West of Cook's Mill, Canadian National SD60F No. 5560 performs a brake test with two additional CSX motors before assisting a westbound rack train toward Hyndman on CSX's former B&O Sandpatch line... (more)
Due to track work in New York, Bakken oil empties out of Philadelphia are detouring back to the BNSF at Chicago via the B&O, bringing a little color to the Philly Sub.
A moment in time at Cumberland... As passengers board the eastbound Capitol Limited at the former site of B&O's Cumberland Station, the Queen City platform comes to life.. An exited... (more)
WMSR's caboose, the "Richard E Markle", named for the railroad's popular former conductor. follows 734, 12 passenger cars around the famous curve, with the road's
GP 30 locomotives pushing the he... (more)
594 is south on Amtrak, passing the Aberdeen Amtrak/MARC station.
Helmstetter's Curve from afar. Under the tracks along the curve around Helmstetter's farm are the remnants of an old trestle that had been filled to make the grade which consequently requires ver... (more)
Now wearing her regular numbers, 734 works hard at the beginning of Helmstetter's Curve, with 12 passenger cars and a caboose on her tender, with a little Gp30 help on the rear.
Lending a helping hand, WM #729 continues the push to Frostburg.
Farmers talk about their days, their crops, their families, or whatever comes to mind after the sun falls below the ridge.
For other shots from the WMSR Foundation/Lerro Productions WMSR photo... (more)
Not a GEVO in sight! Q217 with a pair of SD40-2's for power is westbound on the Philly Sub, crossing the Bush River, at Belcamp, MD.
WM #729 lends a helping hand pushing a freight up the 1.75 percent grade.
A late running 34A is southbound on Amtrak, destined for Bayview Yard in Baltimore.
Mountain Thunder down below!
Pusher power! The driver of a well-kept Model A Sedan gets an up-close look at the raw power of Western Maryland Consolidation-type helper locomotive, as it brings up the rear of a Frostbu... (more)
729 exits Brush Tunnel in the wee hours of the night. A Lerro Productions Photo charter.