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Owner: Penn Central
Model:EMD E8ABuilt As:PRR 5903 (E8A)
Serial Number:13116Order No:6181
Frame Number:6181-A16Built:3/1951
Notes:PC Class E-8A.
Other locos with this serial:  AMTK 310(E8A) PC 4303(E8A)
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PC "Penn Central Passenger Train," 1970
Title:  PC "Penn Central Passenger Train," 1970
Description:  Here is a postal card entitled "Penn Central Passenger Train." No Postmark. Caption On Reverse: "On September 13, 1970, a swift Penn Central westbound passenger train is nearing Horseshoe Curve behind two E-8A's. The train is passing a C-630/SD-45 helper set. Photo by David P. Oroszi." PC #4303 is ex-PRR #5903, an EP-22 built by GM-EMD in March of 1951 and rated at 2,250 horsepower. PC #6319 is ex-PRR #6319, an AF-30 built by the American Locomotive Company in October of 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower.
Photo Date:  9/13/1970  Upload Date: 8/28/2018 12:46:59 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  PC 4303(E8A) PC 6319(C630)
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