A cool sign that stands at the front of the Juniata Locomotive shops in Altoona, PA.
The last rays of sunlight are fading as Foley quickly falls into shadows. These rays highlight the brake shoe smoke and exhaust as an eastbound mixed freight descends the east side of Sand Patch. ... (more)
Practice photo for upcoming night photo shoot on August 19, 2017 as part of the museums 50th Anniversary of Bee Line Service on the Reading Railroad. Orders being handed up.
Practice photo for upcoming night photo shoot on August 19, 2017 as part of the museums 50th Anniversary of Bee Line Service on the Reading Railroad.
Maine Central Units make their first appearance on Delaware & Hudson train NE84 at Palmerton, Pennsylvania. The Lehigh Valley area grapevine was alive with the news that the U25B/GP38 combo had go... (more)
A westbound mixed freight grinds upgrade on Sand Patch's east slope. The few houses in Philson are located around the curve in the background.
Excursions on the former Reading Perkiomen Branch between Emmaus and Pennsburg, Pennsylvania have been operated by three different railroads since the line was spun off by Conrail in the 1980’s. T... (more)
Southbound with loaded coal train.
3 GE Teir 4's were being put through their paces on the GE Test track.
A conductor or trainman collects his belongings from the cab of the recently rebuilt GP39RN, built from an ATSF GP30. The train has just pulled back into Tamaqua after a run to the Hometown High B... (more)
Southbound below mp 238 on a banked curve just before sunset.
Southbound at Packer St. ,to put their train on Boyles siding , then take their power to turn at the wye at Harrisburg.
Loads from the (relatively) "new kid on the intermodal block" behind the power