Reading 284 brings up the rear of a locomotive move, passing the Swatara, PA, Reading RR depot. The units were returning to their homes after the "Streamliners" event at the North Caroli... (more)
In the 1990s, Conrail's Lehigh Line and Harrisburg Line were normally visited by freshly re-manufactured units from the Morrison-Knudsen plant at Mountain Top, Pennsylvania. A large order for Sou... (more)
Amtrak's Autumn Express (the Northeast Fall Foliage train) pauses near Hershey on the Harrisburg Line.
Amtrak's Autumn Express Fall Foliage Train pauses in Hershey, PA to wait for a freight train. Amtrak was set to complement the fall colors with a decorative consist consisting of Amtrak 145, the ... (more)
Amtrak's fall foliage train runs through Hershey, PA on the Harrisburg Line.
With a huge chocolate plant in the background, GP40’s meet in the unincorporated community of Hershey, best known for its confectioneries and its amusement park.
Got IT! Conrail Block Operator Jim Largent has successfully conveyed a Form D to Conrail conductor Mike Quigley at Derry Road in Hershey, Pennsylvania. The Form D authority would take the ALPI-0... (more)
Operation Lifesaver painted GP38-2 5669 drops off of track 8 after spotting some sugar cars to be used later by the plant.. Built in 1905, the main plant was living on borrowed time being phased o... (more)
In 1994, Mountain Top, Pennsylvania's Morrison-Knudsen plant was releasing rebuilt units as SD40M-2s for the Southern Pacific Railroad. On September 1, Conrail train ALHB-2B has fresh SP 8600, 86... (more)
On June 13, 1995, Conrail OCS-201 is eastbound east of Hershey at 'Landis' on Conrail's Harrisburg Line and on a deadhead move to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with E8As 4021 and 4020 leading the wa... (more)
NS 19G works the small yard in Hershey, dropping off and picking up cars.
More than one diamond in this image as the NS Reading Heritage SD70ACe 1067 leads the NS 11J empty rack train past the long retired Reading depot at West Hershey.
The second trick Hershey Shifter, H2A, switches the soon to be closed Hershey Main plant which has been in operation since 1905. An EB stack train passes the 5619 and the long closed bean silos on... (more)