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Owner: Pennsylvania Railroad
Model:GE GG1Built As:PRR 4801 (GG1)
Serial Number:11688Order No:
Frame Number:Built:0/1935
Notes:PRR Class GG-1.
Other locos with this serial:  PC 4801(GG1) CR 4801(GG1) CR 4801(GG1) PRR 4801(GG1) PRR 4801(GG1)
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PRR 4801, GG-1, c. 1968
Title:  PRR 4801, GG-1, c. 1968
Description:  Myers. Here is a duplicate 35mm color slide of a photo by William J. Myers that was taken perhaps near ZOO Tower in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, perhaps in 1968. Photo Caption: "GG-1 Class No. 4801." PRR engine #4801 is a GG-1 (2-C-C-2) built by General Electric during May of 1935, rated at 4,620 horsepower, and retired (by Conrail) in 1979 after 44 years of faithful service. That's a "Seaboard" car directly behind #4801. The number of the other GG-1 is not recorded. This photo comes from a color slide set entitled "Electrified Operations On The Pennsy" that's produced and distributed by Blackhawk Films of Davenport, Iowa (791-11).
Photo Date:  1/1/1968  Upload Date: 10/6/2018 4:17:31 AM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Thomas C. Ayers
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 4801(GG1)
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