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By:Mike Stellpflug
Dates:5/25/1978 - 12/31/2020
Album Info:Horseshoe Curve and area operations on CR.
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CR 8147
Title:  CR 8147
Description:  An Eastbound rounds the curve.
Photo Date:  5/27/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:02:23 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 8147(GP38-2)
Views:  245   Comments: 0
CR 4
Title:  CR 4
Description:  This blue CR car was bringing up the rear of the "Broadway".
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 7:47:11 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Scenic,RollingStock,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  1125   Comments: 0
CR 6341
Title:  CR 6341
Description:  An Eastbound descends thru Horseshoe Curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 12:06:36 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6341(SD40)
Views:  178   Comments: 0
CR 6376
Title:  CR 6376
Description:  An Eastbound descends thru Horseshoe Curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 12:07:37 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6376(SD40-2)
Views:  206   Comments: 1
Amtrak 428
Title:  Amtrak 428
Description:  The Broadway descends thru Horseshoe Curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 10:55:50 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 428(E9A)
Views:  453   Comments: 1
CR 6661
Title:  CR 6661
Description:  A set of helpers head back down to Altoona.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:42:03 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6661(SD45-2)
Views:  472   Comments: 0
CR 6422
Title:  CR 6422
Description:  A Westbound intermodal train heads around the curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:43:06 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6422(SD40-2)
Views:  272   Comments: 1
CR 2477
Title:  CR 2477
Description:  A C-424 under the sand tower at Cresson.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:44:24 PM
Location:  Cresson, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  CR 2477(C424)
Views:  274   Comments: 0
CR 8114
Title:  CR 8114
Description:  A Westbound blasts out of the tunnel at Gallitzin.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:46:13 PM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Tunnel,Action
Locomotives:  CR 8114(GP38-2)
Views:  337   Comments: 1
CR 6593
Title:  CR 6593
Description:  A Westbound heads up the East leg of the curve as seen from the West leg of the curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:47:50 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6593(U36C)
Views:  248   Comments: 0
CR 6593
Title:  CR 6593
Description:  An ex EL U36-C leads a Westbound around the curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:49:29 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6593(U36C)
Views:  439   Comments: 0
CR 3329
Title:  CR 3329
Description:  An Eastbound drops down the mountain and starts into Horseshoe Curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:00:12 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 3329(GP40-2)
Views:  264   Comments: 0
CR 6225
Title:  CR 6225
Description:  An Eastbound with a leased BAR unit passes the blowers as it exits one of the tunnels.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:51:12 PM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Tunnel,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6225(SD45)
Views:  406   Comments: 1
CR 6211
Title:  CR 6211
Description:  A Westbound climbs around the curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:53:06 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6211(SD45)
Views:  2381   Comments: 0
CR 3323
Title:  CR 3323
Description:  An unusual lashup descends thru the curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:54:23 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 3323(GP40-2)
Views:  303   Comments: 1
CR 6661
Title:  CR 6661
Description:  An ex EL SD-45-2 on a helper set takes a break at Cresson.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:55:50 PM
Location:  Cresson, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6661(SD45-2)
Views:  379   Comments: 0
CR 6258
Title:  CR 6258
Description:  An Eastbound is starting into Horsehoe Curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:01:21 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6258(SD40)
Views:  221   Comments: 1
CR 3278
Title:  CR 3278
Description:  An ex RDG GP-40-2 trails ex PC power on a Westbound about to enter the tunnel.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:10:35 AM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Tunnel,Action
Locomotives:  CR 3278(GP40-2)
Views:  431   Comments: 0
CR 8060
Title:  CR 8060
Description:  An Eastbound ore train exits the tunnel.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:12:02 AM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Tunnel,Action
Locomotives:  CR 8060(GP38-2)
Views:  257   Comments: 1
CR 6356
Title:  CR 6356
Description:  A Westbound roars around the curve.
Photo Date:  5/28/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:08:52 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6356(SD40)
Views:  287   Comments: 0
Amtrak 418
Title:  Amtrak 418
Description:  The Broadway descends thru Horseshoe Curve.
Photo Date:  5/29/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 10:58:45 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 418(E9A)
Views:  268   Comments: 2
CR 6608
Title:  CR 6608
Description:  A solid blue consist heads down thru the curve.
Photo Date:  5/29/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:03:40 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6608(C30-7)
Views:  284   Comments: 1
CR 6678
Title:  CR 6678
Description:  A pair of ex EL units lead an Eastbound ore train.
Photo Date:  5/29/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:04:48 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6678(SDP45)
Views:  601   Comments: 7
CR 6297
Title:  CR 6297
Description:  An Eastbound drops thru the curve with a pair of plain black units leading a former bicentennial unit.
Photo Date:  5/29/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:06:40 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6297(SD40)
Views:  314   Comments: 0
CR 6669
Title:  CR 6669
Description:  One of the former EL bicentennial units.
Photo Date:  5/29/1978  Upload Date: 6/7/2010 11:07:47 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6669(SDP45)
Views:  463   Comments: 0
CR 2704
Title:  CR 2704
Description:  Power at the Cresson service area.
Photo Date:  7/1/1978  Upload Date: 7/19/2010 10:01:37 AM
Location:  Cresson, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Night,Action
Locomotives:  CR 2704(U23B)
Views:  192   Comments: 0
CR 3649
Title:  CR 3649
Description:  A coal train passes ALTO tower in the rain.
Photo Date:  7/2/1978  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 7:57:51 PM
Location:  Altoona (CP ALTO), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Signal,Action
Locomotives:  CR 3649(GP35)
Views:  245   Comments: 0
CR 6656
Title:  CR 6656
Description:  Helpers return light to Altoona.
