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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:Altoona 4-6-2Built As:PRR 5385 (4-6-2)
Serial Number:3910Order No:
Frame Number: Built:6/1924
Notes:PRR Class K-4S; Builder's Photo.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 5385(4-6-2)
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"From Baltimore to Harrisburg," Page 39, 1944
Title:  "From Baltimore to Harrisburg," Page 39, 1944
Description:  Here is page two of a four-page article by William Moedinger Jr., entitled "From Baltimore to Harrisburg on the PRR." It was published originally in the August 1944 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 39. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5385, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1924 and retired in June of 1948. It is the first of two locomotives pulling the Harrisburg-bound section of the St. Louisan through Freeland, Maryland.
Photo Date:  8/1/1944  Upload Date: 12/24/2016 1:57:10 AM
Location:  Freeland, MD
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5385(4-6-2)
Views:  156   Comments: 0
Centennial Issue, Page 13, 1946
Title:  Centennial Issue, Page 13, 1946
Description:  Here is page four of a four-page camera study entitled "Keystone Vignettes." It was published originally in the April 1946 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 13. No author is specified. Pictured Clockwise From Top Left: Bundled-up railroader signaling at an unidentified location; K-4S #5385 heads a passenger train near Freeland, Maryland, in this photo by William Moedinger Jr.; a hostler and his female assistant servicing a live steam locomotive at an unidentified location; GG-1 #4835 pulls a passenger train through Elizabeth, New Jersey, in this Herbert Weisberger photo; a double-header hauls a coal train on the Bel-Del; and railroad photographer H.W. Pontin (at left) aims his camera from atop Signal Bridge #2418 at the Horseshoe Curve near Altoona, Pennsylvania, in this photo by Harry T. Sohlberg.
Photo Date:  4/13/1946  Upload Date: 4/16/2017 5:02:31 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 4835(GG1) PRR 5385(4-6-2)
Views:  115   Comments: 0
"Story Of A Pacific," Page 54, 1956
Title:  "Story Of A Pacific," Page 54, 1956
Description:  Here is page 11 of a 15-page cover article by Frederick Westing entitled "This Is The Story Of A Pacific ~ The World's Greatest." It was published originally in the August 1956 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 54. All of the locomotives pictured here are PRR Class K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacifics." Top Left-Hand Photo: #5473 was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1927, reconditioned in 1944, and retired in February of 1956. Top Right-Hand Photo: #3876 was built in Juniata during 1923 and retired in April of 1950. Bottom Left-Hand Photo: #5385 was built in Juniata during 1924 and retired in June of 1948. Bottom Right-Hand Photo: #1139 was built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in 1956 after 39 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  8/1/1956  Upload Date: 6/18/2018 1:54:47 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5473(4-6-2) PRR 3876(4-6-2) PRR 1139(4-6-2) PRR 5385(4-6-2)
Views:  129   Comments: 0
PRR 5385, K-4S, 4-6-2
Title:  PRR 5385, K-4S, 4-6-2
Description:  Here is a builder's photo of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5385, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in the Juniata Shops in 1924 for passenger service. Note the extra-large tender. It was retired during June of 1948.
Photo Date:  5/23/2016  Upload Date: 5/23/2016 11:49:23 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 5385(4-6-2)
Views:  261   Comments: 0


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