In the summer of 1993 one of the places that I'd go hang out was along the Conrail Michigan Line where is flirts with the Huron River just west of Ann Arbor. In this particular spot is a large mea... (more)
Helpers are pushing a westbound coal train past Rochester Tower on Conrail's Ft. Wayne Line. The Cleveland line crossing over the Beaver River can be seen in the background.
Conrail C40-8 6041 leads a southbounder at Ashby, VA on Norfolk Southern's H-line.
Two coal trains are side by side at South Side in Pittsburgh on Conrail's Mon Line.
Big Blue in all its glory! Armed with a Conrail release and photo permit, I was able to get into a great position on a grubby morning in 1989 for a shot on Horseshoe Curve. This is a westbound int... (more)
An empty hopper train traverses the deep cut at EVE just west (railroad south) of Waynesburg. The train is destined to the Federal #2 facility for loading. Once loaded, it will become UEK-504.
A pair of 80 MACs lead a coal train approaching the summit of the ex-MGA's Manor Branch.
A trio of SD40-2s lead coal loads (UAD-51A) northbound approaching the summit of the Manor Branch on the ex-MGA.
A three unit "Bailey Helper", including an ex-MGA unit (Conrail 2040), has just crested the summit of the ex-MGA's Manor Branch and now provides braking power to hold the loads in check.... (more)
A three unit "Bailey Helper", including an ex-MGA unit (Conrail 2037), has just crested the summit of the ex-MGA's Manor Branch. The helpers will stay attached for about three miles to u... (more)
A northbound train crosses Mantua Creek at Paulsboro on an A-frame bridge built in 1917. Already considered ancient at the time of this photo, it would be in service for almost two more decades an... (more)
Dad, what's Conrail?