The 3 unit power set for the Johnstown Jet sits among a fresh batch of snow as the sun starts to poke through the clouds.
Three sets of motive power occupy the small yard at Rockwood, Pa. on a crisp fall day.
Westbound freight Q383 follows the Casselman River as it approaches Rockwood, Pa.
Q353 pauses on the main line at Rockwood in order to set four engines off for the local working out of the small yard at Rockwood. The engineer slowly backs to couple back to his train, which incl... (more)
Power for local D703, with a newer GP38-3 rebuilt, sits in the siding at milepost 0 of the S&C sub in Rockwood.
Ex-B&O GP40, now relegated to a road slug, is on the east leg of the wye on CSX's S&C Sub. The bridge above is the former Western Maryland connection between their mainline and the trackage right... (more)
C&O 614 thunders north on the B&O Somerset branch after leaving the main line at Rockwood. This was a Cumberland, MD to Somerset, PA excursion sponsored by the Western Maryland Chapter of the NRHS... (more)
A crew member aligns a switch that will allow a three unit set to couple on to string of hoppers recently loaded at the Wilson Creek tipple.
CSX C30-7 7033 rounds the curve at Rockwood on the Keystone Sudivision.
Routed via the former B&O Sandpatch mainline, a westbound crude oil empty from Philadelphia gallops through downtown Rockwood on its crew run from Cumberland to Connesville.
The Connellsville helper shoves a heavy coal drag eastbound through Rockwood, passing a B&O CPL which has since been removed.
Crew finishes up for the day in Rockwood yard and ties down its power moments later
A trio of units are tied down for the weekend in the siding at Wilson Creek.
The CSX S&C Sub at the Wilson Creek Siding breifly enjoys a full house as Q358 works the yard.. shortly after this photo the loaded Hopper train in the middle would also depart east onto the Keyst... (more)
2573 sits in the spur at the south end of the CSX S&C sub in Rockwood, PA leaving the main open for coal traffic to/from the Cambria Sub and the siding open for the Rockwood/Johnstown local.