"Close to Home"
After a long cold day on the former Penn Division, SC-7 wraps up the first part of their day after finishing a short drill in "The Valley" just ... (more)
"Snow in the Pocono"
Snow starts to fall as PT-98 heads East under the signal bridge in Elmhurst behind a set of ALCO/MLW six axle Alcos.
"Big Power, Small Drill"
On the return trip to Scranton, SC-7 makes a stop in Archbald, PA to drill out a team track full of empty centerbeam flats. They arrived with two... (more)
"Just Like Old Times"
The lead engine on SC-7 today was built for the Lehigh Valley Railroad. It served for a brief amount of time on Conrail before eventually finding a ... (more)
"ALCOs By Jessup"
A quintet of ALCOs pass by the Jessup Station with four empty centerbeam flats.
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.