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PRR 16, K-4S, 1947
Title:  PRR 16, K-4S, 1947
Description:  Here is a photo of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #16, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during March of 1918 and retired in December of 1954 after 36 years of faithful service. The photographer's name is not recorded. Henry C. Westenberger Collection; #19 of 29.
Photo Date:  7/12/1947  Upload Date: 8/3/2018 3:26:36 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 16(4-6-2)
Views:  126   Comments: 0
PRR 16, K-4S, c. 1950
Title:  PRR 16, K-4S, c. 1950
Description:  Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #16, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1918 and retired in December of 1954. The date and the location are approximations. Roy Healey Collection; #23 of 40.
Photo Date:  8/15/1950  Upload Date: 3/9/2018 3:49:54 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 16(4-6-2)
Views:  178   Comments: 0
PRR 16, K-4S, c. 1950
Title:  PRR 16, K-4S, c. 1950
Description:  Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #16, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1918 and retired in December of 1954. The date and the location are approximations. Roy Healey Collection; #24 of 40.
Photo Date:  8/15/1950  Upload Date: 3/9/2018 3:51:31 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 16(4-6-2)
Views:  166   Comments: 0
"Steam From Altoona," Page 26, 1963
Title:  "Steam From Altoona," Page 26, 1963
Description:  Here is page three of an eight-page article by William D. Gorman entitled "Steam From Altoona." It was published originally in the December 1963 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 26. Bottom Photo, Partial Caption: "Pennsy Pacific No. 43 . . . wheeled fast passenger trains between Camden and Atlantic City." Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #43, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in August of 1952.
Photo Date:  12/1/1963  Upload Date: 10/27/2017 4:03:35 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 43(4-6-2)
Views:  161   Comments: 0
"Long Island Rail Road," Page 37, 1960
Title:  "Long Island Rail Road," Page 37, 1960
Description:  Here is page two of a two-page article entitled "Long Island Rail Road: Roster compiled by Savas Stavropoulos." It was published originally in the August 1960 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 37. Top Photo: Shown here is LIRR engine #49, a G-5S (4-6-0) "Ten Wheeler" built in Juniata during August of 1929. Third Photo Down: Shown on the right is LIRR engine #50, a G-5S (4-6-0) "Ten Wheeler" built in Juniata in November of 1929. Bottom Photo: Shown on the left is LIRR engine #21, a G-5S (4-6-0) "Ten Wheeler" built in Juniata in January of 1924.
Photo Date:  8/1/1960  Upload Date: 1/17/2017 12:00:47 AM
Location:  Long Island City, NY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Roster,Steam
Locomotives:  LIRR 49(4-6-0) LIRR 50(4-6-2) LIRR 21(4-6-0)
Views:  187   Comments: 0
G5s #50 backing * Date Unknown
Title:  G5s #50 backing * Date Unknown
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/22/2015  Upload Date: 12/27/2015 7:53:22 PM
Location:  Jamaica, NY
Author: 
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  LIRR 50(4-6-2)
Views:  325   Comments: 0
PRSL Locomotive Roster, Page 56, 1941
Title:  PRSL Locomotive Roster, Page 56, 1941
Description:  Here is page one of a four-page article entitled "Locomotives: Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines." It was published originally in the December 1941 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 56. Photo Caption: "Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines Train Number 1073 (The Sea Plane) crosses New Jersey twice to connect New York with Atlantic City. Here, she's shown just after a change of engines at Trenton. Number 269, one of the Pennsylvania's big K-4's, has just taken the place of the GG-1 in the background." #269 is a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1918 and retired in September of 1952.
Photo Date:  12/1/1941  Upload Date: 2/13/2018 3:24:36 AM
Location:  Trenton, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Roster,Station,Steam,Signal,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 269(4-6-2)
Views:  171   Comments: 0
LIRR 518, K-4S, 1949
Title:  LIRR 518, K-4S, 1949
Description:  Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Port Jefferson, New York, on 7 May 1949. Shown here is Long Island Rail Road engine #518, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during May of 1918 and retired in December of 1955 after 37 years of faithful service. Raymond C. Laws Collection; #9 of 17.
Photo Date:  5/7/1949  Upload Date: 3/17/2019 10:55:55 AM
Location:  Port Jefferson, NY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  LIRR 518(4-6-2)
Views:  27   Comments: 0
LIRR 518, K-4S, c. 1949
Title:  LIRR 518, K-4S, c. 1949
Description:  Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken near Port Jefferson, New York, perhaps in 1949. Shown here is Long Island Rail Road engine #518, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during May of 1918 and retired in December of 1955 after 37 years of faithful service. Raymond C. Laws Collection; #10 of 17.
