Conrail’s yard in Lansdale, Pennsylvania served as a staging area for freight traffic on SEPTA’s North Penn, Doylestown, and Stony Creek branches. A local from Abrams Yard near King of Prussia wou... (more)
With a nice snow cloud following it, a trio of Bessemer units hustle loads towards Greenville.
Pennsylvania Northeastern's newest acquisitions sit idle in Lansdale Yard. These two former CSX B36-7's #5834 and #5843 will need quite a bit of work before being fit for service.
The NSHR-2 crosses over the Shamokin Creek in Sunbury. The train will stop at the NS mainline in town before receiving permission to cross the river to Northumberland.
SMS Lines Morrisville Job heads off for interchange with Conrail Shared Assets in Morrisville Yard with 3 empty lumber cars from Blue Ridge Wood Products.
Westbound CSX ethanol train K610 crosses the former Pennsylvania Railroad's High Line through Philadelphia, PA with the new FMC tower nearing completion in the background. The train is passing thr... (more)
The conductor tosses a flare out the window as CSAO local YPMOR-1 crosses Pennsylvania Ave in Morrisville, PA on a bitter cold January morning.
Conrail Shared Assets local YPMOR-1 passes "CP DQ" behind a pair of GP38-2s. This job usually has Norfolk Southern power, so having a CSX YN2 along was a treat on a bitter cold January m... (more)
Light helpers race downgrade through the cut in Cassandra, kicking up some fresh powder as it heads into the setting sun.
Pennsylvania Northeastern SD40-2W #5342 and CSX 2717 idle in Lansdale Yard. The CSX crew will soon taxi up to get the power, the PN outbounds, and will return to CSX's Woodbourne Yard via the Ston... (more)
Crossing the Little Juniata River. Just a couple of miles outside Hollidaysburg, the Everett Railroad's 1 PM Santa's Express Train rumbles across the Little Juniata River Bridge en route to... (more)
One minute to go.... It's 12:59 PM and the Everett Railroad's 1 PM Santa's Express is less than 60 seconds from getting the high-ball for the run to Brookes Mill. A couple of straggling ti... (more)
Pennsylvania Northeastern SD40-2W #5342 is the power for W230 this evening. The crew is shifting out tank cars filled with tallow, or beef fat.