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Photo ID: 498947

Amtrak's since-discontinued Broadway Limited rolls downgrade on the east slope at MG Tower. This facility was open periodically at the time to handle crossovers between Gallitzin and Altoona, PA o... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: MG Tower, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 395
Train ID: AMTK 40
Photo Date: August, 1989


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By: Ron Flanary

Added: Sep 21, 2014

Views: 760
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Photo ID: 491282

NS 11G is seen cruising under the old PRR signals at CP-MG w/ a long train of empty oil cans in tow!

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Allegheny , Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 9390
Train ID: NS 11G
Photo Date: April 27, 2014


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By: John McCloskey Jr.

Added: Jul 26, 2014

Views: 459
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Favorited: 4

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Photo ID: 464632

Two ex-Erie-Lackawanna SD45-2s with extra large fuel tanks drift downgrade at MG Tower as a westbound TV train approaches.

Railroad: Conrail
Locomotive: EMD SD45-2
Location: MG Tower, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: CR 6655
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 04, 1989


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By: Ron Flanary

Added: Jan 02, 2014

Views: 1,170
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Favorited: 11

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Photo ID: 461480

A westbound crosses over at MG.

Railroad: Conrail
Locomotive: GE C40-8W (Dash 8-40CW)
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: CR 751
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 13, 1995


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By: Wade H. Massie

Added: Dec 08, 2013

Views: 1,067
Comments: 2

Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 438954

Climbing. 10G approaches MG Tower, digging into the grade about halfway up the East Slope.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW)
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 9551
Train ID: NS 17G
Photo Date: October 08, 2010


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By: Paolo Roffo

Added: Jun 06, 2013

Views: 246
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Favorited: 2

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Photo ID: 411033

A Westbound Van train heads underneath a signal bridge with old tri-light signals leftover from the Pennsy days at MG Tower.

Railroad: Conrail
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Near HorseShoe Curve, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: CR 3343
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 1987


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By: John Shine

Added: Oct 04, 2012

Views: 1,198
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Favorited: 23

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Photo ID: 364212

A general merchandise freight heads up the hill past MG Tower as some MoW workers check the signals.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE ES40DC
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 7689
Train ID: unknown
Photo Date: March 02, 2011


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By: Andy Toms

Added: May 24, 2011

Views: 1,424
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Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 345675

September 1970 saw Alcos working the slope in helper service, a C636 and C630 mate drift by. That same month also saw the debut of Monday Night Football, with Frank, Don, and Howard. The Centuri... (more)

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: Alco C636
Location: PC East Slope, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PC 6336
Train ID: light power
Photo Date: September, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Nov 18, 2010

Views: 6,221
Comments: 1

Favorited: 36

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Photo ID: 345636

Months before PC was able to jettison passenger service under the Amtrak umbrella, one of 75 ex-PRR E8's leads this ramshackle remnant of the once great fleet past the eyes of the Operator at MG.

Railroad: Penn Central
Locomotive: EMD E8(A)
Location: PC East Slope, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PC 4289
Train ID: passenger
Photo Date: September, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Nov 17, 2010

Views: 6,437
Comments: 5

Favorited: 52

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Photo ID: 345168

65J Trash train with helpers ahead on the east slope east of Tunnel Hill @ CP MG...

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 3423
Train ID: NS 65J
Photo Date: July 07, 2007


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By: Tom Mugnano

Added: Nov 14, 2010

Views: 2,274
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Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 343964

Hauling The Mail. 21E rolls uphill with UPS and U.S. Mail packages trailing his two GE units. On the far ridge line, another wind turbine takes shape.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-8W (Dash 8-40CW)
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8466
Train ID: NS 21E
Photo Date: October 08, 2010


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By: Paolo Roffo

Added: Nov 04, 2010

Views: 1,429
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Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 303114

Dumping plenty of sand and working hard is NS 3423 helper ahead and for good reason!... gives the 65J Trash train some added help up the mountain just east of Tunnel Hill @ CP MG... This extra pow... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 3423
Train ID: NS 65J
Photo Date: July 07, 2007


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By: Tom Mugnano

Added: Nov 06, 2009

Views: 2,118
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Favorited: 11

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Photo ID: 293995

An Eastbound Conrail Helper rolls past MG Tower on May 4, 1985 on its way back to Altoona to shove another Westbound Train.

Railroad: Conrail
Locomotive: EMD SD40
Location: East of Tunnel Hill, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: 6291
Train ID: Helper
Photo Date: April 04, 1985


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By: Vince Hammel Jr

Added: Aug 16, 2009

Views: 2,850
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Photo ID: 287604

Northbound train 203 heads out of Chicago for the Twin Cities at Deval Jct.

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Des Plaines, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: 19
Train ID: 203
Photo Date: July 27, 1987


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By: M_Gramm

Added: Jun 16, 2009

Views: 2,265
Comments: 1

Favorited: 11

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Photo ID: 287374

Westbound has just passed MG Tower with Power that was common everyday on the Conrail Hotshots.

Railroad: Conrail
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: CR 3302
Train ID: TV27
Photo Date: March 27, 1987


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By: M_Gramm

Added: Jun 14, 2009

Views: 1,879
Comments: 1

Favorited: 9

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