Conrail is a week shy of being one year old, and so far, LV 224 has escaped renumbering. The ex-LV caboose with it, however, has been given the full blue paint treatment.
It's getting late in the Juniata River Valley as the great ball in the sky begins to descend towards the beckoning horizon. By now the rays have turned to gold, a window of time that only lasts fo... (more)
Made a trip over to Kaylor to see these baby's run but this was not to be for this day.
NS 203 is led by the Veteran's Unit #6920 heading south at state line crossing into Maryland
On point of crude oil empties, an aging Norfolk Southern Dash-9 digs into "The Hill" leaving Altoona.
An eastbound coal train gets ready to head down the hill after applying front end helpers. On the rear there was a 4-Pack of helpers tied on as well. Today was a breezy day as noted by the America... (more)
Amtrak 42/04T, hustles past an eastbound coal train.
The main rail yard and locomotive and car shops are in Greenville. I caught this motive power sitting here. SD 7 455 with F7A 721 and some more SD's.
The Lackawanna and the Central of New Jersey Heritage units gave a nice two for one show during a recrew at Reading Yard.
Photo by Shawn A Leightcap
Q418 crawls west towards Locust.
Maryland Midland's UBHF has just made their setoff at Highfield, PA for the CSX local out of Hagerstown yard to pick up. December 27, 2013.
Westbound at mp 142 , with a manifest train. In late evening.
Westbound at mp 142 , with a autorack train. In late evening.
The last Tamaqua Trip of the day comes through MY at Tamaqua Yard on December 20th, 2014. Once the trip returns to Tamaqua, the passengers will disembark and the consist will deadhead to Pottsvill... (more)