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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:Altoona 4-4-0Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:1645Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:PRR Class D-10A; Altoona Machine Shops Class O, 1891.
Other locos with this serial:  PRR 568(4-4-0)
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PRR 568, D-10A, 1892
Title:  PRR 568, D-10A, 1892
Description:  Here is a photo of Pennsylvania Railroad engine #568, a D-10A (4-4-0) "American" built in the Altoona Machine Shops during June of 1891 and retired in May of 1909 after 28 years of faithful service. Photo taken by William H. Rau in 1892. Henry C. Westenberger Collection: #2 of 29.
Photo Date:  8/15/1900  Upload Date: 8/28/2018 1:36:51 AM
Location:  Rockville, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 568(4-4-0)
Views:  92   Comments: 0
"Mainline Hot Spot," Page 21, 1945
Title:  "Mainline Hot Spot," Page 21, 1945
Description:  Here is page six of a seven-page article by Richard H. Steinmetz entitled "Mainline Hot Spot." It was published originally in the February 1945 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 21. Photo Caption: "Eight-Wheeler No. 568 leads the 'Pennsylvania Special' over the old iron truss bridge which was predecessor to the present four-track stone arch bridge across the Susquehanna River at Rockville, just above Harrisburg. The time is 1892." Photo by William H. Rau. Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #568, a D-10A (4-4-0) "American" built in the Altoona Machine Shops during June of 1891 and retired in May of 1909 after 28 years of faithful service.
Photo Date:  2/1/1945  Upload Date: 9/16/2019 5:33:03 AM
Location:  Rockville, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 568(4-4-0)
Views:  54   Comments: 0
"The Broadway Limited," Page 17, 1962
Title:  "The Broadway Limited," Page 17, 1962
Description:  Here is page two of an 18-page cover article by Arthur D. Dubin entitled "The Broadway Limited: A Salute to Pennsy's Finest and its Fabled Predecessors." It was published originally in the February 1962 issue of "Trains" magazine, page 17. Bottom Photo Caption: "Pennsylvania Limited is drawn across Susquehanna River on iron truss bridge at Rockville, Pa., by 4-4-0 568. Structure, built in 1877, was replaced by present stone arch bridge in 1902." Shown here is Pennsylvania Railroad engine #568, a D-10A (4-4-0) "American" built in the Altoona Machine Shops during 1891 and retired in May of 1909.
Photo Date:  2/2/1962  Upload Date: 10/12/2017 12:28:19 AM
Location:  Rockville, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Bridge,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 568(4-4-0)
Views:  151   Comments: 0


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