As thunderstorms build east of Summerhill there are actually three engines in this picture. A pair SD40-2s shoving a manifest east and Summerhill's Bravest FD Engine 86-1 returning from a run.
Skies begin to clear following a day of snow making for a postcard shot of Gallitzin with several of the tourist attractions visible.
Looking west train 64J is barely visible as a whirlwind of snow obscures the rest of the train as it moves at track speed eastbound.
An eastbound intermodal passes a pair of Conrail leaders that have just emerged from Gallitzin Tunnel as night falls following a day of snowstorms.
Normally positioned as a helper, this SD 40-2 is leading a welded rail train. The train is headed for Johnstown's Woodvale Yard in a heavy snowstorm.
A closeup view of the NS F unit 4270. The unit gets some finishing touches before its next OCS run from Altoona.
The unique NS test bed NS 1000, the former Erie Lackawana 3632 and Conrail Q1 sits behind the shops in Altoona. Also visible in the photo is the NS F unit 4270 getting ready before its next run on... (more)
E725 crosses the Potomac River past the tranquil town of Harpers Ferry which is about to be hit by a line of severe thunderstorms approaching from the west. This line of storms part of a strong co... (more)
The only SD80MAC in CSX Bright Future paint scheme leads the Q398 eastbound past two coal drags in Brunswick. A third coal drag is also visible to the upper right. Thanks CRB for the HU.
The CSX version of the Silver Snake gets ready to pull east after a crew change at Brunswick. A pair of ACe units and a mother slug set will lead the train on the B&O and eventually the RF&P.
The unmistakable profile of an SD70M-2 as it prepares to enter Gallitzin tunnel during a heavy snowstorm.
A pair of SD 80MACs shove a welded rail train toward Johnstown's Woodvale yard in a blinding snowstorm.
NS 13G rounds the bend westbound towards Conemaugh.
NS 36A with John Deere tractors as far as the eye can see. This train had a helper set on both ends to assist with the loads of tractors and Caterpillar equipment.
SD80MAC in Conrail colors leads a trio of 80MACs on a coal train that just departed from South Fork, PA. Two of the 80MACs were left on the head end when the train left Altoona for Baltimore.