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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:EMD E7ABuilt As:PRR 5874 (E7A)
Serial Number:7844Order No:E1113
Frame Number:E1113-A9Built:4/1949
Notes:PRR Class EP-20.
Other locos with this serial:  PC 4234(E8A) PRR 4234(E7A) PRR 5874(E7A)
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PRR 5874, EP-20, 1961
Title:  PRR 5874, EP-20, 1961
Description:  Oil Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken near Chicago, Illinois, in August of 1961. Shown here (R to L) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #5874 and #5762. Both were built by GM-EMD. #5874 is an EP-20 built in April of 1949 and rated at 2,000 horsepower. #5762 is an EP-22 built in November of 1952, rated at 2,250 horsepower, acquired by the Penn Central and renumbered "4262," and later turned into a roadside cafe in Duanesburg (NY) as New York Central E-8 number "4097" (circa 2010)!
Photo Date:  8/15/1961  Upload Date: 6/21/2018 12:38:25 AM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5874(E7A) PRR 5762(E8A)
Views:  213   Comments: 1
PRR 5874, EP-20, 1964
Title:  PRR 5874, EP-20, 1964
Description:  WIL-ALT-64. Here is an original photo that I took during a trip on Pennsylvania Railroad passenger trains from Wilmington to Altoona on 03 July 1964. Shown here (L to R) are PRR engines #5798 and #5874, Both were built by EMD. #5798 is an EP-22 built in 1952 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. #5874 is an EP-20 built in 1949 and rated at 2,000 horsepower. They are about to couple onto an 18-car passenger train heading to Altoona, Pittsburgh, and points West. (Note the duplicate "PRR" logos on the front door.)
Photo Date:  7/3/1964  Upload Date: 9/12/2016 10:40:44 AM
Location:  Harrisburg, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5798(E8A) PRR 5874(E7A)
Views:  451   Comments: 0


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