A fascinating lineup of first generation EMDs populate the shop tracks at B&O's Cumberland Backshop in 1979.
The former B&O CPLs guard the east end of Cumberland Yard as a power set of Canadian Pacific and CSX engines change tracks. The CPLs are slated for replacement in the near future.
C&O 7562, a 1966 SD40 was captured in its original scheme while waiting for servicing at the Chessie System Locomotive Shops in Cumberland, MD. B&O GP40-2 No. 4117 was a September 1972 graduate of... (more)
Arriving after a run to Frostburg.
The Helper passes Viaduct Jct. Tower in Cumberland on a sunny summer evening in 1995.
Veteran SD40 4616, looking all beat up in its faded Chessie livery, works the yard at Cumberland one evening in August 1995.
734 descends Helmsetter's Curve in a drenching downpour.
A pair of BNSF units and a mixed assortment of CSX locomotives idle near Mexico Farms on the eastern edge of CSX's Cumberland Terminal Subdivision. The two western visitors arrived at Cumberland f... (more)
Sometimes things just seem to come together as was the case on this particular Saturdays excursion with the holiday season some fresh snow and ice & the star attraction of the night was none other... (more)
Amtrak #100 leads train PO30 Sitting under the I-68 bridge during it's morning passenger stop
A Conrail visitor leads an eastbound grain train by ND Tower. Looks like there was a pretty good amount of snow on Sand Patch, judging by the accumulation on 6038!
Time really does fly, it's hard to believe that this shot was taken 22 years ago to the day!
Seemingly half of Cumberland's population came out to see the WMSR's newest locomotive, an ex-VIA FPA4. Strangely, it came with mismatched number boards.
A couple of western visitors are idling at the South end of CSX's Cumberland Terminal, on a busy day in the yard. Q136 waits to proceed in the background.