RailPictures.Net Photo: NS 2607 Norfolk Southern EMD SD70M-2 at Altoona, Pennsylvania by Timothy E. Pavlic II
 
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Norfolk Southern (more..)
EMD SD70M-2 (more..)
PT 244 (more..)
Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
November 12, 2017
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
NS 2607 (more..)
65K (more..)
Timothy E. Pavlic II (more..)
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Clinging to Life

The PRR's position lights are an endangered species. A few vintage examples still cling to life on the mountainside above Altoona, such as this one at PT 244. As an intermediary (automatic block) signal, once PTC is rolled out on the Pittsburgh Line, it will go dark and eventually be removed and scrapped.
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