Two East Erie Commercial crew members ride the flat to guard the shove as a shipment of brand new locomotives bound for Brazil are moved out of the GE Transportation Plant in Erie.
NS intermodal train 23K crosses the NKP trestle near the NY-PA state line and heads west in last light. Locomotives:NS 7635 ES40DCNS 9269 C40-9WNS 2761 SD70M-2
Freshly painted SD70ACU 7288 and Dash 9 9102 are leading another Dash 9 and a loaded coal drag west through Glenfield, PA at PC10 on the NS Ft. Wayne Line.
Streamliners on the Main Line
Arguably the best looking train to travel the PRR main line west of Philadelphia since the more prosperous days of the Pennsy was Conrail’s office car... (more)
Varnish at West Falls
Conrail’s Office Car Special traverses the former Reading bridge at West Falls, Pennsylvania. The train has left Philadelphia, and is entering the West Trento... (more)
With the paper mill slowly switching over to natural gas, Norfolk Southern's 510/511, Shire Oaks to Spring Grove and return, has gone from a once-monthly to as-needed train. On the very last leg o... (more)
Eastbound doublestacks (NS 26T) pass a westbound mixed freight (NS 35A) at Larimer, PA.
At the end of its long journey and under a "milky sky" as the local meteorologists call it, Norfolk Southern 26T with a rare standard cab leader slowly makes its way across the Rockville Bridge as... (more)
The Conductor of the Pennsylvanian looks over his train and waves to the people at Horse Shoe Curve.
A pair of SD40E's approach East Conemaugh where they'll wait for the their next assignment. Panned shot 1/20 second.
The westbound Pennsylvanian climbs the grade of Horse Shoe Curve.
Looking a bit grungy but sounding great, NS 4120 is on the move for Conway yard with a relief crew on board. Fuji Velvia.
Amtrak Heritage P42 No. 145 leads train 43, the Pennsylvanian at the Altoona station on a rainy August day.
Snow was covering the ground when Chesapeake and Ohio 4-6-4 number 305 was positioned for the photographer. This Baldwin Locomotive Works builders photo card is from the J. R. Doughty collection.