While the Cushing Stone quarry is still very much active, Cushing 264 weathers yet another day in the spot it has been for many years. This EMD Model 40, powered by two 6-71 Detroit Diesels, once ... (more)
D&SNG K28 Class #478 works hard up the 2.5% grade between Hermosa and Rockwood with an eight car train for todays excursion.
"The Last Western Maryland Locomotive" is appropriately stenciled on the side to the left of the cab number, 14 years after the demise of the WM. No. 6573 was built in August, 1971 as t... (more)
The signals at Leetsdale, PA on a cool Winter evening.
The signals at Fort Gat backlit by a starry Winter night.
No trip to Philly would be complete without visiting.....New Jersey!! Not much has changed my last couple of visits, but today's over/under is new.
Built 1929, ex-GTW 8375.
Built May 1950 as AT&SF F7A 308L.
Sometimes don't you wonder why the railroad does what it does? Well this is one of those places at Ackley. CN usually to rips out anything and everything that doesn't get used to help with cost co... (more)
Built April 1961 as MILW E9A 36A and was ex-MRL 36.
Built 1929 as GTW 8380, went to Illinois Railway Museum.
Built 1924 as GTW 8315