The shadows are closing on the ex-MGA's Manor Branch as the "Bailey Helpers", composed of a trio of ex-MGA units, crest the summit.
Northbound coal loads approach the summit of the ex-MGA's Manor Branch.
A trio of former MGA units, Nos. 2301, 2302 and 2303, now repainted in Conrail Blue and numbered Nos. 2031, 2032 and 2033, return to Bailey Mine on the Manor Branch to serve as pushers on the next... (more)
A northbound coal train crests the summit of the Manor Branch on the ex-MGA.
Southbound empties crest the summit of the MGA's Manor Branch on a late winter day.
MGA 2310 leads a trio of P&LE GP's as they approach the summit of the Manor Branch.
Northbound loads enter the cut approaching the summit of the MGA's Manor Branch.
The Bailey Helpers return light to Bailey Mine to shove the next coal train along the Manor Branch.
The pushers on a northbound coal train loaded at Bailey Mine have just crested the Manor Branch on the ex-MGA and will now provide braking power for the next few miles to safely descend the branch... (more)
NS 8003 leads a coal train as it approaches the crest of the ex-MGA's Manor Branch.
CSX 3063 South catches the last rays of sunlight at the crest of the Manor Branch on the ex-MGA. The empty hopper train is destined for loading at Bailey Mine.
Three bright B&P orange motors pop out in the late fall color at this classic location as coal from Consol's Bailey Mine starts it's journey to the Homer City Generating Station.
Return of The MAC: A combo of MACs, a SD80MAC leading a former Indiana Railroad SD90MAC pulls a northbound coal drag out of Consol Energy's Bailey Mine.
An empty Detroit Edison coal train heads for the Bailey Mine on the Manor Branch of the Monongahela Railway.
A set of Monongahela Railway B23-Super7s - 2302 and 2310 - shove on the rear of a Delaware-bound Conrail coal train with the Monongahela caboose tucked in ahead of the helpers. The train has load... (more)