Horseshoe Curve remains must-see landmark for rail fans
Written by TOM INFIELD, The Philadelphia Inquirer
ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) – The sound starts as a low moan from somewhere around the mountain.
“Train’s coming,” says Joanne Brown.
She and her husband, Sam, are “escaped Californians” with a home in South Dakota. As retirees, they have been traveling the United States in an RV for 16 months. And now, in early fall, they have come to Horseshoe Curve – “World Famous Horseshoe Curve,” as the old postcards always said…