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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:BLW DR6-4-2000Built As:PRR 5783A (DR6-4-2000)
Serial Number:73518Order No:
Frame Number:Built:11/1948
Notes:PRR Class BP-20.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 5783(DR6-4-2000)
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PRR 5783, BP-20, c. 1953
Title:  PRR 5783, BP-20, c. 1953
Description:  Byerly. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Fred Byerly that was taken in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Ohio, perhaps in 1953. Photo Caption: "Baldwin DR-6-2000, 2000-hp, at Pittsburgh, Pa." Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5783, a BP-20 built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in November of 1948, rated at 2,000 horsepower, and retired in November of 1964 after just 16 years of passenger service. This photo comes from a color slide set entitled "Diesels On The Pennsylvania" that's produced and distributed by Blackhawk Films of Davenport, Iowa (819-24).
Photo Date:  9/9/1953  Upload Date: 10/27/2018 2:51:51 AM
Location:  Pittsburgh, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5783(DR6-4-2000)
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PRR 5783
Title:  PRR 5783
Description:  PRR Shark 5783 awaits the arrival of a GG-1 powered train at South Amboy. Photo contributed with permission of Ebay seller Superfast454.
Photo Date:  8/1/1957  Upload Date: 7/10/2007 2:41:24 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
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Locomotives:  PRR 5783(DR6-4-2000)
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