PRR caboose 477802 - Altoona, Pennsylvania
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member r.e.s.t.seekers
N 40° 28.586 W 078° 25.337
17T E 718508 N 4483830
Quick Description: PRR caboose at Benzel's Bretzel factory at 5200 Sixth Avenue, Altoona, PA 16602. N5B, steel, center cupola, built in 1941
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 1/1/2021 9:07:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM13KJP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy
Views: 5

Long Description:
The Pennsylvania Railroad built Altoona. Some of the relics of the past are still here. This caboose sits in the parking area of Benzel's Bretzel factory. A friendly engineer waves from the window. You can enjoy the outside of this caboose, but may not enter or climb on it. The caboose may be visited any day, but the factory outlet is open Tuesday through Saturday.

Benzel’s Bakery Outlet Store has become a local landmark in Altoona, PA. Customers flock from near and far to shop our local outlet store for their favorite Benzel’s products and photo ops in front of our authentic train caboose. Our store offers friendly service, a great selection of products, and an all-round great shopping experience.
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Type Of Caboose: Cupola, "Standard"

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