Photo Date:  8/15/1949  Upload Date: 3/17/2019 10:57:01 AM
Location:  Port Jefferson, NY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  LIRR 518(4-6-2)
Views:  21   Comments: 0
PRR 518, K-4S, c. 1955
Title:  PRR 518, K-4S, c. 1955
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #518, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during May of 1918 and retired in December of 1955 after 37 years of faithful service. The photographer's name, the date, and the location are not recorded.
Photo Date:  8/15/1955  Upload Date: 7/22/2018 2:39:00 AM
Location:  Camden, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 518(4-6-2)
Views:  46   Comments: 1
PRR 526, K-4S, c. 1951
Title:  PRR 526, K-4S, c. 1951
Description:  Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #526, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1918 and retired in October of 1955. Photo taken in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, on 31 March 1951. Roy Healey Collection; #25 of 40.
Photo Date:  3/31/1951  Upload Date: 3/9/2018 3:54:09 AM
Location:  Sunbury, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 526(4-6-2)
Views:  132   Comments: 0
PRR Locomotive Roster, Page 50, JUL 1941
Title:  PRR Locomotive Roster, Page 50, JUL 1941
Description:  Here is page one of a 34-page article (in five installments) entitled "Locomotives Of the Pennsylvania." It was published originally in the July 1941 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 50. Pictured in the immediate foreground (L to R) are PRR engines #1647, #3367, #612, and #5700. #1647 is an E-6S (4-4-2) "Atlantic" built in Juniata during 1914 and retired in October of 1949. #3367 is a K-2S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata as a K-2 during 1911, rebuilt as a K-2S in September of 1913, and retired in September of 1932. #612 is a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in April of 1958. #5700 is a G-5S (4-6-0) "Ten-Wheeler" built in Juniata during 1924, renumbered "1812" in April of 1952, and retired in 1955.
Photo Date:  11/1/1941  Upload Date: 2/14/2018 7:36:06 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Roster,Bridge,Yard,Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 1647(4-4-2) PRR 3367(4-6-2) PRR 612(4-6-2) PRR 5700(4-6-2)
Views:  140   Comments: 0
Horseshoe Curve Souvenir, Plate 5, 1952
Title:  Horseshoe Curve Souvenir, Plate 5, 1952
Description:  Here is the fifth of 18 photos by Fred McLeod that are included in a souvenir brochure entitled "Horseshoe Curve; Pennsylvania Railroad; Altoona, Pa." Photo Caption: "Triple-Header Locomotives on Upgrade." Shown here (L to R) are PRR engines #612, another K-4S, and a T-1 powering a passenger train up the Allegheny Mountains to Gallitzin, Pittsburgh, and points West. #612 is a K-4SA (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata as a K-4S during April of 1917, later equipped with a front-end throttle and reclassified as a K-4SA, and retired in April of 1958 after 41 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  8/23/1952  Upload Date: 2/5/2019 1:29:55 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 612(4-6-2)
Views:  64   Comments: 0
"Pennsy Power Parade," Page 11, 1954
Title:  "Pennsy Power Parade," Page 11, 1954
Description:  Here is page two of a 15-page cover article by Walter A. Lucas entitled "Pennsy Power Parade." It was published in the November 1954 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 11. Photo Caption: "Before the catenary came to Philadelphia in 1932, Nos. 1647 (E6), 3367 (K2), 612 (K4), and 5700 (G5) awaited transfer near site of new 30th Street Station. Viaduct at rear carried freight trains over the city." Engine #1647 is an E-6S (4-4-2) "Atlantic" built in Juniata during 1914 and retired in October of 1949. Engine #3367 is a K-2S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1911 and retired in September of 1932. Engine #612 is a K-4SA (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in April of 1958. Engine #5700 is a G-5S (4-6-0) built in Juniata during 1924, renumbered "1812" in April of 1952, and retired in 1955.
