RailPictures.Net Photo: RDG 2111 Reading Steam 4-8-4 at Williamsport area, Pennsylvania by John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com
 
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Steam 4-8-4 (more..)
PRR Northern Region (more..)
Williamsport area, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
August 19, 1956
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Reading T1 2111 pulls tonnage on the PRR Northern Region in the Williamsport area. These engines were leased by the PRR as a cheaper alternative than doing class repairs on their own aging fleet of steam engines and served out of the Renovo terminal. They ran them hard, kind of like a railfan rental vehicle. This photo came at the end of a prolific three-weeks of railfan photography by John and his friend Bill Rosenberg, covering several states and two countries, August, 1956, via old school railfan rental vehicle, Greyhound bus.
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