An eastbound Conrail train, most likely CGAL (Corning Ė Allentown)in about to duck under the Hamilton Street overpass in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Ahead is the last tangent before entering Allentow... (more)
Steel Tower in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania controlled interlockings on the east side of Allentown Yard. Although its name may imply a proximity to the sprawling Bethlehem Steel complex, it was actuall... (more)
With the skyline of Easton, Pennsylvania in the background, an eastbound Conrail TV train crosses the Delaware River.
After waiting in the siding at Azure for the westbound California Zephyr, Rio Grande Train 138 starts moving eastward toward Denver.
Dwarfed by its surroundings, Amtrak Train 5, the California Zephyr, works its way west through the confines of Gore Canyon, Colorado.
By the mid-1970ís, Conrailís fleet of electric freight locomotives, including GG1ís, E33ís, E40ís and E44ís was aging, and EMD, sensing an opportunity to make a lar... (more)
Talk about the Baltimore & Ohio in West Virginia will often center around coal traffic, but there was also a good deal of products carried for the pulp and paper industry. Here two SD60 demonstrat... (more)
Weíre Here to Fix Your Mistakes
After EMDís SD50ís developed a reputation for being trouble-prone, the builder quickly introduced the improved SD60. Four demonstrator units were se... (more)
Soon after we gave up the day-long westbound chase of EMD SD60 demonstrator EMD-4 at Newburg, West Virg... (more)
Power of Tomorrow, Today
Thatís the slogan that EMD applied to their four SD60 demonstrators before sending them out for evaluation. Here EMD-4 rolls westward through Newburg, West... (more)
A northbound Delaware & Hudson train with two cabooses gets a push from a U33C climbing up Belden Hill at Sanitaria Springs, New York.
On a typical Southern Tier day, two Delaware & Hudson U33Cís push a northbound train up Belden Hill at Sanitaria Springs, New York.
One of the Delaware & Hudsonís U33Cís leads four Alcos northbound at Sanitaria Springs, New on a rainy July day.
Three Railroads, Three Builders
Early Guilford action finds a southbound Delaware & Hudson train approaching Nowlan Road in Binghamton, New York with power contributed by each of t... (more)
Three examples of the Delaware & Hudsonís newest power assist a northbound train up Belden Hill at Nowlan Road in Binghamton, New York. The 7600-class GP39-2ís were delivered in late March, 1976, ... (more)