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PRR 6040, EF-30A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6040, EF-30A, 1966
Description:  Mid-Mountain. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train West of Altoona, Pennsylvania, during mid-June of 1966. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #6040 and #6055. Both are EF-30A's built by EMD in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower each. They are pushing a westbound mixed-cargo freight train up the Allegheny Mountains, but will uncouple at Gallitzin and return to East Altoona for yet another run up the Mountains.
Photo Date:  6/21/1966  Upload Date: 8/25/2016 11:57:55 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6040(SD40) PRR 6055(SD40)
Views:  725   Comments: 1
PRR 6040
Title:  PRR 6040
Description:  From a "second" with too little room to level the image - (Date and location unknown)
Photo Date:  11/24/1967  Upload Date: 9/9/2016 4:08:26 PM
Location:  Unknown, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PRR 6040(SD40)
Views:  442   Comments: 0
PRR 6042 SD 40
Title:  PRR 6042 SD 40
Description: 
Photo Date:  2/22/2020  Upload Date: 2/29/2020 5:51:54 AM
Location:  Dundee, FL
Author:  Stephie Kolata
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6042(SD40)
Views:  281   Comments: 0
PRR 6046, EF-30A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6046, EF-30A, 1966
Description:  Winter Day. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train in Altoona, Pennsylvania, during February of 1966. Shown here is PRR engine #6046, an EF-30A built by EMD in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. It is pulling a string of empty hopper cars under the 4th Street Bridge on their way up the Allegheny Mountains via the Horseshoe Curve to Gallitzin and points West.
Photo Date:  2/3/1966  Upload Date: 10/28/2016 3:45:07 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Winter
Locomotives:  PRR 6046(SD40)
Views:  445   Comments: 0
prr at gallitzin
Title:  prr at gallitzin
Description:  unknown photographer
Photo Date:  2/10/1968  Upload Date: 8/28/2018 11:48:37 AM
Location:  Gallitzin, PA
Author:  Larry Watkins
Categories:  Scenic,Winter,Track,Action
Locomotives:  PRR 6046(SD40) PRR 2425(C425)
Views:  1204   Comments: 1
PRR 6049, EF-30A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6049, EF-30A, 1966
Description:  Mid-Mountain. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train West of Altoona, Pennsylvania, during mid-June of 1966. Shown here (L to R) is PRR engine #6049 and four other units whose numbers were not recorded. #6049 is an EF-30A built by EMD in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. They are pulling an eastbound mixed-cargo freight train down the Allegheny Mountains to Altoona and points East.
Photo Date:  6/21/1966  Upload Date: 8/26/2016 2:40:45 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6049(SD40)
Views:  351   Comments: 1
PRR 6053, EF-30A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6053, EF-30A, 1966
Description:  Tyrone. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train in Tyrone, Pennsylvania, on 16 April 1966. Shown here (F to R) are PRR engines #6053, #6052, and another unit whose number is not recorded. #6053 and #6052 are both EF-30A's built by EMD in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower each. They are pulling an eastbound merchandise freight train through the Tyrone Station.
Photo Date:  4/16/1966  Upload Date: 8/6/2016 11:38:30 AM
Location:  Tyrone, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  PRR 6053(SD40) PRR 6052(SD40)
Views:  508   Comments: 1
PRR 6028, EF-25A, 1967
Title:  PRR 6028, EF-25A, 1967
Description:  Mid-Mountain. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train West of Altoona, Pennsylvania, during mid-December of 1967. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #6028 and #6054. Both were built by EMD. #6028 is an EF-25A built in 1965 and rated at 2,500 horsepower. #6054 is an EF-30A built in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. They are in the middle of a westbound mixed-cargo freight train on its way up the Allegheny Mountains to Gallitzin and points West.
Photo Date:  12/21/1967  Upload Date: 8/26/2016 3:25:37 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock,Winter
Locomotives:  PRR 6028(SD35) PRR 6054(SD40)
Views:  477   Comments: 0
PRR 6311, AF-27, 1966
Title:  PRR 6311, AF-27, 1966
Description:  Mid-Mountain. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train West of Altoona, Pennsylvania, during mid-June of 1966. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #6311, #6056, and another unit whose number is not visible. #6311 is an AF-27 built by the American Locomotive Company in 1965 and rated at 2,700 horsepower. #6056 is an EF-30A built by EMD in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. They are pushing a westbound mixed-cargo freight train up the Allegheny Mountains, but will uncouple at Gallitzin and return to East Altoona for yet another run up the Mountains.