Photo Date:  11/1/1954  Upload Date: 4/16/2017 12:56:23 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1647(4-4-2) PRR 3367(4-6-2) PRR 612(4-6-2) PRR 5700(4-6-2)
Views:  205   Comments: 0
PRR "Pennsylvania 612," K-4S, 1957
Title:  PRR "Pennsylvania 612," K-4S, 1957
Description:  Here is a postal card entitled "Pennsylvania 612." No Postmark. Caption On Reverse: "A photo run during a rail excursion pleases the fans as Pacific K-4 No. 612 blasts through Englishtown, N.J., October 1957." Photo by Mr. Marvin H. Cohen. #612 is a K-4SA (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during April of 1917 and retired in April of 1958 after 41 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  10/13/1957  Upload Date: 9/23/2018 1:29:27 AM
Location:  Englishtown, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 612(4-6-2)
Views:  110   Comments: 1
"World Famous," Page 61, 1973
Title:  "World Famous," Page 61, 1973
Description:  Here is page 61 of a 64-page booklet published by Harry P. Albrecht entitled "World Famous Horseshoe Curve, Altoona, Pennsylvania Railroad." It was issued originally during September of 1973. Visible in the foreground is PRR engine #612, a K-4SA (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in April of 1958. (For location, see the Diagram on Page 40.)
Photo Date:  9/22/1973  Upload Date: 5/30/2017 1:01:20 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 612(4-6-2)
Views:  140   Comments: 0
PRR 623, K-4S, c. 1946
Title:  PRR 623, K-4S, c. 1946
Description:  Huntingdon. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide that was taken by an unidentified photographer near Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, perhaps in 1946. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #623, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in May of 1948 after 31 years of faithful service. In this contest, it's hauling an eastbound Troop Train. (SPM)
Photo Date:  10/7/1946  Upload Date: 12/15/2018 1:42:27 PM
Location:  Huntingdon, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 623(4-6-2)
Views:  115   Comments: 2
Altoona RR Pictorial History, Page 9, 1996
Title:  Altoona RR Pictorial History, Page 9, 1996
Description:  Here is a photo that was included in the "Altoona Area Railroad Pictorial History" edited by Linda White and published in 1996 by The Altoona Mirror, page 9. Photo Caption: "K-4 engine No. 623 takes on sand at the East Altoona Coal Wharf in this photo taken in the 1940s. Coal and water also were replinished at the facility, which was razed in 1968." Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #623, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in May of 1948. This locomotive is facing toward Bellwood and Harrisburg.
Photo Date:  1/1/1996  Upload Date: 11/23/2017 7:31:40 PM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 623(4-6-2)
Views:  126   Comments: 0
PRR "Broadway Limited," c. 1929
Title:  PRR "Broadway Limited," c. 1929
Description:  Here is a postal card entitled "Broadway Limited ~ Pennsylvania Railroad System." No Postmark. Caption On Reverse: "The Broadway Limited is America's foremost train. It makes the daily run over the Pennsylvania Railroad System between New York and Chicago in 20 hours; Philadelphia and Chicago in 18-1/4 hours." Depicted here pulling an eight-car consist is PRR engine #646, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during March of 1918 and retired in November of 1957 after 39 years of faithful service. The artist's name and the date are not recorded.
Photo Date:  9/22/1929  Upload Date: 9/9/2017 2:34:05 AM
Location:  Lewistown, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 646(4-6-2)
Views:  520   Comments: 0
PRR 646, K-4S, 1955
Title:  PRR 646, K-4S, 1955
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. Don Ball, Jr., that was taken in Jersey City, New Jersey, on 5 May 1955. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #646, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1918 and retired in November of 1957. William Nixon Collection #50065.
Photo Date:  5/5/1955  Upload Date: 3/15/2018 11:33:34 AM
Location:  Jersey City, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Signal,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 646(4-6-2)
Views:  195   Comments: 0
PRR 646 sits in the yard
Title:  PRR 646 sits in the yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/1/1955  Upload Date: 11/20/2012 6:26:21 PM
Location:  Camden, NJ
Author:  Joseph Petaccio Jr.
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 646(4-6-2)
Views:  949   Comments: 0
PRR 646, K-4S, 1955
Title:  PRR 646, K-4S, 1955
Description:  SPM. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Monmouth Beach, New Jersey, on 8 August 1955. Shown here (L to R) are Pennsylvania Railroad engine #646, a unidentified Central Railroad of New Jersey Baldwin-built diesel, and an unidentified PRR locomotive. #646 is a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during March of 1918 and retired in November of 1957.
