Pennsylvania Railroad

A PRR steam engine crossing the bridge over 161 in Worthington, OH. Taken by Alex Campbell in August, 1956.


PRR Fairbanks-Morse/General Electric "Erie-built" 9490 west of Pittsburgh, PA looking east towards McKees Rocks. 1958 photo by Howard W. Ameling

PRR Fairbanks-Morse/General Electric "Erie-built" 9475 Unknown location or photographer. From the collection of Howard W. Ameling

PRR Fairbanks-Morse/General Electric "Erie-built" 9459 Huron, OH 1954. Photo by Howard W. Ameling

PRR Baldwin RF-16 2007 Conway, PA 11/28/62. Photo by Howard W. Ameling

PRR Baldwin RF-16 2008 Canton, OH 08/56. Photo by Howard W. Ameling

PRR Baldwin RF-16 2026 Sandusky, OH 07/55. Photo by Howard W. Ameling

PRR Baldwin RF-16 9739 Huron, OH 1957. Photo by Howard W. Ameling




Some shots of BL tower, in Brady Lake, Ohio where the Erie Railroad's New York-Chicago mainline went over the Pennsy C&P (now N-S Cleveland Line):

#1 looking north from the Erie tracks. The PRR main is immediately below, between the tower and where I was standing
#2 looking northwest from the tracks
#3 looking east, the Erie tracks can be seen behind
#4 looking west, the Ravenna Rd. bridge over the PRR can be seen to the left
#5 looking southwest
#6 looking southwest
#7 foot of the tower, south side
#8 facing northwest
#9 looking southeast down the hill to the Pennsy (Conrail) tracks.


PRR YMCA building right at Conrail Canton Yard, still standing as of 08/15/98, still looking grand in spite of years of neglect.

Railway Express Agency building at Alliance, looking southeast, still standing to this day. Now owned by Conrail.

Some shots of MV tower, just west of Ravenna on the Cleveland Line (M.P. 85.7). Still standing as of Spring, 1998:

#1 looking east.
#2 looking east.
#3 looking northeast.
#4 looking northeast.
#5 looking northwest.
#6 looking west.


Cover page of PRR Timetable #4, Sept. 26, 1926
Station list from same timetable



Old pictures by an unknown photographer:

Atwater, Ohio The crossing at Waterloo Road, looking east. Note the watchman's shanty in the right foreground.
Atwater, Ohio Waterloo Road again, looking northwest
Atwater, Ohio A close-up of the watchman's shanty, from Waterloo Road, looking southeast



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