Abrams yard - Page 4

CR's Abrams yard was a former Reading Company yard located near King of Prussia, PA.

CR 9620 King of Prussia, PA 11-20-1976

RDG SW-1500 2770 (CR 9620) works Abrams yard at sunset in November, 1976.

Kodak Instamatic photo.

CR 9620 King of Prussia, PA 2-12-1977

RDG SW1500 2770 (CR 9620) works Abrams yard sandwiched between ex-PC N5B 22841 and RDG N4 92887 (CR 18752) cabooses.

CR 9620 King of Prussia, PA 2-12-1977

RDG SW1500 2770 (CR 9620) works with CR cabins 22841 (ex-PRR N5B class) and soon to be CR 18752 (RDG N4 class 92887) at Abrams yard in February, 1977.

CR 18752 (built 3/41) was preserved by the United Railroad Historical Society of New Jersey at Ridgefield Park, NJ.

CR 9620 King of Prussia, PA 2-12-1977

RDG SW1500 2770 (CR 9620) works Abrams yard sandwiched between ex-PC N5B 22841 and RDG N4 92887 (CR 18752) cabooses.

CR Septa RDC King of Prussia , PA 2-21-1977

The sun is going down over Abrams yard as a pair of former RDG RDC's races through on a weekday commuter run in February, 1977.

CR Septa RDC King of Prussia, PA 1-3-1977

A trio of RDG RDC's race past the Abrams yard office on track 2 in January, 1977.

CR Septa RDC King of Prussia, PA 1-3-1977

A trio of RDG RDC's race through Abrams yard on track 2 in January, 1977. Kodak Instamatic photo.

CR Septa RDC King of Prussia, PA 1-3-1977 (1)

A trio of RDG RDC's race through Abrams yard on track 2 in January, 1977.

CR Septa RDC King of Prussia, PA 2-12-1977

A pair of CR-operated former Reading Lines RDC's rushes through Abrams yard in February, 1977.

CR Septa RDC King of Prussia, PA 2-21-1977

A trio of former Reading Lines RDC's race through Abrams yard in February, 1977.

CR Septa RDC King of Prussia, PA 2-21-1977

Still lettered Reading Company, a trio of CR-operated RDC's race through Abrams yard in February, 1977.

DH 404 King of Prussia, PA 2-15-1982

D&H Alco C420 404 (ex-LV 404) trails GP-38-2 7314 (ex-LV 314) and U23B 2316 as they pass by a CR blue caboose at Abrams on President's day, 1982.

DH 7314 King of Prussia, PA 2-15-1982 (1)

Passing behind a CR blue caboose, D&H 7314 leads a trio of 3 different builders through Abrams on President's day, 1982. The colorful mix of D&H paint schemes on GP-38-2 7314 (ex-LV 314), U23B 2316, and Alco C420 404 (ex-LV 404) reminded of Conrail's rainbow years of '77 and '78.

DH 7314 King of Prussia, PA 2-15-1982 (3)

D&H GP38-2 7314 leads U23B 2316 and C420 404 past an ex-PRR N-8 cabin at Abrams yard on President's day, 1982.

PRSL 2000 King of Prussia, PA 2-21-1977

PRSL GP-38 2000 (to become CR 7660) assists pulling mixed freight through Abrams yard on a cool day in February, 1977.

RDG 93543 King of Prussia, PA 2-15-1982

Former RDG 2-bay covered hopper 93543 at the Abrams engine terminal in February, 1982.

RDG 96331 King of Prussia, PA 2-12-1977

RDG MOW gondola 36331 rests by the Abrams yard signal tower in February, 1977.

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