Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:BLW 2-10-0Built As:PRR 4249 (2-10-0)
Serial Number:56647Order No:
Frame Number:30.5X32 cylinders, 62" driversBuilt:6/1923
Notes:PRR Class I-1SA.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 4249(2-10-0)
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PRR 4249, I-1SA, 1956
Title:  PRR 4249, I-1SA, 1956
Description:  Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania, in April of 1956. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #4249, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an I-1S during June of 1923, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA in May of 1943, and retired in August of 1957 after 34 years of faithful service. Harold K. Vollrath Collection; #8 of 11.
Photo Date:  4/16/1956  Upload Date: 4/18/2019 1:42:40 PM
Location:  Mount Carmel, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4249(2-10-0)
Views:  79   Comments: 0
PRR 1496, B-6SB, 1956
Title:  PRR 1496, B-6SB, 1956
Description:  Miscellanea. Here is a photo of Pennsylvania Railroad locomotives taken by Philip R. Hastings on 2 December 1956. Shown here (L to R) are four PRR engines poised for action at the roundhouse in Williamsport, Pennsylvania: #4249, #4293, #6734, and #1496. #4249 and #4293 are I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapods" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1923. #4929 was retired in August of 1957, but #4293 was retired in October of 1959. #6734 is an M-1B (4-8-2) "Mountain" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1930 and retired in September of 1959. #1496 is a B-6SB (0-6-0) switcher built in Juniata during 1916 and retired in December of 1957. All that smoke and steam probably means it's wintertime!
Photo Date:  12/2/1956  Upload Date: 9/24/2016 12:52:18 AM
Location:  Williamsport, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4249(2-10-0) PRR 4293(2-10-0) PRR 6734(4-8-2) PRR 1496(0-6-0)
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