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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:EMD SD40Built As:PRR 6056 (SD40)
Serial Number:31301Order No:7862
Frame Number:7862-17Built:2/1966
Notes:PRR Class EF-30A.
Other locos with this serial:  CR 6309(SD40) PC 6056(SD40) PRR 6056(SD40) NS 3444(SD40-2)
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PRR 6311, AF-27, 1966
Title:  PRR 6311, AF-27, 1966
Description:  Mid-Mountain. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train West of Altoona, Pennsylvania, during mid-June of 1966. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #6311, #6056, and another unit whose number is not visible. #6311 is an AF-27 built by the American Locomotive Company in 1965 and rated at 2,700 horsepower. #6056 is an EF-30A built by EMD in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. They are pushing a westbound mixed-cargo freight train up the Allegheny Mountains, but will uncouple at Gallitzin and return to East Altoona for yet another run up the Mountains.
Photo Date:  6/21/1966  Upload Date: 8/25/2016 11:49:19 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
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Locomotives:  PRR 6311(C628) PRR 6056(SD40)
Views:  557   Comments: 1
PRR 6185, EF-36, 1967
Title:  PRR 6185, EF-36, 1967
Description:  Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide showing (R to L) Pennsylvania Railroad engines #6185, #6056, and three more units whose numbers are not recorded. All were built by GM-EMD. #6185 is an EF-36 built in December of 1967 and rated at 3,600 horsepower. #6056 is an EF-30A built in February of 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded. ("LouisFols"; #23 of 31)
Photo Date:  12/31/1967  Upload Date: 6/13/2019 1:53:51 AM
Location:  Phillipsburg, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter,Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 6185(SD45) PRR 6056(SD40)
Views:  230   Comments: 1


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