WJAL 19, the Allentown - Lehighton local, passes the Bowmanstown Diner. It was not unusual for train crews to stop here to take their dinner, if there was no other traffic on the line.
Conrail B36-7 5010 leads Mail 9 west bound on the Pittsburgh mainline at Manor, PA. 3/25/1984
Conrail E8 4022 leads 6108-6257, and is backing Mail 8 down into the lead for the Post Office at, Jersey City, NJ. 11/14/1977
1976 was not a good year for the namesake companies of the city of Reading, Pennsylvania. Of course, it's common knowledge among the railfan fraternity that Reading's railroad, Reading Company, wa... (more)
An eastbound train has finished its work in Reading yard, and is now continuing eastward toward Philadelphia, seen here leaving the city of Reading, PA on the former RDG main.
Conrail FL9's 5033-5017, are north bound at Croton, NY. 10/16/1976
The former Erie main line is still active in this 1979 scene. Here a pair of ex-PC C425's still in black braket two Precision National GP7 lease units. Today, the tracks are long gone, and this ar... (more)
Conrail E44's 4454-4461, are south bound on the NEC at Perryville, MD. 10/28/1978
The Lebanon Valley local continues west after making a setout at Myerstown. There are still quite a few classic eastern Pennsylvania bank barns in this region of Pennsylvania Dutch country.
A local train works its way westward on the Lebanon Valley branch at Myerstown, PA.
The Reading Company has been gone for ten years, but the many of its bridges, including this one on the Lebanon Valley branch in Reading, have escaped a makeover by the Conrail B&B gangs.
With the fall foliage ablaze, a pair of SD40-2 helpers begin their descent to Altoona to push another train up the grade.
Fairly new, Conrail 4141, SD70MAC, waits at Shire Oaks, PA. 3/16/1999
36 Years ago today!!!!
Conrail GG-1's 4806-4865 are south bound on the NEC with train CRWA-7, at Clonia, NJ. 1/27/1979