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Railroad Photos99 of 150PRR GG-1 #4877, in New JerseyHarrisburg, PA RR Station
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    Posted 6 years ago

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    First is an ALCO PA1 Diesel built by for the Lehigh Valley's passenger service. This train is the famous Black Diamond, seen leaving Buffalo for New York City. This photo was taken by John Prophet in the early 50s.

    Next is presented an ALCO PF1 built for the New York Central's freight service. This is a builder's card from ALCO.

    Then is seen a New York Central Hudson type steam locomotive by ALCO at South Bend, Indiana. And lastly we see another Hudson, also an ALCO product, but in it's streamliner shell.

    All of these were wonderfully designed engines. The steam engines were more powerful, but the Diesels were more economical.


    1. Ted_Straub Ted_Straub, 6 years ago
      Thank you, mustangtony...
    2. Ted_Straub Ted_Straub, 6 years ago
      Hi, walksoftly...thanks for the love on these engines...
    3. Ted_Straub Ted_Straub, 6 years ago
      Hello, blunderbuss...thank you for the love!
    4. Ted_Straub Ted_Straub, 6 years ago
      Thank you, pw-collector!
    5. valentino97 valentino97, 6 years ago
      I love these old photos.
    6. Ted_Straub Ted_Straub, 6 years ago
      Good morning, valentino97. Thanks for the love and for your comment. I am glad to hear that you love the old photos. They're a good way of preserving history, and are also interesting in general. I'll have more such items posted in the future. Thanks again...Ted
    7. Ted_Straub Ted_Straub, 6 years ago
      Thanking you all for your loves on this wonderful group of photos, that i was so fortunate to have come my way....

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