|Here is a photo from page 716 in the "Centennial History Of The Pennsylvania Railroad Company: 1846-1946" that was composed by George H. Burgess & Miles C. Kennedy and published in 1949. Photo Caption: "One of the first trains to be equipped with Westinghouse Air Brakes. This locomotive was the third Pennsylvania engine to be equipped with such brakes." Shown here is PRR engine #13, a D-1 (4-4-0) "American" built in Altoona during 1869. It was sold in December of 1882 to the Northern Central Railroad and retired in December of 1891.
Philadelphia, PA Map
Thomas C. Ayers
Author: Thomas C. Ayers
|Picture Categories: Steam,Passenger
|| This picture is part of album: PRR: Centennial History Of The PRR ~ 1949