Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:Altoona 4-6-2Built As:PNW 6621 (4-6-2)
Serial Number:2111Order No:
Frame Number: Built:9/1910
Notes:PRR Class K-2S; 4-6-2; Juniata; 1910-1947.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 3570(4-6-2)
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"Pennsy Pacifics," Page 23, 1965
Title:  "Pennsy Pacifics," Page 23, 1965
Description:  Here is page three of an eight-page article by Fred Westing entitled "The Great Days of Steam and the Glory of Pennsy Pacifics." It was published originally in the March 1965 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 23. Top Photo: Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #3570, a K-2S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1910 and retired in July of 1947. It is pulling a commuter train near Syosset, New York. Bottom Photo: Shown here (L to R) are PRR engines #3770 and #3684. Both are K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacifics" built in Juniata. #3770 was built during 1920 and retired in November of 1948. #3684 was built during 1918 and retired in May of 1954. They are pulling a westbound passenger train near Genoa, Ohio.
Photo Date:  3/1/1965  Upload Date: 7/17/2016 10:42:37 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 3570(4-6-2) PRR 3770(4-6-2) PRR 3684(4-6-2)
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