Photo Date:  8/8/1955  Upload Date: 12/14/2018 1:17:20 PM
Location:  Monmouth Junction, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 646(4-6-2)
Views:  91   Comments: 1
PRR 3752, K-4S, c. 1956
Title:  PRR 3752, K-4S, c. 1956
Description:  Miscellany. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. Mayer Pearlman that was taken in Souh Amboy, New Jersey, perhaps in 1956. Photo Caption: "Pair of Pennsylvania K-4's at South Amboy, N.J." Shown here (L to R) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #3752 and #646. Both are K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacifics" built in Juniata. #3752 was built during April of 1920 and retired in April of 1958, while #646 was built during March of 1918 and retired in November of 1957. This photo comes from a color slide set entitled "Railroads Around New York" that's produced by Blackhawk Films of Davenport, Iowa (254-17).
Photo Date:  3/21/1956  Upload Date: 8/28/2018 1:44:11 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 3752(4-6-2) PRR 646(4-6-2)
Views:  99   Comments: 0
PRR 646, K-4S, 1956
Title:  PRR 646, K-4S, 1956
Description:  Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in South Amboy, New Jersey, sometime in 1946. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #646, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during March of 1918 and retired in November of 1957 after 39 years of faithful service. The numbers of the other two locomotives and the exact date are not recorded. Raymond C. Laws Collection; #11 of 17.
Photo Date:  8/15/1956  Upload Date: 3/10/2019 10:19:47 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 646(4-6-2)
Views:  33   Comments: 0
PRR 646
Title:  PRR 646
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/20/1959  Upload Date: 3/28/2009 9:35:57 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Unknown
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 646(4-6-2)
Views:  1091   Comments: 1
PRR 830, K-4S, c. 1954
Title:  PRR 830, K-4S, c. 1954
Description:  Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken during a railfan excursion in Bay Head Junction, New Jersey. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #830, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in April of 1958. Also visible on the right (L to R) are portions of PRR diesel-electric engines #5883 and #5882; both are EP-20's built by GM-EMD in 1949 and rated at 2,000 horsepower each. The date is an approximation. Roy Healey Collection; #10 of 12.
Photo Date:  7/4/1954  Upload Date: 3/9/2018 3:57:48 AM
Location:  Bay Head Junction, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 830(4-6-2) PRR 5883(E7A) PRR 5882(E7A)
Views:  168   Comments: 0
PRR 830, K-4S, c. 1954
Title:  PRR 830, K-4S, c. 1954
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unidentified photographer that was taken during a railfan excursion in Bay Head Junction, New Jersey. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #830, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in April of 1958. Also visible on the right is a portion of PRR engine #5883, an EP-20 built by GM-EMD in April of 1949 and rated at 2,000 horsepower. The date is an approximation.
Photo Date:  7/4/1954  Upload Date: 7/21/2018 10:50:16 PM
Location:  Bay Head Junction, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 830(4-6-2) PRR 5883(E7A)
Views:  96   Comments: 0
PRR 830, K-4S, 1954
Title:  PRR 830, K-4S, 1954
Description:  Wood. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide (converted to B&W) of a photo by Mr. Don Wood that was taken in Morgan, New Jersey, in September of 1954. Shown here (F to R) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #830 and another "K" Class locomotive whose number is not recorded. #830 is a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in April of 1958 after 41 years of faithful service. Published and distributed by Audio-Visual Designs; 47825C. (SPM)
Photo Date:  9/30/1954  Upload Date: 1/30/2019 2:27:06 AM
Location:  Morgan, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 830(4-6-2)
Views:  44   Comments: 1
PRR 830, K-4S, 1955
Title:  PRR 830, K-4S, 1955
Description:  Chione. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken in South Amboy, New Jersey, in July of 1955. The photographer is not identified. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #830, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in April of 1958 after 41 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  7/7/1955  Upload Date: 1/6/2019 12:42:53 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 830(4-6-2)
Views:  68   Comments: 1
PRR 830, K-4S, 1956
Title:  PRR 830, K-4S, 1956
Description:  Coal Power. Here is an original photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Bay Head Junction, New Jersey, on 20 May 1956. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #830, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in April of 1958 after 41 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  5/20/1956  Upload Date: 8/28/2018 1:38:17 AM
Location:  Bay Head Junction, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 830(4-6-2)
Views:  35   Comments: 0
PRR 830, K-4S, 1957
Title:  PRR 830, K-4S, 1957
Description:  Chione. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken in Belmar, New Jersey, on 4 July 1957. The photographer is not identified. Shown here (R to L) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #830 and another "Pacific" whose number is not recorded. #830 is a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in April of 1958 after 41 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  7/4/1957  Upload Date: 9/1/2018 10:02:34 AM
Location:  Belmar, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 830(4-6-2)
Views:  63   Comments: 0
PRR 830, K-4S, 1957
Title:  PRR 830, K-4S, 1957
Description:  Chione. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken in South Amboy, New Jersey, on 27 August 1957. The photographer is not identified. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #830, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in April of 1958 after 41 years of faithful service. Partially visible in the background is PRR engine #5643, an AS-10 switcher built by the American Locomotive Company in March of 1950 , rated at 1,000 horsepower, and retired in May of 1965 after just 15 years of revenue service.
