The Virginian and two other NS units lead a lengthy cut of cars for LVRM. This bridge was formerly used by Lehigh Valley, and the Reading railroads. If only we could get those heritage units to ... (more)
IC&E SD40-2 idles away in the NS/PBNE River Yard. CP no longer operates trains into Allentown, making this shot impossible now. All good things must come to an end I suppose.
A three-unit consist of former Conrail SD40-2s leads a lengthy H65 out of Allentown Yard. Today's train is heavy with frac sand loads heading to the Delaware-Lackawanna interchange at Slateford J... (more)
As of this date, CSX is known for frequently running consists of older CP (including DME and ICE) units on ethanol trains into New Jersey. On this day, NS got into the game with a train bound for ... (more)
A late-running 211 passes CP 88 mid-afternoon in the shadow of the once-great and thriving Bethlehem Steel mill. The mill property has since been subdivided and contains a wide variety of busines... (more)
LVRB is able to assemble a locomotive consist not seen often in 2013. An MP15DC-SW7-MP15DC consist drops a small amount of interchange traffic for NS (2 cars) and CP (3 cars) in the River Yard at... (more)
Lehigh Valley Rail Management SW7s bring out a lengthy cut of stacks for westbound train 25V, who will stop to work the river yard in Bethlehem after dark. The looming former Bethlehem Steel compl... (more)
NS 64J with a single ex Conrail C40-8W on a hot September 9th , a few days before the start of school. Hot days and garbage trains do not mix well !
A switch heater may be little more than a heavy duty pilot light, but these silent, hardworking blue-flamed sentinels protect the interlocking at CP-Bethlehem winter after winter, as reliably toda... (more)
Canadian Pacific trackage right train 258 enters the Bethlehem river yard to set out NS interchange on a beautiful Thanksgiving Day morning. A pair of CP SD40-2s lead a rather interesting surprise... (more)
A Jersey Central freight rolls eastward through Bethlehem during a March snowstorm. The leased N&W power is welcome relief for Jersey Central's aging roster.
On a dog walk, a local resident finds the approaching train fascinating enough to stop and take a photo.
19G appears makes its usual early morning arrival into Allentown Yard. The remains of the former Bethlehem Steel plant lurk in the hazy distance.
As the sun begins to fall toward the horizon on this warm summer evening, Canadian Pacific operations into Allentown and Bethlehem may be setting as well. Just a few weeks ago, CP operations in to... (more)
18N heads east past CP88