One of the ET plant switchers goes about the never-ending task of supplying the mill with raw materials.
Ever wonder just how large a steel mill is? Just compare the size of ET's blast furnaces with Q261 for an illustration.
Mill switchers and bottle cars congregate outside of US Steel's Edgar Thomson plant.
Heading east with a Big Dog's breakfast of power.
A former CR Baby MAC hauls Q394 East.
At the end of a cloudy day filled with snow showers, the Mon Valley is briefly lit by the setting sun...and the passage of Q359 with a rainbow consist as it passes the USS Edgar Thomson Works.
A pair of MP15DCs prepare to pick up caboose C-105 after setting off cars in the Valley Yard.
The sun peeks out for the Q641 with a KCS ACE in charge!
ET-3 scurries about with a bottle car in tow.
CSX local makes a back up move through an industrial scene on the former P&LE main, now down to 2 main tracks, alongside the J. Edgar Thompson Works.
CSX 6425 and slug mate CSX 2249 ramble past the Edgar Thompson Works at Braddock.
Q641 has 6 GE C38AChe for export to Tibet. This almost got by me, CSX doesn't run export special like NS.
A trio of Amtrak units lead PO30 East.
U999 coal train idle @ 10th street in Braddock with brand new hoppers laden with coal in tow.
E807 rolls East towards the MGA coal fields in sweet AM light.