This EMD FT was wrecked in a collision with another train near Tobyhanna, PA on July 15, 1962. A loaded coal hopper came down right on top of the cab. A cutting torch specialist was called in to e... (more)
These westbound Baldwin "Babyface" units are on an upgrade coming into Westfield, so they are definitely making plenty of Baldwin noise!
This location is very different 50 years later. Freight tr... (more)
A former Southern Pacific F7 leads a short train southward on the Wellsville-Galeton line. F7s like this one replaced a collection of old GE centercab diesels. The 2100 was to be transferred to th... (more)
Fairbanks-Morse switchers were uncommon in my area, so it was a treat to find this leased unit working on the Jersey Central at Communipaw (Jersey City) NJ. By October, 1970, B&O 9700 would be rep... (more)