When word got out that the S&A heritage unit would be leading 21Q Westbound on the Pittsburgh Line many went trackside in hopes of shooting something different leading on the PITL. Unfortunately f... (more)
Readying 475 for a day of excursions.
Whistling for the grade crossing in town, here comes the 9624 West looking smart as it accelerates through Huntingdon on an autumn afternoon. This intermodal outfit was amidst a nice run of 7 trai... (more)
NS 539 heads Westbound at Cassandra after waiting nearly two hours for an 11V that had engine troubles to clear the crossover from track 3 to track 2 at MO.
The helpers of 14G struggle to keep their train moving as 18N rips past them on track 2 with the two GE's making quick work of the West Slope due to their short train.
A perfect fall day.
A pair of Delaware and Hudson U-Boats (a U33C and a U30C) come light out of Allentown Yard after having dropped their train in the yard.
What a long strange trip it has been for Pennsylvania Railroad K-4s No. 1361.
Built in 1918 in the roads own Altoona Shops, it ran off 2.5 million miles of faithful service before being plinthe... (more)
3 SD45's flares, with SD40-2 innards, power westbound tonnage from the NS at Island Avenue back towards the yard just a few miles away. Note the vintage B&O CPL's in the background.
NS SD40E leads a westbound train. The SD40E is actually lead unit of a helper set that was added on in Altoona
Q410 heads across the High Line on a sunny morning.
CNS 8122 Leads a hopper train West. Colors on the West Slope near gone at the Brickyard. Wind seems to have blown many leaves off the trees.