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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:EMD E7ABuilt As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:3990Order No:
Frame Number:3990Built:
Notes:PRR Class EP-20.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 5854(E7A)
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PRR 5854, EP-20, c. 1954
Title:  PRR 5854, EP-20, c. 1954
Description:  Chione. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken near Lewistown, Pennsylvania, perhaps during 1954. The photographer's name and the date are not recorded. Shown here (R to L) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #5854 and two more units whose numbers are not recorded. All are EP-20's built by GM-EMD and rated at 2,000 horsepower each; #5854 was built in September of 1947. In this context, they're passing LEWIS Tower with a passenger train heading to Harrisburg and points East.
Photo Date:  1/23/1954  Upload Date: 10/11/2018 3:20:54 PM
Location:  Lewistown, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Signal,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5854(E7A)
Views:  239   Comments: 2
"'Slimming' The PRR," Page 10, 1958
Title:  "'Slimming' The PRR," Page 10, 1958
Description:  Here is page one of a three-page article entitled "'Slimming' The PRR For More Efficient Operation." It was published originally in the January-February 1958 issue of "Pennsy" magazine, page 10. Top Left Photo: Shown here are Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5854 and two other units pulling an eastbound passenger train near Derry, Pennsylvania. #5854 is an EP-20 built by EMD in 1947 and rated at 2,000 horsepower.
Photo Date:  1/1/1958  Upload Date: 3/18/2017 11:16:50 PM
Location:  Derry, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Passenger,Track
Locomotives:  PRR 5854(E7A)
Views:  230   Comments: 1
"Trains" Magazine, December 1962
Title:  "Trains" Magazine, December 1962
Description:  Here is a photo taken by Mr. J.E. Bradley. It was published originally in the December 1962 issue of "Trains" magazine, pages 28-29. Partial Caption: "Into the shadows of Harrisburg's ancient trainshed trundles Pennsylvania No. 16, the eastbound Pittsburgh-New York 'Duquesne.' During the 5-minute layover, the E-7 diesel units will be replaced by a GG-1 electric." Shown here (L to R) are PRR engines #5854 and another "EP" Class unit whose number is not recorded. Both are EP-20's built by GM-EMD and rated at 2,000 horsepower each. #5854 was built in September of 1947.
Photo Date:  12/1/1962  Upload Date: 8/24/2019 3:22:42 AM
Location:  Harrisburg, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5854(E7A)
Views:  27   Comments: 0


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