On time Lake Shore Limited departs Erie, PA Eastbound for New York.
Three fresh out of the shop BB40-9WM's, 1302, 1305, 1306, sit on flat cars waiting to be shipped out at GE in Erie. Also in this shot are Demonstrators GECX 001, 6001, 6000, 6002, 2010, 905, 5000,... (more)
The first test run of the day finds brand new ES44C4 6719 getting its mandatory 100 mile test run. Providing the Dynamic brakes is GECX 6000 and 6002.
Short scrap train passes the GE Locomotive complex, on an impressive but short stretch of 4 track CSX mainline
A westbound NS manifest slows to a stop at the NS/GE interchange track in Erie, PA on Sept. 18, 1998 to pick up three new CP AC4400CWs.
As I had not paid a visit to GE in Erie until now, I thought East Erie Commercial motive power was an urban legend. This stout switcher, a SL110, is giving it's BNSF 7894 a lift back to the shop ... (more)
A pair of Amtrak F40PH's pick up the 700 and 706 from Erie after they had warranty work performed.
2 GE test engines are out on the GE test track along with a newer BNSF Gevo in yet another lake effect snow storm.
Oilcreek & Titusville brakeman sets the switch to do the run around move required at the end of the line on the Oil Creek river, with the station in the background.
Oilcreek & Titusville returns to Perry Street on a beautiful fall late afternoon after another run down the historic Oil Creek Valley where the petroleum industry began in 1859. The Brakeman prepa... (more)
In the last light of day, with the dramatic shadows growing longer by the second, Q291-17 passes the GE interchange, with a pair of SD60F's (CN 5508 and 5526).
A westbound intermodal crosses a freshly plowed Walbridge Road, not much of a drift to bust but it was enough to make me turn away the second after this photo was taken.
A pair of brand new BNSF ES44AC units, wait for CSX Q381 to pick them up off of the EEC-CSX interchange track at the GE plant in Erie, PA.
End of another day on CSX's Lakeshore east as ex Conrail train MAIL-5 chases the setting sun.