14 Export engines , Cats , and tractors , plus trucks on flats for engines entering Enola yard.
VLI -Valor da Logstica Interada , model # GE BB40-9WM
Santa Paradise Express train at Groffs on the Strasburg Railroad
Side view of one of the Export engines entering Enola yard. (Valor da Logstica Interada )
Engine model BB40-9WM
EBT #15 charges south towards Robertsdale, PA with a load of empty hoppers ready to be filled. They will be returned by days end to be interchanged at Mount Union with the Pennsylvania Railroad. ... (more)
Closeup of Export engines entering Enola yard. (Brazil VLI -Valor da Logstica Interada )
Atop the rock cut at the Allegrippus Curve, we can see the constant 1.86% grade up the hill on the backside of Horseshoe Curve. Rarely photographed, but the action is more dramatic and all to one'... (more)
EBT #15 passes by the sand house in the yards at Orbisonia, having just topped off in preparation for day's work along the grade. As it was then, it is now - times are tough at the railroad as it... (more)
A crew brings their load from Mt Union to the town of Orbisonia, pausing ever so slightly before making their way across a grade crossing just ahead of the EBT yard.
NS H76 led by GP38-2 5324 heads to Slateford Junction on the Portland Secondary.
At dawn, a manned helper set of SD40E's pops out of the New Portage Tunnel and heads down "The Slide" on the journey back to Altoona to help another train up the mountain. This is the steepest gra... (more)
With the surrounding trees covered in a silvery ice, a westbound tank train enters Horseshoe Curve.
Santas Paradise Express passing Carpenters on the way back to Strasburg