NS C42 rolls through the curve at MP 225 and passes under the old PRR Signals with NBER 1603 trailing from the interchange with the railroad at Tyrone.
The date is the 29th of May, 2013. The 765 has completed her public and employee appreciation specials out of and going to Altoona, Pennsylvania. Here we see the big berk storming up and around th... (more)
In my first trip across the USA, i saw in the Horseshoe Curve the especial train of Norfolk Southern. Export GE locomotives for Transnet (South Africa) passing throught the Horseshoe Curve.
The Queen of Altoona is back where she belongs, well, her boiler that is. The ARRM hopes to restore the locomotive inside of its newly constructed round house. In the background, 1361's tender c... (more)
Norfolk Southern acquired 100 ex Union Pacific SD90MACs from EMD. The purpose: to rebuild the aging and problematic locomotives into reliable engines. This particular unit, NS SD90MAC 7299, will... (more)
One of the Pennsylvania Railroad's newest locomotives, albeit a dirty GE ES44AC, along with run through power from NS leads an empty hopper train through Tipton, PA on the PRR's Middle Division...... (more)
5711 and 5809 trundle east through Sugarcreek, Pa on a rare mileage excursion on the WNY&P as a few railfans grab their photos.
A light-engine move consisting of an MP15 and four SW900's, all of Reading heritage, rolls through the small rock cut at Myerstown, PA. The consist was en route to Enola for servicing.
"NO BOUNDARIES COMPARE"
There is perhaps no boundary in the Continental United States that has been more influential in the history of the country than that of the West Line,... (more)
Strasburg Railroad's #475 shoves 3 cars to the interchange track with Norfolk Southern along Amtrak's Keystone Corridor. Today's run included 1 load picked up and 2 empties dropped off.
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Two children look on in awe as SRC 475 prepares to depart with the 11AM train to Paradise.
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SRC 475 prepares to set off two empty boxcars the the interchange at Paradise. Its not too often that you revenue freight being pulled by steam.
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An ex-Chicago & Northwestern SD40-2 is on the point of a tied-down B&P coal train on the Butler Running Track adjacent to B&LE's Calvin Yard.