After working customers in the Norristown, Pennsylvania, a Conrail local out of Abrams returns to home base as a caboose hop.
Conrail was the second-largest purchaser of the SD50, rostering 135 of the big EMD’s. Here one of them leads an eastbound coal train through Bridgeport, Pennsylvania on the former Reading main lin... (more)
On a dreary December day, an eastbound Conrail auto parts train has pulled out of Abrams yard and is passing Norris Tower near Bridgeport, Pennsylvania. While he no longer has to hoop up orders, ... (more)
A westbound Conrail hopper train is headed back to the mines as it rolls through Bridgeport, Pennsylvania. The motive power consist is somewhat unusual with an SD38 as the second unit. Conrail’s S... (more)
Westbound Conrail tonnage rolls through Bridgeport, Pennsylvania on the former Reading main line. Lead unit 6440 is one of ten SD40-2’s and ten C30-7’s that were purchased new in 1977 and tracked ... (more)
The Blue Mountain and Reading ran a Christmas Shoppers Special from Temple,PA to Philadelphia on December 21, 1985. 4-6-2 425 powered the train to Norristown. I don't recall if passengers transfer... (more)
A lone SEPTA ABB N-5 car arrives at Bridgeport, PA, first stop after Norristown, PA (background) just over the Schuylkill River.
"The Autumn Express"
Under the command of Amtrak 42, the Saluting our Veterans unit Amtrak's Autumn Express makes its way Westbound through Bridgeport, PA.
SD70 leads NS yard transfer K38 east through Bridgeport.
BNSF unit leads NS oil train 65W west by milepost 17 on the Harrisburg Line.
NYC Heritage 1066 leads NS 64W thru Bridgeport.
NS freight 39G eastbound through Bridgeport.
Rare power for NS freight 39G as AC units lead the train westbound approaching a stop at Abrams Yard.
Trio of EMDs power NS empty hopper train 507 west through Bridgeport.
PRR heritage unit leads NS freight 39G west on the Harrisburg Line.