Fall and Pumpkins on Sand Patch Grade deep in the Pennsylvania countryside on CSX's Keystone Sub.
A set of SD40E helpers based out of Cresson shoves train 16G through the Horseshoe Curve ignites before arriving in Altoona for crew change. There the helpers will be cut off the train and proceed... (more)
Southbound at South Boyles on main track , with Mec , Cp on train.
Eastbound with loaded coal train at mp 143.
Westbound in early evening.
A pair of road locomotives including a handsome SD70m-2 are tied down at the helper terminal in Cresson.
A rare April snowstorm has moved into Cresson on the morning of the 7th. RJ Corman Railroad has come around the wye opposite the Station Inn to pick up a cut of grain cars from Norfolk Southern. T... (more)
A rare April snowstorm has made the visibility along the mainline in Cassandra nearly zero. A set of SD40E helpers shove the train West toward Johnstown and Pittsburg.
NS 7684 leads an intermodal train West passing the Station Inn in Cresson at MP251.
After a long wait by this photographer in Gallitzin, the NS Safety train finally emerged from the West portal of the Allegheny Tunnel. As a career firefighter this train is one of my favorites. On... (more)
The morning sun has just cleared the ridge and glistens off the sides of eastbound Amtrak P030 at Yoder, PA (Keystone Sub) amid blazing fall color.
Q358 struggles upgrade through the S curve approaching Keystone.
Heavy sleet falls as a classic set of streamlined Budd RDC's from the Reading and Northern Railroad pass through the quaint "patch town" of Delano, PA. The duo of RDC's are operating on rare milea... (more)
The original #7002 was scrapped, so they had to renumber #8063 to represent the so called land speed record setter of steam engines. Here with #94 coming up beside her.
PRR Class E6s 4-4-2 #460
PRR #460 is seen here at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania after a six year cosmetic restoration that began in March of 2010 and was completed on October 16... (more)