RailPictures.Net Photo: PC 6193 Penn Central EMD SD45 at Altoona, Pennsylvania by Ian Stronach
 
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Penn Central (more..)
EMD SD45 (more..)
Horseshoe Curve (more..)
Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
July 16, 1969
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PC 6193 (more..)
Unknown
Ian Stronach (more..)
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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 exhaust smoke and sand, and the deafening noise on this blistering hot and humid summer day.
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