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By:George Pitz
Dates:1/1/1975 - 12/31/1981
Album Info:All kinds of stuff from long ago
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Snowing at MP 86
Title:  Snowing at MP 86
Description:  Penn Central cabin 23632 brings up the rear of a southbound freight train on number 3 track at MP 86 in a central Maryland snow storm.
Photo Date:  2/15/1974  Upload Date: 10/6/2012 7:56:52 PM
Location:  Middle River, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Winter,Action
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Views:  340   Comments: 0
GG1 at Bay interlocking
Title:  GG1 at Bay interlocking
Description:  Southbound Penn Central GG1 numbered for Amtrak swings around the reverse curve on number 4 track at Bay interlocking.
Photo Date:  9/25/1974  Upload Date: 10/6/2012 8:04:27 PM
Location:  Bay View, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
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Views:  235   Comments: 0
GG1 on the curve at MP 87
Title:  GG1 on the curve at MP 87
Description:  Southbound on the golden (passenger) rail, this GG1 powered freight train comes around the curve on number 4 track at MP 87.
Photo Date:  10/25/1974  Upload Date: 10/6/2012 8:05:41 PM
Location:  Stemmers Run, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
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Views:  314   Comments: 0
The nose steps give her away
Title:  The nose steps give her away
Description:  The only GG1 with nose steps, 4800 and train out on the Gunpowder River bridge on nmber 3 track.
Photo Date:  11/25/1974  Upload Date: 10/6/2012 8:06:29 PM
Location:  Oliver Beach, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  PC 4800(GG1)
Views:  448   Comments: 1
G's on the pit at Orangeville
Title:  G's on the pit at Orangeville
Description:  Five Penn Central GG1's work their way on number 1 electric pit at Orangeville enginehouse, Baltimore, MD. Everything in this picture is now gone.
Photo Date:  12/15/1974  Upload Date: 10/6/2012 7:57:36 PM
Location:  Bay View, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PC 4858(GG1)
Views:  298   Comments: 0
Penn Central GG1 4893
Title:  Penn Central GG1 4893
Description:  Southbound Penn Central GG1 4893 starts under the B&ORR overhead bridge on number 4 track at Bay View, MD.
Photo Date:  12/15/1974  Upload Date: 10/6/2012 7:58:03 PM
Location:  Bay View, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PC 4893(GG1)
Views:  280   Comments: 0
The way it used to be
Title:  The way it used to be
Description:  GG1 4808 heads up a southbound freight train on number 3 track at Stemmers Run, MD.
Photo Date:  1/15/1975  Upload Date: 12/9/2011 11:20:18 PM
Location:  Stemmers Run, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PC 4808(GG1)
Views:  320   Comments: 1
Double pantograph order
Title:  Double pantograph order
Description:  Southbound on number 4 track, PC GG1 4937 is operating under a double pantograph order as it snows.
Photo Date:  2/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/17/2010 7:27:39 PM
Location:  Stemmers Run, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Winter,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PC 4937(GG1)
Views:  367   Comments: 0
Tri-color metroliner
Title:  Tri-color metroliner
Description:  Tri-color metroliner 828 is southbound on number 4 track at Ebenezer Road crossing, Chase, MD.
Photo Date:  2/15/1975  Upload Date: 12/9/2011 11:21:31 PM
Location:  Chase, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 828(Electric M.U.)
Views:  282   Comments: 0
Penn Central E33 4606
Title:  Penn Central E33 4606
Description:  Penn Central E33 4606 is in the trailing position as this eastbound train comes off the Port Road at Perryville, MD.
Photo Date:  2/15/1975  Upload Date: 2/11/2011 2:16:36 PM
Location:  Perryville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PC 4606(E33)
Views:  307   Comments: 0
Penn Central E44 4438 at Chase, MD
Title:  Penn Central E44 4438 at Chase, MD
Description:  Penn Central E44 4438 brings up a a southbound freight train on number 3 track at Chase, MD.
Photo Date:  2/15/1975  Upload Date: 2/11/2011 2:17:14 PM
Location:  Chase, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PC 4438(E44)
Views:  846   Comments: 1
Swirls of snow, steam and a G
Title:  Swirls of snow, steam and a G
Description:  Penn Central GG1 4933 kicks up some swirls of snow while the steam generator safety valve lifts as the train goes by northbound on number 2 track near MP 86.3.
