PRR K4s No. 1361 has brought a short train of three cars down from Altoona, and is running around its train for the return trip. By this time, the position light signals were gone, but the high i... (more)
PRR K4s No. 1361 has a respectable 8 cars in tow, crossing over at ROSE with a Bellefonte-Altoona excursion.
An old cart and coupler (leaning against the metal beam) sit next to PRR GG1 #4913 at the Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum. Of special note, the PRR coupler, from some sort of rail car, was bu... (more)
The boiler of K4 1361 sits next to the right of observation car 'Mountain View' at the Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum.
PRR k4 1361 sits disassembled in the Railroader's Memorial Museum in Altoona, PA. Since my visit last year, several parts have had primer applied, parts assembled and parts have been relocated to... (more)
In 1984, the Black River & Western had 2-8-0 60 apart for an overhaul, so passenger duties were split between diesel-hauled trains and ex-PRR gas-electric 4666. The Brill doodlebug, seen here at t... (more)
PRR K4s 1361 is ready to continue its trip back to Altoona after a short pause, just south of Milesburg PA.
The Pennsy's summer train, THE NORTHERN ARROW, has just arrived at its destination, Mackinaw City. Michigan with sections from St. Louis, Cincinnati and Chicago. It is 1961, the last year of PRR p... (more)
Pennsylvania Railroad GG1 No. 4913 on display at the Altoona Railroader's Memorial Museum. No. 4913 was retired in 1980, serving Amtrak, then as No. 913.
PRR K-4s No. 1361 (2017)
PRR K4 1361's boiler and firebox sit on an old Norfolk Southern flat car inside the 7 stall "Harry & Rebecca Bennett Memorial Roundhouse" at the Rail... (more)
PRR 4-6-2 K4s No. 1361 from the rear as seen at the Altoona Railroader's Memorial Museum. This is the infamous Belpair firebox which most would agree brought th... (more)
PRR K4 1361 sits in the "Harry & Rebecca Bennett Memorial Roundhouse" at the Railroaders Memorial Museum, disassembled with various parts laid out on the floor... (more)
it is late afternoon and the Pennsy's summer time NORTHERN ARROW with sections headed for Cincinnati, St. Louis and Chicago via Fort Wayne has backed out onto the railroad dock to pick up passenge... (more)
Brookville BFA 4T Locomotive - on display in front of the Altoona Railroader's Memorial Museum - by the parking lot.
"Brookville Equipment Corporation, based in Brookville, Pennsylvania, Un... (more)
The Altoona Railroader's Memorial Museum
The Museum building is the former PRR master mechanics building which was built in 1882 and was once an extensive testing laboratory for the railroad. Th... (more)