Light helpers race downgrade through the cut in Cassandra, kicking up some fresh powder as it heads into the setting sun.
A fast moving intermodal works its way up the steep straightaway at Cassandra while a brilliant sunset lights up the sky above.
A pair of helpers shove an eastbound oil train past the Railfan Park at Cassandra, PA.
NS 6944 & 8459 lead a westbound empty coal train past the crowd gathered at Cassandra.
NS 1118, 9595, & 9819 power westbound oilcans on a perfect fall day for railfanning.
NS 23Z kicks up the leaves as it hustles downhill through Cassandra, PA.
It is a beautiful day at Cassandra, Pennsylvania and Fall color is near peak as a westbound Norfolk Southern intermodal train rolls downgrade with a pair of EMD's leading the way.
The Central Railroad of New Jersey Heritage Unit crawls through the deepest cut of the Alleghenies in the village of Cassandra, PA.
All 4 of 534's helpers are notched out as they slowly make their way past Cassandra. According to their crew, they were barely making 7 MPH.
16N's helpers shove hard to get the freight over the mountain.
Back around 2007, NS assigned the 7200 series SD80MAC's to South Fork for use on coal trains. But they also were assigned to local service, as well. Here 3 80MAC's lead... (more)
EMD SD70M leads stack train 23M through Cassandra.
NS intermodal 23Z coast down grade though Cassandra.
Back in 2007, CSX briefly detoured down NS' Pittsburgh Line due to a derailment on CSX's Erie Sub in Painesville, Ohio. Under symbol "NS 085", CSX train Q161 (South Kear... (more)
Modern & Original Heritage
With Norfolk Southern's Southern heritage unit leading the way, NS 67Z heads West through Cassandra. Trailing fourth out is an original Santa ... (more)