Photo Date:  6/21/1966  Upload Date: 8/25/2016 11:49:19 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6311(C628) PRR 6056(SD40)
Views:  557   Comments: 1
PRR 6185, EF-36, 1967
Title:  PRR 6185, EF-36, 1967
Description:  Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide showing (R to L) Pennsylvania Railroad engines #6185, #6056, and three more units whose numbers are not recorded. All were built by GM-EMD. #6185 is an EF-36 built in December of 1967 and rated at 3,600 horsepower. #6056 is an EF-30A built in February of 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded. ("LouisFols"; #23 of 31)
Photo Date:  12/31/1967  Upload Date: 6/13/2019 1:53:51 AM
Location:  Phillipsburg, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter,Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 6185(SD45) PRR 6056(SD40)
Views:  230   Comments: 1
The idyllic Middle Division
Title:  The idyllic Middle Division
Description:  Symbol freight PMC-3 follows the placid waters of the Juniata River as it rounds the bend at old Tuscarora Station near MP 148 with 78 cars. Check those Katy gons on the point.
Photo Date:  8/12/1968  Upload Date: 10/11/2012 1:25:25 PM
Location:  Tuscarora, PA
Author:  Rick Erben
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  PRR 6076(SD40) PRR 6057(SD40)
Views:  1388   Comments: 2
PRR 6063, EF-30A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6063, EF-30A, 1966
Description:  Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken in La Grange, Illinois, on 26 February 1966. The photographer is not identified. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6063, an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in February of 1966 and rated as 3,000 horsepower. ("LouisFols"; #21 of 39)
Photo Date:  2/26/1966  Upload Date: 4/30/2020 5:24:58 PM
Location:  LaGrange, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PRR 6063(SD40)
Views:  60   Comments: 0
"Triple Train Treat," Page 20, 1967
Title:  "Triple Train Treat," Page 20, 1967
Description:  Here is page three of a four-page camera study entitled "Triple Train Treat On Horse Shoe." It was published originally in the December 1967 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 20. Photos by J.J. Young, Jr. Top Photo: In the center are two pusher locomotives on the end of a stalled train; one's unidentified, the other's PRR engine #6089 ~ an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in March of 1966 and rated at 3,000 HP. Bottom Photo: Shown here are two PRR pusher locomotives on the end of a westbound TrucTrain: #6153 and #6065 ~ both of which were built by GM-EMD. #6153 is an EF-36 built in January of 1967 and rated at 3,600 HP, while #6065 is an EF-30A built in February of 1966 and rated at 3,000 HP.
Photo Date:  12/1/1967  Upload Date: 7/22/2018 12:58:38 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives:  PRR 6089(SD40) PRR 6153(SD45) PRR 6065(SD40)
Views:  183   Comments: 0
"Triple Train Treat," Page 21, 1967
Title:  "Triple Train Treat," Page 21, 1967
Description:  Here is page four of a four-page camera study entitled "Triple Train Treat On Horse Shoe." It was published originally in the December 1967 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 21. Photos by J.J. Young, Jr.; text by David P. Morgan. Top Photo: In the foreground are two pusher locomotives on the end of a stalled train; one's unidentified, the other's PRR engine #6089 ~ an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in March of 1966 and rated at 3,000 HP. In the background are two PRR pusher locomotives on the end of a westbound TrucTrain: #6153 and #6065 ~ both of which were built by GM-EMD. #6153 is an EF-36 built in January of 1967 and rated at 3,600 HP, while #6065 is an EF-30A built in February of 1966 and rated at 3,000 HP.
