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Date: 03/25/20 15:13
From The Same Glassine Envelope - (Photos three and four)
Author: refarkas

Penn Central (ex-NYC) 5223 and PC (ex-NYC) 1052 were the power on a Penn Central freight in Painesville, Ohio in early 1968.
1.) PC 5223 is an ALCO RS-3.
2.) PC 1052 is an ALCO FA-2.
Bob



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 03/25/20 15:14 by refarkas.






Date: 03/25/20 15:38
Re: From The Same Glassine Envelope - (Photos three and four)
Author: jbwest

I really enjoy pix like that, nothing fancy but interesting details from times long past.

JBWX



Date: 03/25/20 17:27
Re: From The Same Glassine Envelope - (Photos three and four)
Author: PCCRNSEngr

The 5223 was the NYC first RS-3 which is still around having been purchased by Al Kallfelz from Amtrak. Repainted into the Lightning-Stripe and to itslast NYC number 8223 operated for afew years on the Adirondack Scenic.



Date: 03/25/20 22:04
Re: From The Same Glassine Envelope - (Photos three and four)
Author: krm152

First photo is an excellent going away shot; really has a lot to like.
Second photo is a nicely composed  roster photo.
Thanks for the nicely done early PC posting that appears NYC.
ALLEN  



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