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Bob Rule, Jr.'s Collection
 
5/23/2018
 
 
 
 
 
By:Bob Rule, Jr.
Dates:10/16/2009 - 10/18/2009
Album Info:pix from Altoona and west slope as well as Orbisonia, Pa area
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Cassandra, Pa
Title:  Cassandra, Pa
Description:  These WB helpers are becoming more and more rare as they are being replaced by SD40es
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:06:20 PM
Location:  Cassandra, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 3347(SD40-2)
Views:  83   Comments: 0
Cassandra, Pa
Title:  Cassandra, Pa
Description:  EB works up the grade at Cassandra railfan overlook
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:07:34 PM
Location:  Cassandra, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 9899(C40-9W)
Views:  73   Comments: 0
EB helpers
Title:  EB helpers
Description:  Again, another set of SD40-2s as pushers on this EB train at Cassandra railfan overlook
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:08:36 PM
Location:  Cassandra, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 3348(SD40-2) NS 3362(SD40-2)
Views:  82   Comments: 0
At the crew change area
Title:  At the crew change area
Description:  These four units are about to lead a WB train from the crew change area at CP Rose
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:52:26 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (CP ROSE), PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 8389(C40-8W)
Views:  146   Comments: 0
In the snow
Title:  In the snow
Description:  EB coal train works its way thru Cresson, Pa in an early autumn snow fall
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:54:17 PM
Location:  Cresson, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 9759(C40-9W)
Views:  121   Comments: 0
EBT #15
Title:  EBT #15
Description:  EBT 2-8-2 #15 works its way upgrade, near McMullen's Summit
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:00:16 PM
Location:  Orbisonia, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EBT 15(2-8-2)
Views:  90   Comments: 0
McMullen's Summit
Title:  McMullen's Summit
Description:  #15 is about to go under the bridge at McMullen"s Summit
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:00:34 PM
Location:  Orbisonia, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EBT 15(2-8-2)
Views:  89   Comments: 0
Side Dump Car
Title:  Side Dump Car
Description:  This standard gauge car sits among the trees in the EBT yard at Mt. Union, Pa. This car was built by Clapp, Riley & Hall in 1936 and was used to haul boney from the cleaning plant to the boney piles at the east end of the Mt. Union yard.
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:01:12 PM
Location:  Mt Union, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  332   Comments: 0
On the Wye
Title:  On the Wye
Description:  #15 is backing along the 3rd leg of the wye at Orbisonia. Building is part of the trolley museum on the grounds of the EBT
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:02:33 PM
Location:  Orbisonia, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EBT 15(2-8-2)
Views:  91   Comments: 0
Back to the Station
Title:  Back to the Station
Description:  #15 has turned on the wye and is now passing thru the yard, returning to the Orbisonia Station
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:03:09 PM
Location:  Orbisonia, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EBT 15(2-8-2)
Views:  82   Comments: 0
EBT Boxcar
Title:  EBT Boxcar
Description:  This car is sitting at the south end of the yard in Orbisonia. I wonder if it is to be restored by the FEBT
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:04:09 PM
Location:  Orbisonia, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives: 
Views:  79   Comments: 0
At the Station
Title:  At the Station
Description:  #15 sits in front of the Orbisonia Station waiting to leave for the second run of the day, Sunday October 18, 2009
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:04:44 PM
Location:  Orbisonia, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EBT 15(2-8-2)
Views:  107   Comments: 0
Crossing Meadow Street
Title:  Crossing Meadow Street
Description:  #15 crosses Meadow Street and is about to pass one of the trolleys along the first leg of the wye
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:01:53 PM
Location:  Orbisonia, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EBT 15(2-8-2)
Views:  85   Comments: 0
On the Wye
Title:  On the Wye
Description:  On the first leg of the wye, #15 is returning from its first trip of three on Sunday October 18, 2009
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:02:14 PM
Location:  Orbisonia, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EBT 15(2-8-2)
Views:  71   Comments: 0
In Hollisdayburg, Pa
Title:  In Hollisdayburg, Pa
Description:  I am told this was orginally an Erie caboose.
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:58:43 PM