Photo Date:  12/1/1967  Upload Date: 7/22/2018 1:01:14 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives:  PRR 6089(SD40) PRR 6153(SD45) PRR 6065(SD40)
Views:  157   Comments: 0
PRR 6076, EF-30A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6076, EF-30A, 1966
Description:  Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken near Leetsdale, Pennsylvania, during November of 1966. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6076, an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in February of 1966 and rated as 3,000 horsepower. The photographer's name and the number of the focal-orange N-5 cabin are not recorded. ("LouisFols"; #22 of 39)
Photo Date:  11/14/1966  Upload Date: 4/30/2020 2:06:01 PM
Location:  Leetsdale, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6076(SD40)
Views:  86   Comments: 0
PRR 6078 With Two Sisters and an Old Lady on Horseshoe Curve
Title:  PRR 6078 With Two Sisters and an Old Lady on Horseshoe Curve
Description:  PRR6078-690223 Horseshoe Curve, Altoona, PA
Photo Date:  2/23/1969  Upload Date: 1/5/2009 8:17:04 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Marty Bernard
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6078(SD40)
Views:  1908   Comments: 3
PRR 6081, EF-30A, c. 1967
Title:  PRR 6081, EF-30A, c. 1967
Description:  Byerly. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Fred Byerly that was taken in Chicago, Illinois, perhaps in 1967. Photo Caption: "EMD SD-40 #6081, 3000-hp, at Chicago, Ill." Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6081, an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in March of 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. This photo comes from a color slide set entitled "Diesels On The Pennsylvania" that's produced and distributed by Blackhawk Films of Davenport, Iowa (819-59).
Photo Date:  9/9/1967  Upload Date: 11/3/2018 9:57:40 AM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  PRR 6081(SD40)
Views:  151   Comments: 1
PRR 6082
Title:  PRR 6082
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/25/2008  Upload Date: 9/9/2008 8:36:40 PM
Location:  Whiting, IN
Author:  Ryan Kertis
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6082(SD40)
Views:  326   Comments: 0
PRR 6513, GF-25A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6513, GF-25A, 1966
Description:  Horseshoe Curve-1966. Here is an original photo that I took at the Pennsylvania Railroad's Horseshoe Curve near Altoona, Pennsylvania, during mid-May of 1966. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #6513 and #6083. #6513 is a GF-25A built by General Electric in 1965 and rated at 2,500 horsepower. #6083 is an EF-30A built by EMD in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. They are pulling a westbound mixed-cargo freight around the Horseshoe Curve and up the Allegheny Mountains to Gallitzin and points West.
Photo Date:  5/21/1966  Upload Date: 7/9/2016 11:40:11 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6513(U25C) PRR 6083(SD40)
Views:  1816   Comments: 7
PRR 6084, EF-30A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6084, EF-30A, 1966
Description:  Chione. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken in Toledo, Ohio, during September of 1966. The photographer is not identified. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6084, an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in March of 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. Partly visible on the right is GM-EMD SD-45 demonstrator engine #4354.
Photo Date:  9/22/1966  Upload Date: 7/25/2018 1:46:53 PM
Location:  Toledo, OH
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 6084(SD40)
Views:  227   Comments: 1
PRR 6086, EF-30A, 1966
Title:  PRR 6086, EF-30A, 1966
Description:  Tyrone. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train in Tyrone, Pennsylvania, on 16 April 1966. Shown here (R to L) are PRR engines #6086, #6087, and another unit whose number is not recorded. #6086 and #6087 are both EF-30A's built by EMD in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower each. They are pulling a westbound mixed-cargo freight train through the Tyrone Station. Part of the original Station building is visible on the left.
Photo Date:  4/16/1966  Upload Date: 8/17/2016 5:00:54 PM
Location:  Tyrone, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  PRR 6086(SD40) PRR 6087(SD40)
Views:  472   Comments: 2
NS 3446
Title:  NS 3446
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/24/2000  Upload Date: 3/7/2011 2:03:28 PM
Location:  Parlin, NJ
Author:  Christopher Esposito
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  NS 3446(SD40-2) CR 6313(SD40) CR 6341(SD40) PRR 6088(SD40)
Views:  732   Comments: 0
"Triple Train Treat," Front Cover, 1967
Title:  "Triple Train Treat," Front Cover, 1967
Description:  Here is the front cover of a four-page camera study entitled "Triple Train Treat On Horse Shoe." It was published originally on the December 1967 issue of "Trains" magazine. Cover Caption: "Horse Shoe action, J.J. Young, Jr.; Baldwin 6001, H.L. Broadbelt Collection." Both westbound and eastbound hotshots flank a stalled train of empty hoppers at the Pennsylvania Railroad's Horseshoe Curve on Sunday, 14 May 1967. Heading a TrucTrain on the left is PRR engine #2358, an EF-25 built by GM-EMD in March of 1965 and rated at 2,500 HP. The nearest of two pusher engines on the stalled train is PRR engine #6089, an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in March of 1966 and rated at 3,000 HP; it's coupled to PRR N-5C cabin car #477843.
