RailPictures.Net Photo: CR 8119 Conrail EMD GP38-2 at Allentown, Pennsylvania by Robert Pisani
 
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Conrail (more..)
EMD GP38-2 (more..)
Conrail Reading Line (more..)
Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
August, 1992
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CR 8119 (more..)
CR WPAL-12 (more..)
Robert Pisani (more..)
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Conrail WPAL-12, the East Penn Drill, heads west across the Lehigh River as a "caboose hop". Trailing the single GP38-2 is a Conrail N-8B caboose. This car was rebuilt by Penn Central from New Haven NE5 caboose #545. During rebuilding, N8Bs had the cupola windows blanked and a water tank suspended from the ceiling in that location. A bay window was also added to the car sides, making for a very unique-looking caboose.
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