If you want a break from "modern power", you need only look to Scranton for "modern" operations with "classic" power. While this train carries a grain extra symbol, the power is switching local b... (more)
DL PT-98 rounds the curves at the Point of Gap with a short interchange train for NS at Slateford during a snow storm.
DLW 663 and sister 644 getting ready to leave Steamtown on the "Scranton Limited" during Railfeast 2012
DL road freight PT98 has just departed Scranton, as it passes beneath the classic ex DL&W signal bridge in Elmhust. Today's train, powered by two long hood first units, has 10 freight cars in tow ... (more)
Alco/MLW brutes 3643 and 3642 return from Portland back to Scranton and pass a small driving range just next to I-80 which gave the only chance to get the train in sunlight in the Delaware Waterga... (more)
Portland Turn is making some noise cresting the grade headed back to Scranton.
Portland Turn drifts downgrade towards Stroudsburg.
The D-L is taking Sunday off, but the power from Saturday's PT97 is ready to roll if need be.
The LL-1 crew parked the Laural Line power of CNJ 1554 & LV 414 east of Bridge 60. They are seen departing for the Pocono Main with the "Big Alc's" DL 3000 & DL 3648 along with the DL 405 to pic... (more)
ALCO DPU POWER IN THE POCONOS? Actually in truth both the PT-98 and LL-1 crews combined their separate trains into one at Mount Cobb Siding. The trains will break apart once again at Tobyhanna ... (more)
After approaching on slow order out of Gouldsboro, the crew "blurps" up to speed on the approach to "Toby" with their first stop at Bestway in Cresco on a sparkling afternoon in the Poconos.
Delaware Lackawanna train PT-98 rolls East through Tobyhanna,Pa. with two RS3s and a C-420 in charge on 09-11-12.
The trackside faithful at Scranton wasn't sure how this day was going to pan out. A few of us were starting to get nervous when the CNJ 1554 started acting up and the five Alco SPG Job was badly... (more)
DL 4068 & DL 1554 charge south after a troubled and late start out of Scranton on a gorgeous afternoon in the Poconos.
Delaware Lackawanna train PT-98 rolls East through Mt Pocono,Pa. with two RS3s and a C-420 in charge on 09-11-12.