Photo Date:  12/1/1967  Upload Date: 7/22/2018 12:49:08 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives:  PRR 2358(GP35) PRR 6089(SD40)
Views:  165   Comments: 0
"Triple Train Treat," Page 18, 1967
Title:  "Triple Train Treat," Page 18, 1967
Description:  Here is page one of a four-page camera study entitled "Triple Train Treat On Horse Shoe." It was published originally in the December 1967 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 18. Photos by J.J. Young, Jr.; text by David P. Morgan. Top Photo: In the foreground is PRR engine #1361, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during May of 1918, retired in September of 1956, enshrined at the Curve on 8 June 1957, and restored for excursion service in April of 1987. In the background are three PRR engines pulling a westbound TrucTrain: #2358, #6517, and #6167. #2358 is an EF-25 built by GM-EMD in March of 1965 and rated at 2,500 HP. #6517 is a GF-25A built by GE in December of 1965 and rated at 2,500 HP. #6167 is an EF-36 built by GM-EMD in January of 1967 and rated at 3,600 HP. Bottom Photo: On the left is PRR engine #2358 heading the westbound TrucTrain. In the center are two pusher locomotives on the end of a stalled train; one's unidentified, the other's PRR engine #6089 ~ an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in March of 1966 and rated at 3,000 HP. Also visible is PRR N-5C cabin car #477843.
Photo Date:  12/1/1967  Upload Date: 7/22/2018 12:52:22 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1361(4-6-2) PRR 6517(U25C) PRR 6167(SD45) PRR 2358(GP35) PRR 6089(SD40)
Views:  421   Comments: 0
"Triple Train Treat," Page 19, 1967
Title:  "Triple Train Treat," Page 19, 1967
Description:  Here is page two of a four-page camera study entitled "Triple Train Treat On Horse Shoe." It was published originally in the December 1967 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 19. Photos by J.J. Young, Jr. Bottom Left-Hand Photo: Partially visible here is the third of three PRR locomotives pulling an eastbound merchandise freight train: #6144, an EF-36 built by GM-EMD in January of 1967 and rated at 3,600 HP. Bottom Right-Hand Photo: In the center are two pusher locomotives on the end of a stalled train; one's unidentified, the other's PRR engine #6089 ~ an EF-30A built by GM-EMD in March of 1966 and rated at 3,000 HP.
Photo Date:  12/1/1967  Upload Date: 7/22/2018 12:55:11 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives:  PRR 6144(SD45) PRR 6089(SD40)
Views:  181   Comments: 0
PRR 6093
Title:  PRR 6093
Description:  (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  6/21/1967  Upload Date: 7/7/2016 10:53:45 AM
Location:  Dennison, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Signal
Locomotives:  PRR 6093(SD40)
Views:  388   Comments: 0
NS 3442
Title:  NS 3442
Description:  Another shot of the 3442 leading the C32
Photo Date:  6/13/2006  Upload Date: 6/14/2006 6:34:44 PM
Location:  Wellsville, OH
Author:  Richard Vitchner
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NS 3442(SD40-2) PRR 6098(SD40)
Views:  772   Comments: 1
PRR 6102, EF-30A, 1967
Title:  PRR 6102, EF-30A, 1967
Description:  Mid-Mountain. Here is an original photo that I took of a Pennsylvania Railroad train West of Altoona, Pennsylvania, during mid-December of 1967. Shown here (L to R) are PRR engines #6102 and another whose number was not recorded. Both were built by EMD. #6102 is an EF-30A built in 1966 and rated at 3,000 horsepower. They are pushing a westbound mixed-cargo freight train up the Allegheny Mountains, but will uncouple at Gallitzin and return to East Altoona for yet another run up the Mountains.
Photo Date:  12/21/1967  Upload Date: 8/26/2016 3:30:23 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  RollingStock,Winter
Locomotives:  PRR 6102(SD40)
Views:  917   Comments: 0


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