Category: rensselaer

Penn Central train 72, a Buffalo-New York Em…

Penn Central train 72, a Buffalo-New York Empire Service run, gets underway for Grand Central out of the original Albany-Rensselaer station behind a pair of E-units. Tired-looking E7 4030 is an ex-NYC unit with both PC and NYC heralds on its nose, while ex-PRR E8 4251 at least has a fresh coat of paint.

September 11, 1970

Roger Puta caught Penn Central E8A 4036 with …

Roger Puta caught Penn Central E8A 4036 with Empire Service Train 71 arriving Albany-Rennsselear, NY on February 22, 1970

Roger Puta caught Penn Central E8A 4036 with Empire Service Train 71 arriving Albany-Rennsselear, NY on February 22, 1970 by Marty Bernard

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Note, the slide was quite faded with little color. But maybe that is reflective of February 1970.

A Roger Puta Photograph