Trio Former Conrail SD60I's are power for this Westbound Empty Coal Train out of Altoona.
The Broadway Limited heads into the morning sun, with one of the GG-1s not picked up by Amtrak- No. 4894, built by PRR/GE in April 1940. I'm sure the passengers in the sleeper right behind the ba... (more)
An EMD SW1 has removed the HEP (head-end power) car from the Broadway Limited and is preparing to position it for the next morning's eastbound run, to be pulled by GG-1 No. 4913, at the left of th... (more)
NS 6912 looks as it received a fresh coat of paint really it just super squeaky clean!
A late afternoon mixed train rolls into the Strasburg yards
"Berkshire in Slateford"
NS 956 is heading back to Altoona in the late afternoon as it passes the Emsworth Lock & Dam.
Disregard the modern street signs and the out of place Wrigley's ad and you can venture back to the American Civil War as a night passenger run rolls into Glen Rock, PA to pick up a few passengers... (more)
For lack of a better name I guess you could call it Conrail crud, sort of a mix of road dirt and some kind of greenish fungus that splotched up older units. It looked contagious. This ex-PRR uni... (more)
AVR crew cuts away on the main to spot a car at the International Paper plant.
NS 9240 solo's NS 11N up the mountain out of Altoona as heads to Pittsburgh and Points west.
Sputtering up some Alco dust as the crew prepares to make a four car pickup.
The white-hatted foreman is down on his haunches to better scrutinize the progress of tie renewal on eastbound No. 1 Track. Tie-handling machine No. 1041's crew is manipulating some freshly creos... (more)
A trio of SD70-variants lined up at Enola Yard display a nice showcase of almost all the different SD70s rostered by Norfolk Southern. The SD70ACU to t... (more)
"East Penn Long Hood"
A brightly colored East Penn GP38-3 runs west along Norfolk Southern's Harrisburg Line shortly after opening the switch at Sinking Springs to leave NS rails... (more)