Many are lamenting the "loss" of the D&H as NS purchases much of the line from the CP. To me, the D&H was lost a long time ago. A classic, late D&H, 3 builder lashup, in 3 paint scheme variatons, ... (more)
In 1980, the Delaware & Hudson gave a new lease on life to nine of Conrail's retired ex-EL and ex-RDG C424's, having them rebuilt and placing them back in service. Here, an ex-Reading unit leads a... (more)
Having conquered the Belden Hill grade, southbound Delaware and Hudson train exits Bevier Street yard in Binghamton and is aligned to cross the Conrail Southern Tier line and proceed to East Bing... (more)
The Delaware and Hudson was always loyal to on-line customer Alco. The majority of its steam roster was built in Schenectady, and dieselization was accomplished entirely with S2’s, S4’s, RS2’s, an... (more)
One of two Delaware & Hudson bicentennial units brings an eastbound train through the unmistakable profile of the Lehigh Gap. When the highway through the gap was widened to be four lanes in 1960,... (more)
On April 1, 1976, the Delaware & Hudson had to rebrand 44 Lehigh Valley and Reading locomotives that it acquired as part of its territorial expansion when Conrail was formed. The need was immediat... (more)
"Afternoon D45 at Cohoes"
Before too long, scenes such as this will be all but a memory on the D&H south end with Norfolk Southern purchasing the line. D&H 7303 is seen with two CP GP20C-ECOs and a GE as they head back to ... (more)
"Long Hood Forward D&H Geep by XO"
A westbound D&H train waits to go west from Binghamton. Three ex-Reading GP39-2's are joined by a B&M GP38-2 to take this train to Buffalo.
CP D45 with D&H 7304 and UP 3667 works Kenwood yard in Albany, NY.
At the time I caught this D&H U23B leading a Norfolk & Western train, I was actually disappointed as I'd driven so far and wanted to see Norfolk & Western. In the 37 years, my opinion has changed.
NYS&W Sea-Land train NTV-4 accelerates toward Starucca as it passes under the huge former Erie coaling tower in Oakland, PA.
The trees are ablaze with fall colors as Susquehanna train NTV-4 rolls eastbound through Kirkland, NY.
Eastbound and westbound NYS&W Sea-Land stack trains meet at BD interlocking in Binghamton, NY. Only the C430 in NTV-4's consist suggests that these are Susquehanna trains. The recent growth of ser... (more)