EMDX 1203 Leading a coal drag over the Munhall Bridge.
NS 62N Loaded Tractor train sitting in Munhall waiting for it's recrew!
Q389 heads west with some foreign power on point
Deuce ACe's After capturing the new NS ACe units a little way north of here, and chasing CSX detours over the W&LE waaaaay south of here, I chased this X389 with another ACe on the point, ... (more)
Q389 sails over the Monongahela River Bridge heading West over a calm Mon River. The foliage is still trying to hang on after a disappointing peak and overall foliage season.
A westbound train crosses the Monongahela River in Munhall, Pennsylvania. Some relics from Pittsburgh's days as the heart of the steel-making industry sit near the bank of the river.
A westbound train crosses the Monongahela River in Munhall, Pennsylvania at daybreak. Carrie Furnace, a relic from Pittsburgh's halcyon days as the steel-making capitol of the world, stands abando... (more)
Yes, you read right, Q999. I heard them call "Q999" at least 4 times and every time I did not believe it. I'm sure they meant "U999", but I assure you, they were pronouncing it as Q999.
Ah! A Conrail leading 346, puts a smile on my face.
Ewwwwwwwwww! A SLUG!
The echo of the 7793 Dash 8 rumbles through the Mon Valley as K385 crosses the Monongahela River Bridge in the quiet of the night.
Two things you don't see to often in the same picture. American LaFrance Firetruck of this vintage still in service and a CSX derailment in Munhall....... RJ Cornman was already on the scene to g... (more)
Once again we check out the Munhall derailment just after a dinner break at the waterfront
Freshly produced coke from the Mon Valley rolls west, destined for Inland Steel if the 3rd and 4th cars are any indication.
Matching C30s lead eastbound 276 across the Mon.