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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:BLW 2-10-0Built As:PRR 4543 (2-10-0)
Serial Number:56887Order No:
Frame Number:30.5X32 cylinders, 62" driversBuilt:8/1923
Notes:PRR Class I-1SA.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 4543(2-10-0)
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"Straight Talk," Page 18, 1955
Title:  "Straight Talk," Page 18, 1955
Description:  Here is page five of a seven-page cover article by David P. Morgan entitled "Straight Talk from the Pennsy." It was published originally in the July 1955 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 18. Shown here are two Pennsylvania Railroad steam locomotives pushing a mixed-cargo freight train around the Horseshoe Curve and up the Allegheny Mountains to Gallitzin and points West. The leading engine is #4543, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1923 and retired in August of 1959. Also visible is PRR N-5 caboose #477747.
Photo Date:  7/1/1955  Upload Date: 5/31/2017 1:50:22 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock,Winter,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4543(2-10-0)
Views:  178   Comments: 0
"Trains" Magazine, July 1955
Title:  "Trains" Magazine, July 1955
Description:  Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer in an article by David P. Morgan entitled "Straight Talk from the Pennsy." It was published originally in the July 1955 issue of "Trains" magazine, pages 18-19. Shown here are two PRR engines pushing a mixed-cargo freight train around the Horseshoe Curve and up the Allegheny Mountains to Gallitzin and points West. In the lead is #4543, an I-1SA (2-10-0) "Decapod" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1923 and retired in August of 1959. Also visible is PRR N-5 cabin car #477747.
Photo Date:  7/1/1955  Upload Date: 6/10/2017 7:25:34 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 4543(2-10-0)
Views:  159   Comments: 0


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