I had a hunch that today's ore train would be led by a Bessemer locomotive, so I braved the ice storm and drove to the outskirts of Grove City to wait for the train. Certainly the train had an ea... (more)
After a rather lengthy delay due to maintenance, the tracks were finally cleared for this southbound scrap train. The train was ultimately bound for AK Steel in Butler, where it would turn and re... (more)
It is rare to see a northbound train through Grove City during daylight hours. But here, CN 5422 leads a northbound train of empty ore cars, bound for the docks in Conneaut, right through the mid... (more)
After another snow storm blew through the area laying down a fresh 5 inches, a southbound ore train kicks up a cloud of snow as it accelerates through the outskirts of Grove City. Leading this CN... (more)
A rarer sight these days, a southbound ore train passes through downtown Grove City with not one but two ex. BLE units in the lash-up. After the Bessemer and Lake Erie was bought out by CN, many ... (more)
A loaded ore train heads south through Grove City on its way to Bessemer where it will turn and bring empties back north. A light snow is falling as the train kicks up a fresh layer of powder at ... (more)
Exactly one year ago, I caught a Canadian National southbound ore train at this same location led by an IC "death star." Today, one year later, I was fortunate enough to catch another s... (more)
4 old Illinois Central SD70s lead this Canadian National train through Grove City, PA on an unusually nice November afternoon. This location is part of CN's Bessemer Subdivision which used to be ... (more)
1897 rail. While photographing a south bound Bessemer train at Grove City, PA. I spotted some old rail on the siding. It was still in use for track equipment, and spotting cars. B&LE 1897 rail, Gr... (more)
BLE train near Grove City
Nobody's home. 910 waits at Filer South for a re-crew.
A sign every respectable railfan should obey. BLE 910 South awaits a re-crew at Filer South before continuing to North Bessemer and contributer Bryan Bell shooting it meeting with the Unio... (more)
902 pulls coal loads north across George Junior Rd. in some awesome morning light.