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These photos are from the Altoona, Pennsylvania area: Horseshoe Curve. The curve or in railfan speak, "The Shoe" has been there since 1854. I personally have visited The Shoe and environs 11 times since 1973 and will go again when it is opportune. Click the image for a larger view. 

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Eastbound on "The Ledge" on July 6, 1975. This view shows the western part of Horseshoe Curve.

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View from trackside at Horseshoe Curve looking down at the Visitor's Center.

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Conrail eastbound at CP Rose with a Triple Crown Service Roadrailer train.  

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Freight Cars awaiting repair or disposition on the east side of CP Rose in Altoona, Pennsylvania.

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Funicular cars pass at the Horseshoe Curve Visitors Center. These cars take you up and down from the viewing area at trackside. 

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Paired Conrail SD40-2s are in the middle of the Curve passing the nose of Kittaning Mountain called Kittaning Point. 

Trains Are Where You Find Them