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Firing on the Pennsy

Paul C. Dietz

Firing on the Pennsy

a fireman on the Pennsylvania Railroad describes the "last hurrah" of the steam engine, 1943-1947

by Paul C. Dietz

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Gateway Press in Baltimore, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ohio
    • Subjects:
    • Dietz, Paul C.,
    • Pennsylvania Railroad -- History.,
    • Locomotive engineers -- Ohio -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul C. Dietz.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ603.5.D463 A3 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination97 p. :
      Number of Pages97
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6802287M
      LC Control Number00136593
      OCLC/WorldCa47925535

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      Equipment on the prototype, built in , was conservative and included a screw reverse (power reverse would soon be added), a small P tender holding only 7, US gallons (26, l) of water and 12½ tons of coal set up for hand firing, a wooden cowcatcher pilot, a square-cased, old-fashioned headlight and piston tailrods (soon to go).Builder: PRR Juniata Shops (), Baldwin Locomotive .   Unfortunately, the Pennsy's old radar, installed two years earlier, wasn't up to the job. Before we could get a fix on a target, all was finished. The Japanese ships were gone before we could fire.


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