Q359 finally parades west after Q226 fouled the holdout at Braddock, some 12 miles away.
Q227 fits in the bustle of the Mon Valley as it heads West just before the Pittsburgh signals and station square
Taking advantage of the nice day and my new railfan ride, I headed to Pittsburgh with a fellow railfan buddy, As 21Q started across the OC Bridge, I decided to show off the new ride, a 2008 Charge... (more)
Northbound 21G overtakes the Loram Rail Grinder on the OC Bridge.
21Z snakes its way west off Pittsbugh line and onto the Ft. Wayne line at Federal St.
20K heads east across the OC Bridge while 524 heads west
A loaded eastbound coal train heads down the Conemaugh line with the Pittsburgh skyline in the background
Eastbound 610 crosses the Parkway West on the ex-P&WV mainline. The lower level bridge carried the West End Branch to an interchange with CSX near the West End Circle.
Union railroad switcher waiting for signal to proceed up grade to high bridge. In the background Conrail Reading units arrive.
Wow, although it was painted probably a few days ago, you could still smell the fumes! 18G drops 8 cars off for AVR at Island Avenue, and then continues East.
AVR 1 is seen here passing below the approximate location of the Pittsburgh Railroad Scanner feed that allowed me to be lazy and sit on my computer until the last possible moment to get this shot.... (more)
A short pick up from Island Avenue for the AVR
Good morning Pittsburgh. Ballast loads North across the OC Bridge
A Norfolk Southern freight heads south on the Mon Line as the Port Authority's "T" comes off the Panhandle Bridge.