After a mostly cloudy chase from Scranton east, PT-98 finally reached clearer skies at Pocono Summit where the tracks run parallel to Manor Drive for a short distance. The train will be stopping ... (more)
After an hour's worth of switching at Tobyhanna, PT-98 is underway once again, rounding the broad curve just north of the PA-611 overpass. It was nice to get some sun at Tobyhanna after dealing w... (more)
The drab winter landscape in the woods at Elmhurst are brightened by the passage of five D-L ALCOs hauling grain loads east to Pocono Summit. This crew would soon be working the propane dealer an... (more)
A nice 5-unit set of D-L ALCOs drags a cut of grain and frac sand cars past the former Lackawanna station in Scranton. These cars had just been picked up a CP's Taylor Yard. After some switching... (more)
A set of five ALCOs drill out cars on the Carbondale Main on a chilly post-Christmas morning.
The Portland Turn arrives as at Tobyhanna, PA to work the Keystone Propane plant on a bitter cold late fall morning.
A quartet of ALCO power, all running "Southern Style", rumble past the former Lackawanna station at Moscow, PA with the Eastbound Portland Turn.
The eastbound PT98 rolls down the grade and past the former DL&W Cresco Station, now a museum.
DL 1554 began her life on the CNJ, and eventually wound up in shortline service on the Black River & Western. Today, she has been beautifully returned to her original paint scheme, and is one of ... (more)
The eastbound PT98 rolls past the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel on brisk November morning.
PT98 pushes across the State Parking Lot, into Bridge 60. The train will add more empty freight cars in Scranton, before heading east to Slateford Junction.
PT98 has just finished building its train and is leaving Scranton. The train is accelerating as it passes through Ridge Row, en route to the Norfolk Southern interchange at Slateford Junction.
A bit of sunshine illuminates PT98 on an otherwise cloudy day.
PT98 hustles east.
Holding hands- DL's big hook holds hands with LV painted C420 414, while wheels on the front truck are changed out by the very capable shop.