The helpers of 66Z entering Allegheny Tunnel.
A westbound 25Z ducks under the soon to be replaced PRR position light eastbound signals for CP TROBE, this is the last know shot before the new signals appeared a week later...
The elevated curve in Lumberton allows trains to soar around it between 40-50mph and stay level. It also makes for a neat photo op.
The Lackawanna Heritage Unit is leading CSX Train Q292 up the ramp to the bridge that takes it over the Youghiogheny River in McKeesport, PA.
NS 4002 makes for a cool leader at Flossmoor as it heads south to Matteson, where it'll hop on the former EJ&E and head east.
NS SD60 6710 switches the west end of IHB's Gibson Yard. Not sure how many of these remain, but I'd bet you can count the remaining ones on two hands.
In sweet light, M336 waits to proceed southbound in Plainfield with an NS SD70 in charge.
Penn Central Heritage on the Pittsburgh Line
General manifest NS 38Q proceeds East through Altoona as storm clouds loom overhead with the Penn Central Heritage heritage unit NS... (more)
Stack Trains Meet in Johnstown
With one track out of service for maintenance, an Eastbound NS stack holds for clearance as a westbound stack train makes quick time through John... (more)
With morning fog in the air after rain showers, Norfolk Southern coal train U44 is just getting underway on the Big Toms Creek Branch at Coeburn, VA. The U44 "mine run" crew will take the loaded ... (more)
Parraleling the CSX Columbus Line Sub, 195 passes through Cooke Road crossing, headed West.
NS 8965 leads 35E west through Pine Junction.
NS 9475 leads a grain train bound for Harrisonburg, Virginia.
NS 1072 leads train 202 north as railfans stop at every available driveway hoping to get their shot.
It takes a lot to pull people's attention away from a DQ Blizzard, but 2 nights a week, the return of the Staley Local usually does the trick. This warm summer evening is no exception as a solo GP... (more)