Photo Date:  2/15/1975  Upload Date: 4/21/2011 5:39:18 PM
Location:  Middlesex, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Winter,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PC 4933(GG1)
Views:  315   Comments: 0
Southbound GG1 at Chase, MD
Title:  Southbound GG1 at Chase, MD
Description:  Its train number long forgotten, Amtrak GG1 912, still with PC insignia, is southbound on number 4 track at Chase, MD with a mixed consist.
Photo Date:  2/15/1975  Upload Date: 2/11/2011 2:15:57 PM
Location:  Chase, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 912(GG1)
Views:  388   Comments: 1
Metroliner in the snow
Title:  Metroliner in the snow
Description:  Southbound metroliner with the 802 leading is southbound on number 4 track at Stemmers Run, MD during a snow storm.
Photo Date:  2/19/1975  Upload Date: 2/11/2011 2:17:58 PM
Location:  Stemmers Run, MD
Author:  George Pitz
Categories:  Winter,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 802(Electric M.U.)
Views:  411   Comments: 0
Tri-color metroliner
Title:  Tri-color metroliner
Description:  Tri-color metroliner 809 swings around the curve northbound on number 2 track at Stemmers Run, MD.
Photo Date:  2/27/1975  Upload Date: 12/17/2010 7:29:11 PM
Location:  Stemmers Run, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 809(Electric M.U.)
Views:  338   Comments: 0
Coming off the south leg
Title:  Coming off the south leg
Description:  GG1 powered freight train swings off the south leg of the wye at Perryville, Md and is about to enter the mainline. Best guess adte 1975.
Photo Date:  3/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/17/2010 7:28:11 PM
Location:  Perryville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
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Views:  416   Comments: 0
Why get out of the car?
Title:  Why get out of the car?
Description:  Metroliner car 883 as seen in the mirror of my 1974 Z28 camaro parked alongside number 1 track at Ebenezer Road crossing, Chase, MD.
Photo Date:  3/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/17/2010 7:30:34 PM
Location:  Chase, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PC 883(Electric M.U.)
Views:  274   Comments: 2
Cast a long shadow
Title:  Cast a long shadow
Description:  Penn Central GG1 4938 is southbound on number 4 track and is about to run into the showdows of an overhead bridge.
Photo Date:  3/15/1975  Upload Date: 12/17/2010 7:28:34 PM
Location:  Stemmers Run, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PC 4938(GG1)
Views:  298   Comments: 0
E44's head south
Title:  E44's head south
Description:  Pair of E44's and train head south on number 3 track at Bay interlocking.
Photo Date:  4/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/17/2010 7:27:01 PM
Location:  Bay View, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
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Views:  252   Comments: 0
E44's at Bay View yard
Title:  E44's at Bay View yard
Description:  Penn Central E44's coming out on the main at Bay View yard as seen from the B&ORR overhead bridge.
Photo Date:  4/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/9/2011 11:17:06 PM
Location:  Bay View, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
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Views:  178   Comments: 0
Pint size metroliner set
Title:  Pint size metroliner set
Description:  Still lettered Penn Central, Metro 816 leads a pint size two car metroliner train northbound on number 2 track at Stemmers Run, MD.
Photo Date:  4/15/1975  Upload Date: 8/1/2012 9:33:31 PM
Location:  Stemmers Run, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PC 816(Electric M.U.)
Views:  309   Comments: 1
Penn Central E40 4977
Title:  Penn Central E40 4977
Description:  Ex-NH EP5, now Penn Central E40 4977 at Orangeville enginehouse.
Photo Date:  5/1/1975  Upload Date: 6/8/2011 8:38:50 PM
Location:  Orangeville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PC 4977(E40)
Views:  684   Comments: 0
Who owns me?
Title:  Who owns me?
Description:  E44 4424 at Orangeville enginehouse without insignia. Still owned by PC at the time.
Photo Date:  5/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/17/2010 7:26:17 PM
Location:  Orangeville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PC 4424(E44)
Views:  308   Comments: 0
What kind of shoe is this?
Title:  What kind of shoe is this?
Description:  Pantograph shoe on the rack at Orangeville enginehouse, Baltimore, MD.
Photo Date:  5/1/1975  Upload Date: 4/1/2012 5:40:42 PM
Location:  Orangeville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
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Views:  125   Comments: 0
E44's on the Bush River
Title:  E44's on the Bush River
Description:  Three northbound E44's and train start out on the Bush River bridge.
