A tale of two helpers. One, along for the ride swiftly running downhill on it's train already mostly done it's duty. The other, notching at full throttle just beginning to push the weight of it's ... (more)
A loaded coal train destined for the port of Baltimore passes under this classic Pennsylvania Railroad signal bridge at Summerhill, PA just after midnight on February 20, 2017.
11J drifts downgrade through Summerhill with a single SD60I and 19 empty auto racks.
14G's helpers roar through Summerhill.
A helper set proceeds east up the west slope to Cresson for servicing.
Hit the BricksGeometry train 906, with NS 34 'The Brick' tucked in 3 of 4, putters thru Summerhill in a thick snow shower.
Fresh powder lightly coats the ground in the community of Summerhill, PA while a fast moving intermodal glides through, under the former Pennsylvania Railroad signal bridge.
Four SD40E helpers shove an eastbound coal train under the CPLs at Summerhill PA.
A helper set pushes an eastbound train under the ex-Pennsylvania Railroad position signals at Summerhill, Pa. The eastbound signals are on a high mast to clear an adjacent highway overpass.
Summerhill Snow ShowDespite being mid-December, th weather has been rather warm. Around Altoona, snow doesn't exist, but in the upper elevations, the first thin blanket has begun to... (more)
A lone C40-8W leads westbound auto racks on Main 3 past eastbound oilcans pass on Main 1.
A helper set pushes a train going away through the fall foliage at Summerhill, Pa.
A full moon illuminates the Pennsylvania position lights guarding MP 263 at Summerhill on a pleasant Autumn night.
Westbound coal drag knocks down the position lights at MP 263 in Summerhill.
Like the Autumn Leaves, Soon They Fall
With the last vestiges of autumn color desperately clinging to the trees, NS 9892 and 6 other units (including 2 ex-UP 90MACs) lead train 3... (more)