Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:BLW DR4-4-15Built As:PRR 9584A (DR4-4-15)
Serial Number:74159Order No:
Frame Number:Built:5/1949
Notes:PRR Class BF-15; Enola, PA.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 9584(DR4-4-15)
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"Decline & Fall of PRR Steam," Page 4, 1949
Title:  "Decline & Fall of PRR Steam," Page 4, 1949
Description:  Here is a one-page editorial entitled "The decline and fall of PRR steam power." It was published originally in the October 1949 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 4. No author is specified, but the photo is by Bert Pennypacker. Shown here (L to R) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #9584 and #9524. #9584 is a BF-15 built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1949 and rated at 1,500 horsepower. #9524 is an EF-15 built by EMD in 1948 and rated at 1,500 horsepower. Photo Caption: "Among the latest additions to the Pennsylvania's huge roster of diesels are 26 Baldwin freight units like No. 9584, shown at Enola, Pa. This is the first 1500-horsepower "shark nose" type."
Photo Date:  10/1/1949  Upload Date: 3/20/2017 1:55:01 AM
Location:  Enola, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Locomotives:  PRR 9584(DR4-4-15) PRR 9524(F3A)
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