ex B&O 7493
ex QNS&L 214. CP detour train on the WC.
ex QNS&L 211. Note the two new SP GP60s trailing.
A southbound extra with a great matched set at this late date was a thrill. At the time two tracks extended from Osborne Yard all the way to the south end of E'town but north of this point it was... (more)
A trio of Wheeling & Lake Erie locomotives power a long string of hoppers west on the CSX Greenwich Sub
A westbound Conrail freight exits the tunnel at Gallitzin in 1989. Today, this bore is enlarged and double tracked to handle double stacks.
Ex-Penn Central 6281, currently NECR 6281.
At Ben Hur, VA, a southbound unit coal train is dropping down "Big Pennington" hill. The former L&N Cumberland Valley Division main line was constructed here in 1889. Steam era crews cal... (more)
At the north end of Kermit siding, on the south side of Clinch Mountain, a former C&O SD40 leads a northbound manifest on this ex-Clinchfield route. The train is entering a nearly 90 degree curve ... (more)
A former BN SD40 hustles MRL's large wrecker from Laurel up the east slope of Bozeman Pass, likely headed to a derailment as this was the only thing moving.
R403 is shown passing Anacostia Tower as it leaves CSX's Alexandria Subdivision and enters onto Conrail's Landover Line.
Big Blue in all its glory! Armed with a Conrail release and photo permit, I was able to get into a great position on a grubby morning in 1989 for a shot on Horseshoe Curve. This is a westbound int... (more)
Set of power MP Settegast yard engine facility
DME 6070 is notched out under the Tunnel O trees.