, Circa 1950
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Trenton, New Jersey, perhaps in 1950. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #8407, an H-10S (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built by the Lima Locomotive Works during 1915 and retired in March of 1954 after 39 years of faithful service. The number of the curtained and trainphone-equipped N-5 caboose is not recorded. The date is an approximation.
Photo Date:  8/15/1950  Upload Date: 3/29/2018 12:03:02 PM
Location:  Trenton, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 8407(2-8-0)
Views:  301   Comments: 0
PRSL 6095, B-6SB, 1950
Title:  PRSL 6095, B-6SB, 1950
Description:  Coal Power. Here is commercial 35mm color slide "267-3, #6095, Philadelphia, Pa., 1950" that's produced and distributed by Evda Slides of Maryland Heights, Missouri. The photographer is not identified. Shown here is Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines engine #6095, a B-6SB (0-6-0) switcher built in Juniata as PRR number "1300" during 1916, sold to the PRSL and renumbered "6095" in April of 1938, and retired in 1952.
Photo Date:  8/15/1950  Upload Date: 3/15/2018 11:40:17 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRSL 6095(0-6-0)
Views:  464   Comments: 0
PRR 4273, I-1SA, 1950
Title:  PRR 4273, I-1SA, 1950
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Columbus, Ohio, on 2 November 1950. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #4273, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an I-1S during July of 1923, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA in November of 1941, and retired in January of 1960 after 37 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  11/2/1950  Upload Date: 3/29/2018 11:52:53 AM
Location:  Columbus, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4273(2-10-0)
Views:  288   Comments: 0
PRR 4255, I-1SA, c. 1951
Title:  PRR 4255, I-1SA, c. 1951
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #4255, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an I-1S during July of 1923, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA by 1950, and retired in August of 1953 after 30 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  1/1/1951  Upload Date: 6/9/2018 4:32:33 AM
Location:  Crowl, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4255(2-10-0)
Views:  278   Comments: 2
PRR 4613, I-1SA, c. 1951
Title:  PRR 4613, I-1SA, c. 1951
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #4613, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an I-1S during October of 1923, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA in July of 1940, and retired in February of 1958 after 35 years of faithful service. The photographer's name and the date are not recorded. (#3,700)
Photo Date:  1/1/1951  Upload Date: 6/9/2018 4:34:14 AM
Location:  Trout Run, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter,Steam,Signal
Locomotives:  PRR 4613(2-10-0)
Views:  296   Comments: 0
PRR 6292, L-1S, 1951
Title:  PRR 6292, L-1S, 1951
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. Tom Harley that was taken near Buffington, Indiana, during 1951. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6292, an L-1S (2-8-2) "Mikado" built in Juniata during August of 1917 and retired in May of 1948 after 31 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  1/23/1951  Upload Date: 6/30/2018 11:58:12 PM
Location:  Buffington, IN
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6292(2-8-2)
Views:  250   Comments: 0
PRR 3740, K-4S, 1951
Title:  PRR 3740, K-4S, 1951
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Morris Park. New York, on 15 February 1951. Visible on the left is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #3740, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during March of 1920 and retired in February of 1956 after 36 years of faithful service. In this context, it's workin' on the Long Island Rail Road. Unfortunately, the numbers of the other locomotives pictured here are not recorded. The Houser Collection.
Photo Date:  2/15/1951  Upload Date: 9/26/2018 4:19:19 AM
Location:  Morris Park, NY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 3740(4-6-2)
Views:  231   Comments: 0
PRR 6753, M-1B, 1951
Title:  PRR 6753, M-1B, 1951
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. Don Ball, Jr., that was taken near Tyrone Forge, Pennsylvania, in June of 1951. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6753, an M-1B built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an M-1A during May of 1930, rebuilt in Juniata as an M-1B in November of 1948, and retired in February of 1958 after 28 years of faithful service. It's passing under Signal Bridge #2174 with a mixed-cargo freight train on its way to Altoona and points West. Can you hear the syncopating echoes?