Photo Date:  8/27/1957  Upload Date: 1/1/2019 10:17:12 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 830(4-6-2) PRR 5643(S2)
Views:  63   Comments: 1
"Second Engine 28," Page 50, 1975
Title:  "Second Engine 28," Page 50, 1975
Description:  Here is page nine of a ten-page cover article by John R. Crosby entitled "Second Engine 28: Three Fingers Down on the Rump Meant 3 Minutes Late." It was published originally in the March 1975 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 50. Shown here is an in-cab view of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #830, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in April of 1958. Photo taken in by Don Wood in South Amboy, New Jersery.
Photo Date:  3/1/1975  Upload Date: 9/16/2017 10:37:26 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  InCab,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 830(4-6-2)
Views:  120   Comments: 0
PRR 920, K-4S, c. 1956
Title:  PRR 920, K-4S, c. 1956
Description:  Wood. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. Don Wood that was taken in South Amboy, New Jersey, perhaps in 1956. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #920, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in 1959 after 42 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  3/21/1956  Upload Date: 9/29/2018 12:37:07 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 920(4-6-2)
Views:  99   Comments: 1
PRR 920, K-4S, 1956
Title:  PRR 920, K-4S, 1956
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide by an unknown photographer that was taken in South Amboy, New Jersey, in 1956. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #920, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in 1959 after 42 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  12/5/1956  Upload Date: 3/3/2019 3:14:12 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 920(4-6-2)
Views:  24   Comments: 0
PRR 2897, H-9S, 1957
Title:  PRR 2897, H-9S, 1957
Description:  Miscellany. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. William K. Viekman that was taken in Camden, New Jersey, in 1957. Photo Caption: "Pennsylvania K-4's Nos. 920 and 3747 and H-9s No. 2897, at Camden, N.J., 1957." #920 and #3747 are both K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacifics" built in Juniata: #920 was built in during July of 1917 and retired in 1959, while #3747 was built during March of 1920 and retired in November of 1957. #2897 is an H-9S (2-8-0) "Consolidated" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an H-8SB during November of 1910, rebuilt in Juniata as an H-9S in August of 1923, and retired in October of 1957. This photo comes from a color slide set entitled "Steam Power ~ East and West" that's produced and distributed by Blackhawk Films of Davenport, Iowa (816-13).
Photo Date:  1/23/1957  Upload Date: 1/28/2019 11:07:18 AM
Location:  Camden, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Winter,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 920(4-6-2) PRR 3747(4-6-2) PRR 2897(2-8-0)
Views:  53   Comments: 0
"Railroad" Magazine, August 1957
Title:  "Railroad" Magazine, August 1957
Description:  Wood. Here is a photo taken by Mr. Don Wood. It was published originally in the August 1957 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 76. Partial Caption: "The Pennsylvania still uses some steam power, including No. 6738, shown wheeling a long string of freight out of Enola, Pa." Shown here is PRR engine #6738, an M-1B (4-8-2) "Mountain" built as an M-1A by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1930, rebuilt in Juniata as an M-1B in October of 1948, and retired in September of 1959. Also visible to the right is PRR engine #920, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in 1959, some 42 years of yeoman's service later!
Photo Date:  8/1/1957  Upload Date: 10/21/2017 1:48:25 AM
Location:  Duncannon, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6738(4-8-2) PRR 920(4-6-2)
Views:  302   Comments: 0
"Pennsy Power Parade," Page 22, 1954
Title:  "Pennsy Power Parade," Page 22, 1954
Description:  Here is page 13 of a 15-page cover article by Walter A. Lucas entitled "Pennsy Power Parade." It was published in the November 1954 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 22. Top Photo Caption: "One of the Pennsy's powerful J1 Class freight locomotives: No. 6474. Sixty-five of these 2-10-4's were put into service between 1942 and 1944." Engine #6474 is a J-1 (2-10-4) "Texas" built in Juniata during 1943 and retired in September of 1957. Bottom Photo Caption: "Several K4s Class passenger engines wore streamlined shrouds during early days of diesel revolution. No. 1120 looked like this in 1940." Engine #1120 is a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in December of 1954.
