At this point she still escaped PC black paint. She's looking good.
The change from diesel to electric.
Penn Central diesel power was running out of steam at the time of this photo. GP30 2230 was one of the more memorable Providence freight units. For images of 2230 as Conrail unit go to William Kla... (more)
The New Haven and Penn Central always used matched sets of motive power for switching several freight terminals on the old New Haven. These 3 ALCO CC units were the most memorable yard engines in ... (more)
Recently Charles Freericks uploaded a photo of 4267. See image 266796. It is a shame that the PC is covered over. I recalled an earlier shot of the same unit E unit while it was still Penn Central... (more)
A southbound freight rumbles down the Northeast Corridor.
Second unit is F7A 1784.
Just after the formation of Conrail all of the big centuries were brought to Mingo junction. many of them maintained original livery untill final disposal. It was amazing to see solid lashups of 3... (more)