Location:  Hollidaysburg, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  120   Comments: 0
Everett Railroad
Title:  Everett Railroad
Description:  Center Cab near the station in Hollisdayburg
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:58:12 PM
Location:  Hollidaysburg, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EV 4(80Tonner)
Views:  156   Comments: 0
Everett Railroad Company power
Title:  Everett Railroad Company power
Description:  These two units are sitting next to the station in Hollisdayburg, Pa
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:59:03 PM
Location:  Hollidaysburg, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EV 707(GP10) EV 1712(GP16)
Views:  192   Comments: 0
Another Look
Title:  Another Look
Description:  Another look from the opposite end of these two engines
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:59:24 PM
Location:  Hollidaysburg, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  EV 1712(GP16) EV 707(GP10)
Views:  244   Comments: 0
Big Pushers
Title:  Big Pushers
Description:  A pair of SD80 Macs help push a coal train thru Cresson, Pa. Pic taken from the porch of the Station Inn
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:55:06 PM
Location:  Cresson, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 7210(SD80MAC)
Views:  93   Comments: 0
NS goes Green
Title:  NS goes Green
Description:  NS 999 sits in the yard at CP Rose. Don't forget to plug her in over night guys.
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:51:27 PM
Location:  ALTOONA (CP ROSE), PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 999(Power Car) NS 6661(SD60)
Views:  1146   Comments: 1
The First Time!!
Title:  The First Time!!
Description:  NS OCS rolls into Altoona station area. This was the first time I ever saw this train and needless to say I was quite excited.
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:50:02 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 4270(F9A)
Views:  96   Comments: 1
FP7A
Title:  FP7A
Description:  NS OCS in Altoona, Pa
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:50:19 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 4270(F9A)
Views:  66   Comments: 0
NS OCS
Title:  NS OCS
Description:  passing the station area in Altoona, Pa
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:50:41 PM
Location:  Altoona, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 4271(F9A) NS 4275(F7B) NS 4270(F9A) NS 4276(F7B)
Views:  98   Comments: 0
Snow and Fall follage
Title:  Snow and Fall follage
Description:  EB train is about to go under the Rte 53 bridge. The early fall snow contrasts with the fall follage. Actually, I would have prefered a sunny day but you make the best with what you have to work with.
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:53:29 PM
Location:  Cresson, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 9142(C40-9W)
Views:  85   Comments: 1
SummerHill, Pa
Title:  SummerHill, Pa
Description:  This EB freight is working upgrade under the great Pennsy style signal bridge(not many of these left now)
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:09:29 PM
Location:  Cassandra, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 9559(C40-9W) NS 9931(C40-9W)
Views:  83   Comments: 0
Summerhill, Pa
Title:  Summerhill, Pa
Description:  Making easy work of a light train on the grade at Summerhill, Pa
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:10:19 PM
Location:  Cassandra, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NS 9931(C40-9W) NS 9559(C40-9W)
Views:  74   Comments: 0
West Bound Helpers
Title:  West Bound Helpers
Description:  WB helpers drift down grade under the signal bridge at Summerhill, Pa
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:10:51 PM
Location:  Cassandra, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives:  NS 3340(SD40-2) NS 3350(SD40-2)
Views:  84   Comments: 0
A Foggy Miserable Day
Title:  A Foggy Miserable Day
Description:  From atop of Tunnel Hill, an EB train is working its way downgrade toward Horseshoe Curve. Hard to believe this is October 17, 2009
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:56:00 PM
Location:  Tunnel Hill, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives: 
Views:  67   Comments: 0
From Tunnel Hill
Title:  From Tunnel Hill
Description:  EB down grade. Note the railfan's vehicle pulled up to trackside.
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 9:56:29 PM
Location:  Tunnel Hill, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
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Locomotives: 
Views:  64   Comments: 0
Cassandra, Pa
Title:  Cassandra, Pa
Description:  WB stack train works its way downgrade at Cassandra, Pa Second unit is Operation Lifesaver unit
Photo Date:  10/16/2009  Upload Date: 10/19/2009 10:05:58 PM
Location:  Cassandra, PA
Author:  Bob Rule, Jr.
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  57   Comments: 0


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