Two EMDs & two GEs lead westbound empties.
Y91 comes west past the overlook in Cassandra towards Pittsburgh PA on the Pittsburgh Line.
Coal drags were down but it was nice to catch this newly acquired ex UP SD90MAC on the point of one grinding up the western slope as seen from the railfans bridge at Cassandra. NS 7696 assisted o... (more)
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.