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Penn-Central
February 01, 1968 (December 31 for New Haven) until March 31, 1976
Photo Album By: Rick Erben
 
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Photo ID: 709242

Back in the good ole days of railfanning when the railroad was four-tracks wide, the signal system was as it should be, manifest traffic prevailed and most everyone was friendly, a GP9 and a GP9B ... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: EMD GP9
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PC 7161
Train ID: PG-3
Photo Date: August 01, 1969


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By: Rick Erben

Added: Sep 07, 2019

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Photo ID: 694475

An impressive A-B-B-A lashup of former New Haven Alco cab units leads Penn Central train BL-1 past Norwood Central station in suburban Boston. Operating between Boston and Lowell, this job was the... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: Alco FA1
Location: Norwood, Massachusetts, USA
Locomotive #: PC 1331
Train ID: BL-1
Photo Date: October 26, 1969


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: Apr 18, 2019

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Photo ID: 694474

The crew takes an opportunity to confer as Penn Central train BL-1 waits for the signal to proceed onto the Midland line at Readville, MA. Train BL-1, running between Boston and Lowell, MA, via Wa... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: Alco FA1
Location: Readville, Massachusetts, USA
Locomotive #: PC 1331
Train ID: BL-1
Photo Date: October 26, 1969


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: Apr 18, 2019

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Photo ID: 693871

Penn Central F7A 1509 (former PRR 9809A) with Penn Central F7A 1646 (former NYC 1646) Photo from my collection, no photographer's name listed on slide.

Railroad: Pennsylvania Railroad
Locomotive: EMD F7(A)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Locomotive #: PRR 1509
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 07, 1969


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By: Roger Lalonde

Added: Apr 12, 2019

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Photo ID: 693693

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: EMD SD35
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PC 6025
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 16, 1969


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By: Ian Stronach

Added: Apr 10, 2019

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Photo ID: 693513

A TOFC train descends the eastern slope of the Alleghenies behind a U33C/C-636/GP-35 lashup.

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: GE U33C
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PC 6545
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 16, 1969


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By: Ian Stronach

Added: Apr 08, 2019

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Photo ID: 693109

The SD-45 and C-636 are in notch 8 as they shove a freight up the eastern slope of the Alleghenies. The open cab windows and doors provide little relief for the pusher crew from the cloud of exhau... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: EMD SD45
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PC 6193
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 16, 1969


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By: Ian Stronach

Added: Apr 04, 2019

Views: 6,195
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Photo ID: 692400

Penn Central E44s and a train stuck in the Assunpink Creek flooding of 1975. The USGS investigation of the flooding can be found here... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: E-44
Location: Trenton, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Not specified
Photo Date: July 21, 1975


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By: Nate Murry

Added: Mar 29, 2019

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Photo ID: 679725

Ex-PRR SD45 6113 heads an eight units lashup of GE and GM products with a westbound freight at Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: EMD SD45
Location: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA
Locomotive #: PC 6113
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 20, 1974


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By: Roger Lalonde

Added: Dec 05, 2018

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Photo ID: 667613

A freight rolls thru the Elizabeth Station with 3 GG-1's on the head end. Date is approximate.

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: GG-1
Location: Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: PC 4852
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 09, 1976


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Aug 16, 2018

Views: 1,632
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Photo ID: 667396

A trio of Penn Central E44s march south on the long straightaway through Monmouth Junction, NJ, on the point of a westbound freight. This was still an active commuter stop, but the headless goosen... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: E-44
Location: Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: PC 4443
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December, 1970


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: Aug 14, 2018

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Photo ID: 667395

As the winter sun drops low, a pair of Penn Central GG1s speed north through Monmouth Junction, NJ, with a Washington-New York express. Off in the distance are an approaching pair of Jersey Arrow ... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: GG-1
Location: Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: corridor
Photo Date: December, 1970


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: Aug 14, 2018

Views: 1,373
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Photo ID: 646842

A solo Penn Central GG1 handles a southbound freight at Colonia, NJ, back when electric powered freight was still the rule on the PRR end of the Northeast Corridor and these classic beasts were an... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: GG-1
Location: Colonia, New Jersey, USA
Locomotive #: PC 4841
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 10, 1971


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By: Tom Nelligan

Added: Feb 02, 2018

Views: 2,007
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Photo ID: 631505

After rush hour and the vestiges of the westbound passenger fleet Nos. 31 and 49, "The Spirit of St. Louis" and "The Broadway Limited" - had departed, freight activity on the... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: EMD GP30
Location: Paoli, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PRR 2218
Train ID: P-9
Photo Date: June, 1968


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By: Rick Erben

Added: Sep 24, 2017

Views: 4,255
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Photo ID: 631369

The Penn-Central years were bleak years in many ways, from the appearance of locomotives to the state of decline that so epitomized the plight of northeastern railroading in that time. Nevertheles... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: EMD SD40
Location: Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: 6257
Train ID: CG-2
Photo Date: June 21, 1971


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By: Rick Erben

Added: Sep 23, 2017

Views: 3,689
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Favorited: 15

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