PRR had its Truc-Trains and NYC had its Super Vans. In 1970 Penn Central renamed these trains TV or Trail Vans and the symbols remained through the Conrail era. TV-2 was the eastbound fleet leade... (more)
Symbol freight OIPI9 (Oak Island-Conway) with a couple strangers comes snarling into the east end of Horseshoe Curve on a gorgeous autumn afternoon. Fuji Sensia.
Trailing the145 cars of OIPI9 are two helpers shoving the westbound over the mountain.
Conrail GP30 #2187 is still wearing the paint of its former owner: The Reading RR, as it leads a hopper train into Philadelphia
A former Conrail G.E. and a Bessemer and Lake Erie SD9 are being stripped down for usable parts.
Photo taken with permission.
To the Torch
Three Conrail Alcos, two RSD12’s and an RSD15, stand among the freight cars in Conway Yard. The three Schenectady products are coming from the Altoona dead line, and a... (more)
Famous GG1 #4800 was retired by Conrail and donated to the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania. On the morning of March 10. 1980, #4800 has arrived at the museum and is being shoved into the museum y... (more)
On their first eastbound break-in run from Conway to Altoona, Pennsylvania, Conrail SD80MACs 4100 and 4101 are seen passing the South Fork Tower. The set would make another set of runs breaking i... (more)
On a fine summer morning, the class unit of Conrail's ten GE C32-8s and its bright blue partners head up westbound intermodal train TV-9 on the former Boston & Albany line at Wellesley Farms, MA. ... (more)
Conrail TV-6 is on the last lap into Boston as it paces traffic on the Massachusetts Turnpike at the Auburndale commuter station in the western suburbs. B23-7 2015 leads a five-unit lashup of four... (more)
A westbound Conrail trailer/train with two SD80MACs 4102 and 4113 at East Syracuse, New York.
From the cab of a brand new LMS C40-8W, Conrail ALHB-6A approaches westbound at Prescott, PA with Conrail SD50 6803 leading that train.
Fresh from completion at Juniata Shops in Altoona, Pennsylvania, Conrail SD80MACs 4104 and 4102 are put to the test with a nearly 20,000-ton coal train in snowy conditions. The pair stalled at Ga... (more)
Work train service only. The section gang mugs for the photographer after a rough day of working on the Chicago Line in the August heat.