"Eddy Farm Road"
Under millions of stars, the SU99 lights the way along the Southern Tier on the way to Binghamton.
A trio of EMDs lead the BH-1 through Apulia Station as a cloud of dust comes off of the loaded hoppers of stone.
The crew of the CL-1 has just dropped off several hoppers at Agway and is seen on the reverse move to retrieve the rest of their train which is tied down just east of Grove Street. This "snoot" no... (more)
With fall color pretty much done for the season, NYS&W engine 3022 brings some color to the scene as it runs "Southern" style bound for Binghamton, NY.
The crew of the CL-1 has just tied back onto their train after spotting grain cars at Agway seen in the background. Their next stop will be in Cortland, NY where they will drop of the 3018 at the ... (more)
With the last bit of fall color barely hanging on, the BH-1 grinds up the grade kicking up some leaves in the process. The train is southbound and will tie down several miles from here in Tully, N... (more)
A swarm of "yellow jackets" roll north through Tully, NY on a fine fall morning. The four SD60s will later be dropped off at Armory Square in Syracuse, NY where they will stay for a couple of days... (more)
The hostler is busy preparing motive power. NYS&W SD40T-2 3016 is pushing three SD60s and SD40-2 3022. The three SD60s, along with a fourth such model, will power that evening's SU99 road freight.
Going through Hackensack New Jersey, the SU99 is just getting started on its trip to Binghamton New York.
"The Downhill Glide"
The westbound Susquehanna road train glides down the slope with dynamic brakes howling from the peak of the grade at Stockholm.
The power of the SU-99 prepares to head north towards its train.
SU99 rounds a curve on its way through North Jersey.
Four SD60s are at the fuel rack.
NYS&W's WS3 has four SD60 locomotives in tow for the west end of the MC Yard. The four big locomotives will double against freight cars in preparation for the evening's SU99 road freight.
The consist of SU99 waits patiently in the MC Yard for a road crew to mark up and take the train west to Binghamton, NY. This evenings train is led by a three-unit set of Susquehanna SD60s.