Note that lead unit has the PC "worms" herald, while second unit has name spelled out. Still some pride in appearance evident as this pair waits to back down onto a westbound.
Artistic shot of PC varnish crossing the Conn River. Penn Central has taken over the New Haven Railroad and is now burdened with Passenger train expenses. Soon Amtrak will be formed and the situat... (more)
Carman guides GG-1 4907 on to its next assigned train.
Silhouette of ex NYC F7's on Westbound Santa Fe train approaching FT. Madison.
PC 4879 ready to take the Ney York section of the Crescent North
The renumbering paint on this ex New Haven geep was hardly dry yet it was wearing thin and so was the future of the Penn Central. This image depicts many bygone symbols, B&M S2, New Haven GP9 and ... (more)
Is this the only locomotive left painted for Penn Central?
Former New Haven, ex Virginian motors laying over at the Meadows enging facility.
SD35 on a helper set shoving a westbound train up the hill.
Just another GP-40 with roots back to NYC. This unit will soon become Conrail 3022 and continue service well inot the 80's
With less then a month until Conrail was formed, PC 8122 leads CP's Toronto-Hamilton Starlight at the TH&B Aberdeen Yard. This daily train normally pooled Penn Central and Toronto Hamilton & Buff... (more)
Northbound set of MP54 m.u. cars with a local loads passengers at the old low level platform at Princeton Jct.
Six days before Amtrak, southbound PC Metroliner 109 overtakes a GG1-led train in a reverse curve just north of Monmouth Jct, NJ.
Southbound Metroliner raises dust through Princeton Junction---and man, he's really rolling!