Only a little over a month after it rolled out of the GE assembly plant in Erie, Conrail C39-8 6009 leads an eastbound manifest at Riverside, just west of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Only Conrail and... (more)
A former Conrail C39-8 rests in the back of the the New Hope & Ivyland shops awaiting to be repaired so it can once again return to service.
CR 6017 brings a Roadrailer thru Fostoria in June of 1993.
Test train 995 approaches Starkey Hill where the pair of C39-8's (8567, 8566) will be put to the test, monitored by research car NS 32. Note the hose draped over the pilot, for "wet rail test... (more)
A coal train drops down East River into Glen Lynn, where the train will leave West Virginia, and enter Virginia. From here it'll be along the New River to Narrows, and then over to the former Virg... (more)
L160 crests the grade in Souderton on its way to Telford. PN 8211 third in the lash-up belches out a nice fireball. Todays train consisted of mostly tank cars for storage and at this point was 5... (more)
Another transitional model, the C39-8's boxy form-follows-function look reminded some fans of late model Alcos. That's CSX's former Western Railway of Alabama that 8572 is crossing, and the shado... (more)
One of twenty-two "humpbacked" Dash 8-39Cs owned by Conrail is westbound by the defunct Bethlehem Steel facility in the background. This view was shot from the 2nd floor office of the o... (more)
PN plow extra on former Reading Company Bethlehem Branch
NS 184 drops down Christiansburg Mountain on Main One at the spot known as "Farmer Brown's Crossing" with a rare ex-CR C39 in command. Trailing are an ex-NW GP38AC and an LMS Dash-8. 200... (more)
Former Conrail C39-8 idles between assignments in the Pennsylvania Northeastern Lansdale Yard.