A Conrail SD50 and SD40-2 bring a manifest train west along the Indiana Harbor Belt in Hammond. Tom Golden photo.
A four-pack of Conrail SD50s lead a westbound APL stack train west along the Indiana Harbor Belt. Tom Golden photo.
A pair of Conrail SD50’s works a train of laded hoppers (coke from Bethlehem Steel?) west past the Allentown Yard hump leads.
CR WPAL91 is southbound in the Lehigh Valley on a beautiful fall day, shortly after departing Lehighton.
It is a bright, clear morning as former Conrail 5420 joins a mixture of SP and UP power at the diesel service area in the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
Visiting power from western railroads was still relatively uncommon in the northeast in the 1980’s. Here a Union Pacific SD40-2 has come to Allentown, in a power set with a Conrail SD50 and a Conr... (more)
The daily shuttle job between Mosaic's mines in Ridgewood and South Fort Meade is heading to SFM with empties. While the foreign power is quite common now, most of the reliable classic EMD sets h... (more)
Eastbound trailers roll under the ex-Western Maryland's Salisbury Viaduct. The viaduct is now part of the Great Allegheny Passage walking/biking trail; walkers can be seen on the bridge.
Northbound coal loads round a curve on the ex-MGA's Manor Branch about midway between Bailey Mine and Waynesburg, Pa.
The helpers prepare to cut off an eastbound freight at the "Summit of Alleghenies" at Sand Patch, Pa.
Northbound coal loads exit the north portal of Wayne Tunnel on ex-MGA rails.
A CSX SD50 pulls a Florida East Coast GEVO and LNG tender from the interchange track at GE Transportation's Erie Plant. Locomotives:CSX 8568 SD50-2FEC 802 ES44C4
With the conductor watching, the CSX Erie yard job backs down to couple to a cut of coke cars in the Lakefront Yard.
A single SD50 pulls a train of NS coke hoppers and departs the Erie Yard for the Erie Coke Corporation Plant on the lake front.