6 DL Alcos and MLW units are about to tie onto the cars left for them by NS at the Portland wye.
Four DL Alcos pass the Portland station and are about to make their pickup from the NS.
Going away view as the PT98 arrives lite power to retrieve it's NS H76 interchange.
An interesting full day for the crew of the PT97 seen here departing town along Route 611 at Delaware Avenue with the NS H76 interchange. Earlier the crew with a nice five unit set of corporate ... (more)
On a pleasant Saturday afternoon, the DL PT97 chugs out of town with it's NS interchange. The crew will pick up an additional block of empty grain hoppers at Slateford Junction before heading to ... (more)
PT97 has coupled onto the NS delivery and is pulling the train up to Slateford Jct for some switching before heading back to Scranton.
EIGHT ALCO's in one consist?! Very rare today, but the Delaware-Lackawanna RR had a large pickup of over 70 cars so with that, they needed a large amount of power to make it up to Scranton.
PT-98 passes the recently opened view of the former Lackawanna Cutoff bridge, which has been dormant for decades. Much talk is going on about getting rail service back from NYC to Scranton, but no... (more)
Delaware Lackawanna's PT-98 with CNJ 1554 leading at Portland.
"Berkshire in Slateford"
"Corporates in Portland"
"ALCos in motion"
Delaware Lackawanna's thrice-weekly local PT-98 is seen arriving at Portland PA, where it will swap cars with NS H76 and return to Scranton as PT-97.<... (more)
"ALCOs Under the Cutoff"
PT-98 passes under the abandoned Lackawnna Cutoff as it approaches its interchange point with Norfolk Southern.
The Norfolk Southern Portland turn has just picked up the train brought down by the Delaware Lackawanna and is beginning its run back to Allentown.