Eastbound Conrail freight train is about to pass underneath RT 53 on the way to the summit of the Allegheny Mountains at Gallitzin.Conrail SD40-2 6385 leads CR 6813, CR 6413, and 6412 up track one... (more)
RJ corman has just tied this loaded coal train down as a small sucker hole just big enough to light up the two Conrail SD60I's passes over seen from the highway 22 bridge south of town.
A double stack train rolls down track 3 towards Altoona.
The first golden rays of sunshine are attempting to break through the morning fog as an eastbound track gang rolls under the Route 53 overpass at Cresson.
Westbound empty hopper train heading back to the Powder River Basin for another load.
A pair of SD40-2's shove an eastbound freight under the signal bridge at MO Tower in Cresson.
Helpers shove on the rear of loaded hoppers
Eastbound stack train works hard up the West Slope through Cresson.
A manifest idles just west of the Route 53 bridge in Cresson, waiting for a signal to depart eastbound.
Almost a straight flush. NS 7215, 14, 13, and 12 lined up at the Cresson engine facility.
A very heavy 37A with loaded ballast cars the rear needs the help of two helpers to crest the slope this fine morning...
The leaves are almost or near peak as 80MAC 7216 appears to be at it's peak in life as it smokes up the West Slope, taken from the famous route 53 overpass.