A westbound empty grain train takes a Clear at CP Port. The old signals at this interlocking will be removed on the 28th of October. They have been service for decades and have provided excellent ... (more)
NS I1T lights up both PRR and New signals at CP Port which today won't be around much longer.
Top Ten of 2016. With the year almost over, here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from 2016.7. My next favorite shot comes from my first railfanning trip of the y... (more)
Uh oh! NS 2538 leads an ethanol train through Port interlocking near Newport, PA; but the real thrust of the shot is that generic "intruder" soon to replace the venerable signal bridge ... (more)
Conrail Class N-21 caboose No. 21243 brings up the rear of a westbound manifest east of Newport, in the beautiful Juniata River Valley. Conrail ordered 113 N-21s from the Fruit Growers Express Co... (more)
Port Tower's days are numbered, as the eastbound Broadway Limited passes by. No. 400 was built by EMD for Amtrak in August, 1985, and eventually ended up on the Agence métropolitaine de transport... (more)
The Virginian heritage unit (NS 1069) leads the NS 11V west along the Juniata River with the Enola, PA to Bellevue, OH manifest train.
The annual CRHS Rail-B-Que is into the late hours of the day, but a rather large crowd still hangs around as Auto Rack train 27N heads west behind a pair of EMD locomotives. Good times were had by... (more)
Highballing through the Central Pennsylvania countryside, the Operational Awareness & Response trainset barrels through PORT, beneath a Pennsylvania Railroad signal bridge.
Norfolk Southern's debut run of the Operation Awareness & Response (OAR) eductional train moved from Altoona, PA to Enola, PA on Saturday, April 23, 2016. The NS 974C123 rolls under a Pennsylvan... (more)
A Pennsylvania Railroad style Position Light Signal mast in Newport, PA on the former Middle Division is silhouetted by the night sky and Moon.
The first revenue run for this SD70ACU pair NS 7264 and NS 7286 seen splitting the PRR signals at Newport on the head end of a loaded coal drag.
NS 1070, the Wabash heritage unit leads train 36A towards Enola through the PRR CPL signals at Newport. It was nice to catch this knowing the uncertain future of NS heritage program after all that... (more)
A fast moving eastbound manifest passes a former PRR signal at Newport on the Pittsburgh Line. November 2014 proved to be one of the coldest with a fair amount of snow already on the ground.