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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:BLW 4-8-2Built As:PRR 6727 (4-8-2)
Serial Number:61343Order No:
Frame Number:27X30 cylinders, 72" driversBuilt:5/1930
Notes:PRR Class M-1A.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 6727(4-8-2)
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PRR #6727 & #5872
Title:  PRR #6727 & #5872
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/1/1942  Upload Date: 10/23/2019 2:17:15 AM
Location:  Unknown, PA
Author:  Unknown
Categories:  Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PRR 6727(4-8-2) PRR 5872(E7A)
Views:  181   Comments: 1
PRR 6727, M-1A, c. 1955
Title:  PRR 6727, M-1A, c. 1955
Description:  Coal Power. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide showing (L to R) Pennsylvania Railroad engines #6727 and #5872. #6727 is an M-1A (4-8-2) "Mountain" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during May of 1930 and retired in August of 1956. #5872 is an EP-20 built by GM-EMD in April of 1949 and rated at 2,000 horsepower. Symbolically speaking, oil power is about to eclipse coal power forever! The photographer's name and the date are not recorded.
Photo Date:  7/24/1955  Upload Date: 3/2/2019 11:46:03 AM
Location:  Duncannon, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 6727(4-8-2) PRR 5872(E7A)
Views:  314   Comments: 0
PRR 6727, M-1A, 1955
Title:  PRR 6727, M-1A, 1955
Description:  Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by Mr. Richard R. Wallin that was taken near Duncannon, Pennsylvania, on 24 July 1955. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #6727, an M-1A (4-8-2) "Mountain" built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works during May of 1930 and retired in August of 1956 after 26 years of faithful service. It's pulling a westbound mixed-cargo freight train along the eastward-flowing Susquehanna River. Produced and distributed by Audio-Visual Designs. ("LouisFols"; #14 of 17)
Photo Date:  7/24/1955  Upload Date: 5/31/2018 4:58:04 PM
Location:  Duncannon, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  PRR 6727(4-8-2)
Views:  7925   Comments: 3


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