Two SD40-E's and a GE lead a auto rack train east, closely following a Loaded coal train.
A loaded coal train waits for amtrak to clear up before proceeding east towards Altoona.
Barking and burbling all kinds of noises, a gaggle of GP38's idle away with a cut of PPLX hoppers bound for the Fallen Timber branch just to the east of the engine terminal. Meanwhile, out on the ... (more)
Exactly one week after capturing photo 294256, I caught the same GEVO on the point of 11J.
A light set heads upgrade to help out another Westbound from Altoona get over the mountain and then help it brake down back the hill.
Eastbound stacks grind upgrade at Cresson.
This unit is about as modern-looking as it's possible for an SD40-2 to get, even though it's serving its last days out on "The Hill" in helper service.
A pair of SD40-2 helpers assist with a loaded coal drag as it starts down the mountain towards Altoona.
A coal train heads towards Altoona with a C40-8W and a SD50. A pair of SD40-2's are on the rear pushing.
Jon Kayes and I decided to freeze our butts off doing night shots one fine evening at the Station Inn. There's Jon on the right as light helpers illuminate the snow and sky alike on a frigid Febru... (more)
Eastbound RoadRailers roll into CP-MO interlocking on track 2 while clear signals await on tracks 2 and 1.
A quartet of GE's bring a pig train through Cresson during the early fall colors.
An unusual sight on Class 1 railroad, two EMD GP38-2 lead a westbound empty hopper on the Pittsburgh Line. Normally empty coal trains do not need a pusher set, but with 4-axle power leading, the ... (more)
Rollin' along the broadway.
A helper set heads West from Cresson to pick up NS 10N, and help it over the mountain. This a set of the newer helpers, rebuilt from former SD50s.