Photo Date:  11/1/1954  Upload Date: 4/16/2017 2:40:22 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 6474(2-10-4) PRR 1120(4-6-2)
Views:  237   Comments: 0
"Story Of A Pacific," Page 53, 1956
Title:  "Story Of A Pacific," Page 53, 1956
Description:  Here is page ten of a 15-page cover article by Frederick Westing entitled "This Is The Story Of A Pacific ~ The World's Greatest." It was published originally in the August 1956 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 53. Both of the locomotives pictured here are PRR Class K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacifics." Top Photo: #1120 was built in Juniata during 1917, streamlined in 1940, and retired in December of 1954. Bottom Photo: #5471 was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1927 and retired in August of 1956.
Photo Date:  8/1/1956  Upload Date: 6/18/2018 1:51:32 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1120(4-6-2) PRR 5471(4-6-2)
Views:  130   Comments: 0
"Pennsy Pacifics," Page 25, 1965
Title:  "Pennsy Pacifics," Page 25, 1965
Description:  Here is page five of an eight-page article by Fred Westing entitled "The Great Days of Steam and the Glory of Pennsy Pacifics." It was published originally in the March 1965 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 25. Top Photo: Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #5475, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1927 and retired in April of 1958. Bottom Photo: Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1120, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in December of 1954. It is shown pulling a passenger train near South Amboy, New Jersey.
Photo Date:  3/1/1965  Upload Date: 7/17/2016 10:49:23 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5475(4-6-2) PRR 1120(4-6-2)
Views:  360   Comments: 0
"Pennsy Pacifics," Page 26, 1965
Title:  "Pennsy Pacifics," Page 26, 1965
Description:  Here is page six of an eight-page article by Fred Westing entitled "The Great Days of Steam and the Glory of Pennsy Pacifics." It was published originally in the March 1965 issue of "Railroad" magazine, page 26. Top Photo: Shown here (L to R) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #3378 and another unit whose number is not recorded. #3378 is a K-2S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1911 and retired in November of 1938. They are shown pulling an excursion train at Logansport, Indiana, on 04 October 1936. Bottom Photo: Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1120, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in December of 1954.
Photo Date:  3/1/1965  Upload Date: 7/17/2016 10:51:55 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 3378(4-6-2) PRR 1120(4-6-2)
Views:  271   Comments: 0
Interview With Clair Clugh, Page 22, 1996
Title:  Interview With Clair Clugh, Page 22, 1996
Description:  Here is page nine of a 29-page article by Eric Hirsimaki entitled "Interview With Clair I. Clugh: Manager, Altoona Works (Retired)." It was published originally in the Summer 1996 issue of "Keystone" magazine, page 22. Top Photo Caption: "Once streamlined (in 1940) K-4S #1120 at Bay Head Junction, N.J., summer, 1954. This Juniata Shops product was built in July 1917 and would be sold for scrap in December of 1954." Photo by Don Wood. Third Photo Down Caption: "I-1SA #4344 and merchandise consist on (westbound freight) Track #3, passing Slope Tower." Photo from Frederic V. Schaefer. Shown here is PRR engine #4344, an I-1SA built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works as an I-1S during 1922, rebuilt in Juniata as an I-1SA in December of 1941, and retired in March of 1952. Fourth Photo Down Caption: "J-1 #6441 and consist, nearing 7th St. bridge, westbound." Photo from Frederic V. Shaefer. Shown here is PRR engine #6441, a J-1 (2-10-4) "Texas" built in Juniata during 1943 and retired in April of 1958.
