Penn Central will soon be patched and re-numbered into the Conrail 6200 series to make room for the Erie Lackawanna SD45's.
A Penn Central local heads south on the Michigan Branch just south of Kent Tower.
Penn Central 7164 pulls a cut of cars east at lincoln Tower after a light snow.
GP 30s marching north forwarding general freight to Selkirk on PRSE.
Just another E unit performing fo PC untill Amtrak takes over.
The Penn Central, hated by many-loved by few. Apparently hated by someone so much that it warranted putting a bullet right through the "heart" of one of the mating worms.
By this time all of the paper work was complete and soon Conrail would be knoking at the door of the Penn Central.
Yard duty engine pauses beside an unusual Frisco freight car.
The Yard job and the through freight meet at the end of the old New York Central Yard.
Penn Central GP30's 2207 and 2205 along with RSD12 power a Iron Ore train from South Philadelphia to the US Steel Fairless Works at Morrisville, PA
The big unit still says PC. Amtrak had still not repainted it several years after acquiring it. I took photo with unusual composition to show two icons of antiquity. The locomotive is gone but the... (more)
One of each is available today on the roundhouse tracks at the turntable. An E8, SW1, RDC, RS1 and SW 1500.