Photo Date:  7/2/1978  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 12:12:27 PM
Location:  Altoona (CP ALTO), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6656(SD45-2)
Views:  383   Comments: 0
CR 6280
Title:  CR 6280
Description:  Helpers shove a Westbound up the mountain on a gloomy day.
Photo Date:  7/2/1978  Upload Date: 6/11/2010 11:06:46 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6280(SD40)
Views:  282   Comments: 0
CR 2183
Title:  CR 2183
Description:  The Juniata backshop on a rainy day.
Photo Date:  7/2/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 7:57:40 PM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  CR 2183(GP30)
Views:  567   Comments: 0
CR 3620
Title:  CR 3620
Description:  A mix of ex RDG, PC, & LV units lead an Eastbound into Altoona.
Photo Date:  7/2/1978  Upload Date: 8/8/2010 10:17:50 PM
Location:  Altoona (CP ALTO), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  CR 3620(GP35)
Views:  320   Comments: 0
CR 6163
Title:  CR 6163
Description:  A Westbound on a dreary day at Horseshoe Curve.
Photo Date:  7/2/1978  Upload Date: 7/19/2010 10:00:11 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6163(SD45)
Views:  158   Comments: 0
CR 9307
Title:  CR 9307
Description:  A Baldwin/ EMD rebuild gets a spin on the turntable at Juniata.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 7/1/2010 10:17:30 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  CR 9307(VO-1000M)
Views:  759   Comments: 0
CR 8193
Title:  CR 8193
Description:  A Westbound passes thru Altoona on a rainy day.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 6/12/2010 9:47:32 AM
Location:  Altoona (CP ALTO), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 8193(GP38-2)
Views:  237   Comments: 0
CR 2343
Title:  CR 2343
Description:  An empty hopper train with a lot of variety in motive power.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 7/1/2010 10:19:25 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 2343(GP35)
Views:  165   Comments: 0
CR 2343
Title:  CR 2343
Description:  A top view of a GP-35.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 7/1/2010 10:20:33 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CR 2343(GP35)
Views:  202   Comments: 0
CR 7664
Title:  CR 7664
Description:  An ex PRSL engine at Rose yard.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 7/1/2010 10:22:56 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CR 7664(GP38)
Views:  518   Comments: 0
CR 2495
Title:  CR 2495
Description:  An ex RDG C-424 works on a Westbound.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 7/1/2010 10:24:05 AM
Location:  Altoona (CP ALTO), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CR 2495(C424)
Views:  539   Comments: 0
CR 2263
Title:  CR 2263
Description:  A GP-35 with a patch job that had Conrail spelled out on the nose.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 7/1/2010 10:25:09 AM
Location:  Altoona (CP ALTO), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  CR 2263(GP35)
Views:  237   Comments: 0
CR 6161
Title:  CR 6161
Description:  An Eastbound rolls into Altoona at Alto Tower on a rainy 4th of July weekend.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2010 6:41:06 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6161(SD45)
Views:  220   Comments: 0
CR 2442
Title:  CR 2442
Description:  An Eastbound coal train stops at Alto to let the helpers on the back uncouple from the train.
Photo Date:  7/3/1978  Upload Date: 6/14/2010 10:10:04 AM
Location:  Altoona (CP ALTO), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  CR 2442(C425)
Views:  301   Comments: 0
CR 5487
Title:  CR 5487
Description:  The ex LV hammerhead RS-3.
Photo Date:  7/4/1978  Upload Date: 7/1/2010 10:26:26 AM
Location:  Hollidaysburg, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CR 5487(RS3)
Views:  473   Comments: 0
CR 5487
Title:  CR 5487
Description:  The ex LV hammerhead RS-3.
Photo Date:  7/4/1978  Upload Date: 7/1/2010 10:27:11 AM
Location:  Hollidaysburg, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CR 5487(RS3)
Views:  660   Comments: 0
CR 6252
Title:  CR 6252
Description:  A Westbound hopper train starts up the grade at SLOPE.
Photo Date:  7/4/1978  Upload Date: 7/19/2010 9:58:38 AM
Location:  Altoona(CP Slope), PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Track,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6252(SD40)
Views:  282   Comments: 0
CR 6054
Title:  CR 6054
Description:  A Westbound ducks under the signal between Gallitzin and Cresson.
Photo Date:  7/17/1993  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 12:03:20 PM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Scenic,Signal,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6054(C40-8W)
Views:  173   Comments: 1
CR 6168
Title:  CR 6168
Description:  A Westbound roars out of one of the Gallitzin Tunnels.
Photo Date:  7/17/1993  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 12:01:29 PM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Scenic,Tunnel,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6168(C40-8W)
Views:  161   Comments: 0
CR 6462
Title:  CR 6462
Description:  A Westbound exits the tunnel at Gallitzin.
Photo Date:  7/17/1993  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 12:11:00 PM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Scenic,Tunnel,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6462(SD40-2)
Views:  163   Comments: 0
CR 6462
Title:  CR 6462
Description:  A Westbound exits the tunnel at Gallitzin.
Photo Date:  7/17/1993  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 12:09:52 PM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Scenic,Tunnel,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6462(SD40-2)
Views:  147   Comments: 0
CR 6378
Title:  CR 6378
Description:  A pair of helpers on the back end of an Eastbound that has started down the "slide".
Photo Date:  7/17/1994  Upload Date: 12/30/2011 3:13:04 PM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CR 6378(SD40-2)
Views:  270   Comments: 1
CR 6502
Title:  CR 6502
Description:  Work is underway to enlarge the adjacent tunnel, and once finished, scenes like this Westbound blasting out of the Southern most tunnel were history.
Photo Date:  7/17/1994  Upload Date: 12/30/2011 3:11:32 PM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Mike Stellpflug
Categories:  Tunnel,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6502(SD40-2)
Views:  161   Comments: 0


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