Looking back at photos from this time last year, I found this image of NS Dash 9 cabs awaiting being scrapped at Cresson Steel.
Late in this April afternoon, an eastbound coal train is resuming the climb up the West Slope of the Alleghenies. The 2 SD40E helper units are giving their best to help get the drag back up to spe... (more)
NS 60N rolls under the PRR signals at PT 249
A set of helpers are pushing up past MO and soon to be slowing down the train as it descends into Altoona. The signals are soon to be replaced by their PTC replacements.
NS 60N led by a Norfolk Southern SD70M ducks under the PRR signal bridge at the RT. 53 overlook.
The helpers on an eastbound mixed freight approach Cresson, Pa.
A pair of helpers on the rear of a westbound intermodal will cut off just ahead at Cresson and return to Altoona to shove the next westbound upgrade.
A pair of SD40-2s shove on the rear of NS 610 approaching Cresson, Pa.
A Westbound stack train passes through CP MO in Cresson, gliding downgrade past the tri-light signals governing the interocking.
A pair of Dash nines lead westbound empties through Cresson on a perfect fall morning.
A well worn GP40-2 approaches Cresson with MOW track materials.
A grain train led by the Norfolk and Western heritage unit basks in the morning sun as it sits on 5 West in Cresson. The train is waiting to be picked up by an R.J. Corman crew for the rest of it... (more)
A quartet of EMDs shove on the end of a loaded coal train as fall colors peak on the mountain.
An eastbound manifest train passes NS 1142 in Cresson, PA. ND Filter used.