Photo Date:  5/15/1975  Upload Date: 6/8/2011 8:39:50 PM
Location:  Otter Point, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Bridge,Action
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Views:  203   Comments: 1
Four car metro set
Title:  Four car metro set
Description:  Northbound four car metroliner set with 882 leading on the curve at Cahse, Md on number 2 track.
Photo Date:  7/15/1975  Upload Date: 7/11/2012 10:03:29 PM
Location:  Chase, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 882(Electric M.U.)
Views:  319   Comments: 0
WM 7433 at Rossville, MD
Title:  WM 7433 at Rossville, MD
Description:  Eastbound WM 7433 and train operating on ex-B&ORR trackage at Rossville, MD. Best guess date 1975.
Photo Date:  7/15/1975  Upload Date: 10/21/2011 3:27:15 PM
Location:  Rossville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  WM 7433(SD35)
Views:  404   Comments: 1
Retired PC B1 4756
Title:  Retired PC B1 4756
Description:  Retired PC B1 4756 at Strasburg, PA. Best guess date 1975.
Photo Date:  8/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/8/2010 9:50:57 PM
Location:  Strasburg, PA
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PC 4756(Boxcab)
Views:  687   Comments: 3
PC electric workhorses
Title:  PC electric workhorses
Description:  Penn Central E33, GG1 and E44 all visible in this view at Orangeville enginehouse. Tucked away to the left is another oldie but goodie, an ALCO RS3. Best guess date 1975.
Photo Date:  8/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/8/2010 9:52:38 PM
Location:  Orangeville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  PC 4609(E33)
Views:  345   Comments: 0
Double headed G's at Perryville, MD
Title:  Double headed G's at Perryville, MD
Description:  Double headed GG1's lead by PC 4898 ate northbound on number 2 track passing Perryville tower. Best guess date 1975.
Photo Date:  8/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/8/2010 9:54:11 PM
Location:  Perryville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  PC 4898(GG1)
Views:  312   Comments: 0
A wild and crazy guy
Title:  A wild and crazy guy
Description:  Thirty-five years on and this is about as dumb as it gets. What was I thinking, standing on top of a relay case just feet away from this northbound train train coming off the Susquehanna River bridge. Best guess date 1975.
Photo Date:  8/1/1975  Upload Date: 12/8/2010 9:55:33 PM
Location:  Perryville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
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Views:  243   Comments: 0
Penn Central GG1 4854
Title:  Penn Central GG1 4854
Description:  Penn Central GG1 4854 looks to be working as the Baltimore tunnel helper on number 1 track at Orangeville, MD.
Photo Date:  9/15/1975  Upload Date: 12/9/2011 11:19:06 PM
Location:  Orangeville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PC 4854(GG1)
Views:  283   Comments: 0
Passing Bay tower
Title:  Passing Bay tower
Description:  Chessie freight train on a detour over Penn Central passes Bay tower as it goes in on the interchange track.
Photo Date:  10/1/1975  Upload Date: 6/30/2011 10:27:06 PM
Location:  Bay View, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
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Views:  577   Comments: 2
Mets at Bay
Title:  Mets at Bay
Description:  Tri-color southbound mets pass Bay tower on number 4 track at MP 92.
Photo Date:  11/15/1975  Upload Date: 12/9/2011 11:14:37 PM
Location:  Bay View, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Station,Passenger,Action
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Views:  171   Comments: 0
GM6C 1975
Title:  GM6C 1975
Description:  GM6C 1975 at Orangeville enginehouse.
Photo Date:  1/15/1976  Upload Date: 6/30/2011 10:35:49 PM
Location:  Orangeville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  EMDX 1975(GM6C)
Views:  788   Comments: 1
MU's against the cabin
Title:  MU's against the cabin
Description:  New MU's at the rear of a northbound freight train against the cabin car start off the north leg of the wye for the mainline at Perryville, MD.
Photo Date:  2/1/1976  Upload Date: 6/8/2011 8:41:05 PM
Location:  Perryville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
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Views:  232   Comments: 0
Wilmington shop in transition
Title:  Wilmington shop in transition
Description:  Wilmigton shops during the transition from GG1's to E60's.
Photo Date:  3/15/1976  Upload Date: 6/8/2011 8:42:17 PM
Location:  Wilmington, DE
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 965(E60)
Views:  425   Comments: 1
Some people will never get it
Title:  Some people will never get it
Description:  With the gates down at the Ebenezer Road crossing, this motorist is 6 poles away from a side door full of GG1.
