CR 6290 helps slow an eastbound coal train at Horseshoe Curve, 10/86

CR 6290 helps slow an eastbound coal train at Horseshoe Curve, 10/86

Location

Horseshoe CurveAltoona, PA
United States
40° 29' 56.8176" N, 78° 29' 3.8292" W

An SD40 helper lends its dynamic brakes to the effort to slow a descending coal train around horseshoe curve. Check out the great mix of hoppers in there, two EL styles and a PC car.

Photo By: 
Jim Kleeman
Photo Date: 
10/18/1980
Conrail Road Number(s): 
CR 6290

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