||"Decline & Fall of PRR Steam," Page 4, 1949
||Here is a one-page editorial entitled "The decline and fall of PRR steam power." It was published originally in the October 1949 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 4. No author is specified, but the photo is by Bert Pennypacker. Shown here (L to R) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #9584 and #9524. #9584 is a BF-15 built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1949 and rated at 1,500 horsepower. #9524 is an EF-15 built by EMD in 1948 and rated at 1,500 horsepower. Photo Caption: "Among the latest additions to the Pennsylvania's huge roster of diesels are 26 Baldwin freight units like No. 9584, shown at Enola, Pa. This is the first 1500-horsepower "shark nose" type."
||10/1/1949 Upload Date: 3/20/2017 1:55:01 AM
||Thomas C. Ayers
||PRR 9584(DR4-4-15) PRR 9524(F3A)
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