Amtrak 30 passes by the B&O CPL's and Mexico Tower just east of Cumberland, en-route to Washington Union Station.
No. 734 pulls into the station at Cumberland after another successful trip to Frostburg. The big 2-8-0 is running out its last miles in 2015 before a major overhaul is required.
No. 734 rolls downgrade around famous Helmstetter's Curve on the return trip to Cumberland.
E725 heads across the Viaduct in Cumberland onto the Mountain Sub.
A beautiful ariel view of the West End of the Yard in Cumberland,MD
One of the Cumberland yard engines pauses between assignments.
As eastbound coal loads ease into Cumberland Terminal, a westbound auto rack train barrels by the Amtrak Station during a heavy snow squall that has severely reduced visibility. Approximately 3&qu... (more)
734 Works hard upgrade to Frostburg
"Head End Helpers"
A pair of EMD helpers are left tied to the head end of an unoccupied train in the narrows. This Q461 is waiting on a fresh crew relay the train into Cu... (more)
Precipitation has just transitioned form sleet over to wet snow as a quartet of conventional cab EMD's descend the Keystone Subdivision into downtown Cumberland under the lead power of SD50-2 No. ... (more)
A friendly wave to the crew of 729 as a local on his way to work gets stopped by the train doing some switching.
Western Maryland 734 Leads a freight train West.
A short Western Maryland freight train heads up the grade toward Connellsville, PA.
Before making her mad dash up the mountain, 734's fireman tops off her tender while passengers board the train at the beautiful Western Maryland depot in downtown Cumberland.