Photo Date:  3/29/1976  Upload Date: 3/31/2012 7:55:01 PM
Location:  Chase, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
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Views:  353   Comments: 0
Penn Central 4452 at the 28L signal
Title:  Penn Central 4452 at the 28L signal
Description:  Penn Central 4452 southbound on number 3 track passes the 28L signal at Bay interlocking.
Photo Date:  4/1/1976  Upload Date: 6/30/2011 10:29:13 PM
Location:  Bay View, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Signal,Action
Locomotives:  PC 4452(E44)
Views:  253   Comments: 0
Mets at Orangeville
Title:  Mets at Orangeville
Description:  Four car set of metroliners swing around the curve on number 2 track at Orangeville, MD as seen from the B&ORR overhead bridge.
Photo Date:  4/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/1/2012 9:31:32 PM
Location:  Orangeville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
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Views:  262   Comments: 0
Mets and G's
Title:  Mets and G's
Description:  Northbound metroliners on number 2 track pass standing GG1's on number 1 track at Principio interlocking.
Photo Date:  4/15/1976  Upload Date: 6/30/2011 10:31:46 PM
Location:  Principio, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 824(Electric M.U.)
Views:  314   Comments: 0
E60 953 at Odenton, MD
Title:  E60 953 at Odenton, MD
Description:  Northbound E60 953 and train pass Odenton station on number 2 trak.
Photo Date:  5/15/1976  Upload Date: 12/9/2011 11:25:35 PM
Location:  Odenton, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 953(E60)
Views:  245   Comments: 0
Here's looking at me
Title:  Here's looking at me
Description:  Taking this picture from on top of a box car, I'm sure that brakeman was saying look at that fool on that box car as PC 4840 goes away on number 3 track at Stemmers Run, MD. Best guess date.
Photo Date:  7/1/1976  Upload Date: 9/5/2013 10:10:08 PM
Location:  Stemmers Run, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PC 4840(GG1)
Views:  292   Comments: 0
The new kid in town
Title:  The new kid in town
Description:  New E60CP 954 in Wilmington shop with veteran GG1's. Best guess date 1976.
Photo Date:  7/1/1976  Upload Date: 12/8/2010 9:57:22 PM
Location:  Wilmington, DE
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  AMTK 954(E60)
Views:  385   Comments: 1
Wilmington shops
Title:  Wilmington shops
Description:  General view of the interior of Wilmington shops. Best guess date 1976.
Photo Date:  7/1/1976  Upload Date: 12/8/2010 9:57:07 PM
Location:  Delaware City, DE
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  AMTK 957(E60)
Views:  370   Comments: 0
Can't use water colors here
Title:  Can't use water colors here
Description:  Amtrak tri-color metroliner car 884 showing paint that failed the durability test on the nose.
Photo Date:  7/15/1976  Upload Date: 7/11/2012 10:00:50 PM
Location:  Bay View (Baltimore), MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 884(Electric M.U.)
Views:  949   Comments: 0
Amtrak E60 965 at Perryville
Title:  Amtrak E60 965 at Perryville
Description:  Nearly new Amtrak E60 965 passes Perryville tower on number 2 track at Perryville, MD.
Photo Date:  7/15/1976  Upload Date: 7/11/2012 10:05:01 PM
Location:  Perryville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 965(E60)
Views:  299   Comments: 0
Getting a little help from our diesel friends
Title:  Getting a little help from our diesel friends
Description:  PC 8156 and 8157 lend an assist to a dissabled (pans are down) E44 at Bay interlocking.
Photo Date:  7/15/1976  Upload Date: 7/11/2012 10:01:53 PM
Location:  Bay View (Baltimore), MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PC 8156(GP38-2) PC 8157(GP38-2)
Views:  550   Comments: 0
CR E44 4413
Title:  CR E44 4413
Description:  CR 4413 running lite on the Back River bridge at River interlocking, Chesaco Park, MD.
Photo Date:  7/15/1976  Upload Date: 7/11/2012 10:02:43 PM
Location:  Chesaco Park, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  CR 4413(E44)
Views:  227   Comments: 0
CR E33 4605
Title:  CR E33 4605
Description:  Newly painted CR 4605 at Orangeville enginehouse, Baltimore, MD.
Photo Date:  8/15/1976  Upload Date: 12/9/2011 11:13:10 PM
Location:  Orangeville, MD
Author:  George L. Pitz
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CR 4605(E33)
Views:  362   Comments: 1


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