Photo Date:  6/6/1951  Upload Date: 4/14/2019 8:04:55 PM
Location:  Tyrone Forge, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Signal
Locomotives:  PRR 6753(4-8-2)
Views:  128   Comments: 2
PRR 9925, N-2SA, c. 1952
Title:  PRR 9925, N-2SA, c. 1952
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #9925, an N-2SA (2-10-2) built by the American Locomotive Company as number "8914" during May of 1919, renumbered "9925" in 1950, and retired in May of 1952 after 33 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  2/2/1952  Upload Date: 5/30/2018 1:47:00 PM
Location:  Elida, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 9925(2-10-2)
Views:  326   Comments: 0
PRR 6871, M-1, 1952
Title:  PRR 6871, M-1, 1952
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Newport, Pennsylvania, on 30 May 1952. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6871, an M-1 (4-8-2) "Mountain" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during October of 1926 and retired in March of 1950 after 24 years of faithful service. In this context, it's passing through Newport's Passenger Station on its way from Enola to Altoona with a mixed-cargo freight train.
Photo Date:  5/30/1952  Upload Date: 7/17/2019 3:29:51 PM
Location:  Newport, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6871(4-8-2)
Views:  98   Comments: 0
PRR M-1, Circa 1952
Title:  PRR M-1, Circa 1952
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a Pennsylvania Railroad Class M-1 (4-8-2) "Mountain" locomotive coasting along with a string of hopper cars. The photographer's name, the locomotive's number, the date, and the location are not recorded. Produced and distributed by "Charly's Slides."
Photo Date:  5/30/1952  Upload Date: 8/4/2018 4:19:58 PM
Location:  Newport, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives: 
Views:  180   Comments: 0
PRR 1659, H-9S, c. 1952
Title:  PRR 1659, H-9S, c. 1952
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1659, an H-9S (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during September of 1913 and retired in August of 1957 after 44 years of service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded. This photo comes from a slide set that's produced and distributed by FJC Products of Newport, Delaware.
Photo Date:  8/15/1952  Upload Date: 12/8/2018 1:56:58 AM
Location:  Elida, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1659(2-8-0)
Views:  179   Comments: 1
PRR 1659, H-9S, c. 1952
Title:  PRR 1659, H-9S, c. 1952
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1659, an H-9S (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during September of 1913 and retired in August of 1957 after 44 years of faithful service. Note the water tower and the suspended water plug. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  8/15/1952  Upload Date: 8/28/2018 1:39:52 AM
Location:  Elida, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Signal,Track
Locomotives:  PRR 1659(2-8-0)
Views:  205   Comments: 0
PRR 6477, J-1A, 1952
Title:  PRR 6477, J-1A, 1952
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by Mr. Eugene Van Dusen that was taken in Logansport, Indiana, in August of 1952. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6477, a J-1A (2-10-4) "Texas" built in Juniata during March of 1943 and retired in September of 1957. Note the roundhouse in the distance. This photo comes from a slide set that's produced and distributed by FJC Products of Newport, Delaware.
Photo Date:  8/15/1952  Upload Date: 5/24/2018 4:16:27 AM
Location:  Logansport, IN
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6477(2-10-4)
Views:  475   Comments: 0
PRR M-1, Circa 1952
Title:  PRR M-1, Circa 1952
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a Pennsylvania Railroad Class M-1 (4-8-2) "Mountain" locomotive pulling an eastbound mixed-cargo freight train into the Enola Yard. The photographer's name, the locomotive's number, and the date are not recorded.
Photo Date:  8/15/1952  Upload Date: 6/1/2018 9:24:03 PM
Location:  Summerdale, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives: 
Views:  205   Comments: 0
PRR 4651, I-1SA, c. 1952
Title:  PRR 4651, I-1SA, c. 1952
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #4651, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an I-1S during October of 1923, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA in December of 1938, and retired in September of 1956 after 33 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  9/22/1952  Upload Date: 9/4/2018 8:09:49 AM
Location:  Vail, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4651(2-10-0)
Views:  123   Comments: 0


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