PRR 5807, EP-22, 1963         
Horseshoe Curve-1963. Here is an original photo that I took at the Pennsylvania Railroad's Horseshoe Curve near Altoona, Pennsylvania, on 28 September 1963. Shown here (L to R) are PRR engines #5807, #5704, #5857, and #5710. All were built by EMD. #5807, #5704, and #5710 are EP-22's built in 1952 and rated at 2,250 horsepower each. #5857 is an EP-20 built in 1948 and rated at 2,000 horsepower. They are pulling a 50-car westbound mail/express train up the Allegheny Mountains to Gallitzin and points West.
Date: 9/28/1963 Location: ALTOONA (HORSESHOE CURVE), PA Views: 461 Collection Of:   Thomas C. Ayers
Locomotives: PRR 5807(E8A) PRR 5704(E8A) PRR 5857(E7A) PRR 5710(E8A)    Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
PRR 5807, EP-22, 1963
Picture Categories: Scenic This picture is part of album:  PRR & PC: Altoona Action ~ 1952-1989
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scott crotwell General Nice shot. 8/12/2016 4:23:37 AM
Mike Maskel General NICE SHOT 8/12/2016 11:58:35 AM
Ben Kranefeld General Fantastic shot of PRR power! Seen on homepage 8/25/2016 5:22:15 PM
Fred Stuckmann General Great homepage shot sir. 7/15/2017 10:16:09 PM

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