Westbound Norfolk Southern OCS 950 dashes under the MP334 signals, slicing through the fog, on a very pleasant morning.
A van train rushes West through Trafford, PA
A westbound trailer train rolls through Trafford approaching Pitcairn, Pa. The buildings on the hill in the background are the Haymaker Plaza shops.
Eastbound stacks (NS 20V, left) meet westbound stacks (NS 25V, right) on the curve exiting Trafford, Pa.
The hot exhaust blurs the background as eastbound 20Q (left) charges by westbound 21Z (right) immediately east of Trafford, Pa.
Eastbound M0N on Track 1 growls by empty hoppers waiting on Track 2 on the east side of Trafford. NS 523 would have to wait for an additional three eastbounds coming across the Port Perry Branch b... (more)
Eastbound stacks roll around the broad curve exiting Trafford, Pa.
Eastbound 26T splits the westbound signals at Trafford, Pa.
The low lighting angle creates shadows across the right-of-way as eastbound 20W charges out of Trafford.
SD50 6834 leads GE C40-8, SD50 and SD40-2 Westbound. This was the last SD50 Conrail received in its final two orders (6780-6834) with larger 4,500 gallon tanks, one of the largest fuel tanks EMD m... (more)
20Q pulls east of the interlocking at CP Traff to get helpers for the climb up the eastbound grade of the Pittsburgh Line.
When the Roadrailer service first started in the mid 1990's the trains were limited to 25 trailers. Over time as the service proved itself and expanded so did the train length.
NS 926 heads west on track 1 dumping ballast
A three train meet at CP Wing with the PRR Heritage unit.