PRR GG1 4846         
Former PRR GG1 4846 at the shops, Wilmington, Delaware on an unknown day in April 1979, Ektachrome by Chuck Zeiler. I'm not sure what this was, sometimes you shoot first and ask questions later. I failed to ask the obvious question after shooting this photo, so here's my best guess: There appears to be a duct pointing toward the track, I would suppose that it was to clear the track of snow. One source indicates that this was once #4846 and that it was converted to a snowblower for the Wilmington Shops.
Date: 4/1/1979 Location: Wilmington, DE   Map Show Wilmington on a rail map Views: 10193 Collection Of:   Chuck Zeiler
Locomotives: PRR 4846(GG1)    Author:  Chuck Zeiler
PRR GG1 4846
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User Comments
Name Type Comments Date
Kevin Hunt General What was that used for? 5/16/2009 11:15:56 AM
Timothy Barney General Snow blower for clearing the shop tracks in Wilmington Electric Shop area 12/23/2009 9:30:35 PM
r derr General A sad end to a fine piece of equipment. I wonder what the 'DC' with the down arrows are for? 3/26/2010 10:03:02 AM

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