Fresh snow and a clean thoroughbred! GP59E 4653 rebuilt from NS 4608 in Operation Lifesaver Paint. Following on the success of the SD40E program the GP59E which takes old EMD GP59s and rebuilds an... (more)
A westbound crosses over at MG.
Conrail always looked good in the snow.
A pair of Altoona helpers shove a westbound toward Horseshoe Curve.
NS Office Car Special rounds the World Famous Horseshoe Curve on July 16th 2013, bound for Chicago, with all the top brass on-board.
Atop the rock cut at the Allegrippus Curve, we can see the constant 1.86% grade up the hill on the backside of Horseshoe Curve. Rarely photographed, but the action is more dramatic and all to one'... (more)
With the surrounding trees covered in a silvery ice, a westbound tank train enters Horseshoe Curve.
Just before sunrise on a bone-chilling Autumn morning, No. 590 eases toward downtown Altoona, Pa., with Norfolk Southern's Central of New Jersey heritage unit in command. The train has just come d... (more)
An empty oil train heads back to the west for another load.
Fall is in full swing in Altoona as 65W heads west with a appropriately colored BNSF locomotive trailing.
Amtrak's Broadway rounds the curve at Horseshoe curve as it heads towards Altoona.
The NS 6303 helps push another Intermodel west out of Altoona by ALTO Tower and soon through Horseshoe Curve.
The Amtrak Pennsylvanian has not one but two B32-8s for power. Also in the consist behind the head end is the Ohio Central private car "Sugar Creek". Pictured passing the former ALTO tower slowing... (more)
Leaves are not quite over yet here in Central Pennsylvania. NS 21J crosses 2 to 3 at CP Altoona, while 16N weaves its way through the interlocking from Main One to One Yard for the Rose Yard.
Tower Levers inside of Alto tower, Now stand still.