A farmer graciously allowed us to use his field for a shot of NKP 765 passing under the former Pennsy signal bridge at Newport, PA
As the sun sets, 765 passes the location of the CRHS RailBQ, which made for a decent evening shot.
With the United States flag flowing from the front of the big Lima-built 2-8-4, the engineer of the Nickel Plate Road 2-8-4 765 makes music with the whistle as it hustles eastwardly through Newpor... (more)
The Norfolk Southern public excursion train, symbol 062 eastbound, is eastbound through Port Interlocking on the NS Pittsburgh Line with the NKP 2-8-4 765 leading the NS PRR Heritage ES44AC 8102 a... (more)
The annual softball game during the Conrail Historical Society's annual 'Spring Rail-BQ' begins as westbound autorack train 11J rounds the curve and through small town of Newport around MP 131 of ... (more)
Amtrak Pennsylvanian eastbound at Newport, Pa
An empty PPLX train with 2 SD60Is
An oil train rips through the old PRR signals with new power
NS empty coal train
During the CRHS RailBQ, An NS coal passes us.
During the CRHS RailBQ, NS 529 passes us with a whicked EMD lashup. Luckily, I kept my DSLR handy all day.
Eastbound ethanol loads split the 131 signals in Newport behind a Dash-8 and a GEVO. Ethanol trains normally draw some of the more interesting motive power lashups, but of course on this day, it j... (more)
Having heard reports of the Amtrak Dash 8 roaming the Pittsburgh Line it was nice to catch it passing the PRR signals at Newport.
NS Monongahela Heritage engine and Penn Centrail 1073
Heritage engine heading east, approaching 131 signals
The Nickel Plate Road 765 leads the deadhead move to Pittsburgh on the morning of August 20th, 2012 in Newport, Pennsylvania.