A shiny trio of nearly-new GE C32-8s are in charge of a Boston-bound Conrail freight making a setoff at Nevins Yard in Framingham, MA, as the conductor watches. The former Boston & Albany was a re... (more)
Weekends often saw power balancing moves on Conrail's former Boston & Albany line, which is why this Sunday edition of intermodal train TV-9 had six six-axle units rather than the normal three. C3... (more)
A westbound freight rolls through Torrance, PA.
An auto parts train accelerates west after being stopped at the signals at Wing (Wilmerding).
An empty coal train rounds the bend in Wilmerding headed for the Mon-Line to be loaded.
A van train rushes West through Trafford, PA
I should have had an order hoop to hand on treats to Mail 3H as it climbed the mountain between Horseshoe Curve and MG on an overcast October afternoon. Fuji Sensia.
Conrail in its prime: symbol PIMO (Conway-Morrisville) comes rolling through Mifflin, PA on a July afternoon. Fuji Velvia.
NS 740 splits between the Soy Bean fields in Claremont
Eastbound TV-2 curves around idled Pitcairn Yard (out of view to the left); homes in Pitcairn form the background. Pitcairn was named after Robert Pitcairn, superintendent of the PRR's Pittsburgh ... (more)
A westbound freight approaches Irwin, Pa.
A manifest freight rolls east through Willow Creek Junction on the Michigan Central (NYC) Porter Branch in 1979. The street crossing is Willow Creek Road and the rail crossing is the former Baltim... (more)
A westbound passes under the classic PRR signal bridge at Wegley, Pa.
A westbound TV (trailer/van) train enters the cut approaching Wegley, Pa.
The motive power of a westbound materializes out of the swirling snow as it exits a cut at Ardara, Pa. For those who recall the event, this snow storm was the famed "Blizzard of '93" tha... (more)