ALCO built the 1,000hp T-6 from 1958-1960.  Conrail inherited 6 of the ex-PRR ALCO 251B straight-6 powered T-6 units from the Penn Central.  The initial CR roster retained their PC number series 9844-9849.

CR 9844 Morrisville, PA 3-5-1977

CR T-6 9844 rests along with RS-1 9902 in a line of retired units at Morrisville yard in March, 1977.

Alco T-6 9844, one of six PC class AS10a's, was the first in PC series 9844-9849.

CR 9845 "KW" Croxton/Jersey City, NJ 7-17-1977

Alco T-6 9845 idles amongst the yard and local power @ "KW" Croxton Yard Jersey City, NJ

CR 9845 Altoona, PA 3-17-1979

Ex-PC Alco T-6 9845 rests in the Juniata shops deadline in March, 1979.

CR 9846 Elizabeth, NJ 1/79

It's 1/27/79 and Alco T-6 9846 is set aside for retirement at Elizabethport Shops. I think this was one of a few Alco switchers painted Blue

CR 9847 is dead in the weeds at Croxton yard in Secaucus, N.J. June 13, 1979

Conrail T-6 #9847 is dead in the weeds at Croxton yard in Secaucus, N.J. June 13, 1979.

CR 9847 Morrisville, PA 3-5-1977

Alco T-6 CR 9847, one of six ex-PRR units, works Morrisville yard with PC SW-7 9067 in March, 1977. 

The CR paint crews barely covered "Penn Central" on the side of the T-6, and left the PC herald on the SW-7.

CR 9847 Morrisville, PA 3-5-1977

PC SW-7 9067 works alongside one of only six Alco T-6's, 9847, at Morrisville yard in March, 1977.

CR 9847 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

Retired PC units, Alco T-6 9847 and GP-7 5653, rest with CR SW-9 9013 (ex-EL 437) and GP-7 5974 (ex-EL 1236) behind the enginehouse at Croxton in March, 1979.

CR 9847 Secaucus, NJ 8-17-1979

One of 6 Alco T-6's inherited from the Penn Central, CR 9847 appears slated for retirement at Croxton yard in August, 1979.

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