Northbound at Manard St. with empty hopper train.Notice off to the right in sky is the moon.
Northbound at MP 219 wih NS Heritage engines.
Northbound to be turned on the wye at Linden , Pa. approaching mp 219.
Late in the afternoon on a beautiful late winter day, H3W comes north up the Buffalo Line with a healthy train and nice leader.
The entire passage of H2W takes twenty-five seconds as we see all aspects of the ex PRR signal at MP 219.
Northbound approaching mp 219 signal.
We are getting close to the ten year anniversary of Conrail's break up and on the Buffalo Line solid sets of blue are still common. Here 537 comes into Southside with three SD60I's.
NS 411, Empty Strawberry Ridge coal train about to pass MP 219 on the Buffalo Line in South Williamsport.
H3W heads southbound as lite power and has just broken through a rather small snowbank left behind from the towns plows.
Another loaded 536 heads southbound through South Williamsport heading towards the coal hungry Strawberry Ridge power plant in Turbotville, PA.
With a fresh layer of snow and a small train H2W has no trouble cruising northbound through Southside.
KH99 is a dead head move up the Buffalo Line to the Lycoming Valley Newberry Yard with freshly painted NSHR 774 leading matching passenger cars.
With three blues on the point 623 heads west into the afternoon sun.
With fresh snow on the ground H3W comes through South Williamsport with a twenty-one car train.
It has been about a year since the 2007 Valentines Day snowstorm and this year is no different. Although its a few days early a major winter storm has gripped the northeast. Here H2W goes northbou... (more)