Photo Date:  6/21/1996  Upload Date: 12/6/2017 3:36:01 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Yard,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 6441(2-10-4) PRR 1120(4-6-2)
Views:  184   Comments: 0
PRR 1139, K-4S, 1954
Title:  PRR 1139, K-4S, 1954
Description:  Chione. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken in Bay Head Junction, New Jersey, on 27 August 1954. The photographer is not identified. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1139, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in 1956 after 39 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  8/27/1954  Upload Date: 6/22/2018 2:56:40 AM
Location:  Bay Head Junction, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1139(4-6-2)
Views:  181   Comments: 1
PRR 1139
Title:  PRR 1139
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/1/1955  Upload Date: 3/27/2008 8:44:51 AM
Location:  Camden, NJ
Author:  EDWARD J. OZOG
Categories: 
Locomotives:  PRR 1139(4-6-2)
Views:  2518   Comments: 0
PRR 1139, K-4S, 1955
Title:  PRR 1139, K-4S, 1955
Description:  Flattley. Here is a photo by Mr. T.M. Flattley, Jr., that was taken in Haddonfield, New Jersey, on 27 August 1955. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1139, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in 1956 after 39 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  8/27/1955  Upload Date: 3/23/2019 2:23:33 PM
Location:  Haddonfield, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 1139(4-6-2)
Views:  24   Comments: 0
"Story Of A Pacific," Page 54, 1956
Title:  "Story Of A Pacific," Page 54, 1956
Description:  Here is page 11 of a 15-page cover article by Frederick Westing entitled "This Is The Story Of A Pacific ~ The World's Greatest." It was published originally in the August 1956 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 54. All of the locomotives pictured here are PRR Class K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacifics." Top Left-Hand Photo: #5473 was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during 1927, reconditioned in 1944, and retired in February of 1956. Top Right-Hand Photo: #3876 was built in Juniata during 1923 and retired in April of 1950. Bottom Left-Hand Photo: #5385 was built in Juniata during 1924 and retired in June of 1948. Bottom Right-Hand Photo: #1139 was built in Juniata during 1917 and retired in 1956 after 39 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  8/1/1956  Upload Date: 6/18/2018 1:54:47 AM
Location:  Altoona(Juniata), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5473(4-6-2) PRR 3876(4-6-2) PRR 1139(4-6-2) PRR 5385(4-6-2)
Views:  129   Comments: 0
PRR 1188, K-4S, 1944
Title:  PRR 1188, K-4S, 1944
Description:  Here is a photo by an unidentified photographer that was taken in Chicago, Illinois, on 1 September 1944. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1188, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in September of 1955 after 38 years of faithful service. Note the experimental streamlined smoke deflector. Raymond C. Laws Collection; #12 of 17.
Photo Date:  9/1/1944  Upload Date: 3/20/2019 3:54:09 AM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 1188(4-6-2)
Views:  41   Comments: 0
PRR 1188, K-4S, 1952
Title:  PRR 1188, K-4S, 1952
Description:  Chione. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide via Al Chione that was taken in Louisville, Kentucky, in May of 1952. The photographer is not identified. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1188, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in September of 1955 after 38 years of faithful service. Note the experimental streamlined smoke deflector.
Photo Date:  5/5/1952  Upload Date: 3/13/2019 8:25:56 PM
Location:  Louisville, KY
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Station,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 1188(4-6-2)
Views:  20   Comments: 1
PRR 1188, K-4S, 1954
Title:  PRR 1188, K-4S, 1954
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm colot slide of a photo by Mr. Richard Wallin that was taken in Red Bank, New Jersey, on 27 August 1954. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #1188, a K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacific" built in Juniata during July of 1917 and retired in September of 1955 after 38 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  8/27/1954  Upload Date: 4/28/2018 3:55:59 AM
Location:  Red Bank, NJ
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 1188(4-6-2)
Views:  166   Comments: 0
"Horseshoe Curve," Page 33, 1941
Title:  "Horseshoe Curve," Page 33, 1941
Description:  Here is page six of an eight-page article by Harry T. Sohlberg entitled "Horseshoe Curve." It was published originally in the March 1941 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 33. Top Photo: Shown here (R to L) are Pennsylvania Railroad engines #3733 and #1339. Both are K-4S (4-6-2) "Pacifics" built in Juniata. #3733 was built during 1920 and retired in April of 1956. #1339 was built during 1918 and retired in February of 1956. They are pulling an eastbound passenger train around the Horseshoe Curve and down the Allegheny Mountains to Altoona, Harrisburg, and Philadelphia. Note the illustration of an inclined plane and a two-sectioned boat on the Allegheny Portage Railroad (1834-1854).
Photo Date:  3/1/1941  Upload Date: 7/16/2016 12:51:01 AM
Location:  ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 1339(4-6-2) PRR 3733(4-6-2)
Views:  209   Comments: 0


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