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5/22/2018
 
 
 
 
 
By:J d
Dates:8/20/2012 - 8/20/2012
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First view
Title:  First view
Description:  The smoke was visible for miles but this was my first true view of this magnificent machine.
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:52:22 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4)
Views:  200   Comments: 0
Slowing down
Title:  Slowing down
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:53:00 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4) NS 8100(ES44AC)
Views:  194   Comments: 0
Stopped on the curve
Title:  Stopped on the curve
Description:  about to take on water
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:53:31 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4) NS 8100(ES44AC)
Views:  186   Comments: 0
Letting off steam
Title:  Letting off steam
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:53:56 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4) NS 8100(ES44AC)
Views:  199   Comments: 0
Crew work
Title:  Crew work
Description:  A time honored tradition of refilling the water tank and oiling moveable parts
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:54:52 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4)
Views:  238   Comments: 0
NKP 8100
Title:  NKP 8100
Description:  The only NS heritage unit I have caught. I actually saw this one when it was first released. The numberboards are not visible in the front from all the smoke and soot.
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:55:59 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NS 8100(ES44AC)
Views:  187   Comments: 0
Group photo
Title:  Group photo
Description:  crew gathered on the pilot
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:56:27 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4)
Views:  249   Comments: 0
Steaming up
Title:  Steaming up
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:56:52 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4) NS 8100(ES44AC)
Views:  238   Comments: 0
Cloud of smoke
Title:  Cloud of smoke
Description:  Just imagine when all engines operating in altoona looked like this. The sky must have been always black.
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:57:50 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4)
Views:  185   Comments: 0
Starting
Title:  Starting
Description:  The rain was downnpouring right before but cleared up right as NKP 765 started moving.
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:58:38 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4) NS 8100(ES44AC)
Views:  186   Comments: 0
The move
Title:  The move
Description:  about to tackle the horseshoe curve once leaving Altoona
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 5:59:42 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4)
Views:  194   Comments: 0
The iron horse
Title:  The iron horse
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/20/2012  Upload Date: 9/3/2012 6:00:14 AM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  J d
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 765(2-8-4)
Views:  227   Comments: 0


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