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By:Thomas C. Ayers
Dates:6/26/1965 - 6/26/1965
Album Info:Here are eight original photos that I took of Pennsylvania Railroad trains at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. These color slides are presented in the order that I took them.
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PRR 5902, EP-22, 1965
Title:  PRR 5902, EP-22, 1965
Description:  Bellwood. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. Shown here (L to R) are PRR engines #5902, #5857, and #5859. All were built by EMD. #5902 is an EP-22 built in 1951 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. #5857 and #5859 are EP-20's built in 1948 and rated at 2,000 horsepower each. They are pulling a 12-car westbound passenger train to Altoona and Pittsburgh. The time is 1:58 P.M. Photo taken at the Riggle's Gap Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/26/1965  Upload Date: 7/27/2016 2:04:46 AM
Location:  Pinecroft, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5902(E8A) PRR 5857(E7A) PRR 5859(E7A)
Views:  454   Comments: 0
PRR 2249, EF-22, 1965
Title:  PRR 2249, EF-22, 1965
Description:  Bellwood. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #2249, #2229, and #2206. All are EF-22's built by EMD in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower each. They are pulling a 160-car eastbound mixed-cargo freight train with caboose #477243. Photo taken at the Riggle's Gap Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/26/1965  Upload Date: 7/27/2016 1:05:18 AM
Location:  Pinecroft, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
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Locomotives:  PRR 2249(GP30) PRR 2229(GP30) PRR 2206(GP30)
Views:  395   Comments: 1
PRR 2206, EF-22, 1965
Title:  PRR 2206, EF-22, 1965
Description:  Bellwood. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #2249, #2229, and #2206. All are EF-22's built by EMD in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower each. They are pulling a 160-car eastbound mixed-cargo freight train with caboose #477243. Photo taken at the Riggle's Gap Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/26/1965  Upload Date: 7/27/2016 1:07:06 AM
Location:  Pinecroft, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
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Locomotives:  PRR 2249(GP30) PRR 2229(GP30) PRR 2206(GP30)
Views:  263   Comments: 0
PRR 2227, EF-22, 1965
Title:  PRR 2227, EF-22, 1965
Description:  Bellwood. Here is an original photo that I took of two Pennsylvania Railroad eastbound freight trains at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. The train in the foreground is a 160-car eastbound mixed-cargo freight with caboose #477243. The train in the background is an eastbound merchandiser headed by PRR engine #2227, an EF-22 built by EMD in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. The space between the trains and the telephone poles was once occupied by the Altoona & Logan Valley Electric's double-tracked line linking Altoona and Tyrone. Photo taken at the Riggle's Gap Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/26/1965  Upload Date: 7/27/2016 1:08:49 AM
Location:  Pinecroft, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PRR 2227(GP30)
Views:  162   Comments: 0
PRR 2248, EF-22, 1965
Title:  PRR 2248, EF-22, 1965
Description:  Bellwood. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #2248, #2309, and two other units whose numbers are not recorded. All were built by EMD. #2248 is an EF-22 built in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. #2309 is an EF-25 built in 1964 and rated at 2,500 horsepower. They are pulling an 85-car eastbound mixed-cargo freight train with N-8 caboose #478176. Photo taken at the Riggle's Gap Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/26/1965  Upload Date: 7/27/2016 1:10:34 AM
Location:  Pinecroft, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
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Locomotives:  PRR 2248(GP30) PRR 2309(GP35)
Views:  275   Comments: 0
PRR 2245, EF-22, 1965
Title:  PRR 2245, EF-22, 1965
Description:  Bellwood. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #2245, #2350, and #2282. All were built by EMD. #2245 is an EF-22 built in 1963 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. #2350 and #2282 are EF-25's rated at 2,500 horsepower each; #2350 was built in 1965, but #2282 was built in 1964. They are pulling a 95-car westbound ore train with N-8 caboose #478170. Photo taken from the Riggle's Gap Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/26/1965  Upload Date: 7/27/2016 1:12:05 AM
Location:  Pinecroft, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
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Locomotives:  PRR 2245(GP30) PRR 2350(GP35) PRR 2282(GP35)
Views:  540   Comments: 2
PRR 5789, EP-22, 1965
Title:  PRR 5789, EP-22, 1965
Description:  Bellwood. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. Shown here are PRR engines #5789, #5801, #5844-B, and #5889. All were built by EMD. #5789, #5801, and #5889 are EP-22's rated at 2,250 horsepower each; #5789 and #5801 were built in 1952, but #5889 was built in 1950. #5844-B is an EP-20 built in 1947 and rated at 2,000 horsepower. They are pulling a 38-car westbound mail/express train with "Railway Express" N-5 caboose #5031. Photo taken from the Riggle's Gap Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/26/1965  Upload Date: 7/27/2016 1:14:08 AM
Location:  Pinecroft, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5789(E8A) PRR 5801(E8A) PRR 5844-B(E7B) PRR 5889(E8A)
Views:  572   Comments: 2
"Millie," 1965
Title:  "Millie," 1965
Description:  Bellwood. Here is an original photo I took while photographing Pennsylvania Railroad trains at Pinecroft ~ just west of Bellwood, Pennsylvania ~ on 26 June 1965. Shown here is my pet dog "Millie," who has just taken a refreshing dip in a cool stream on a hot June afternoon! Photo taken near the Route 483 Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/26/1965  Upload Date: 7/27/2016 1:15:59 AM
Location:  Pinecroft, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Scenic
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Views:  116   Comments: 0


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