Closeup on southbound one of last two E33s left , all others were scrapped years ago. On its way to Altoona to be restored for a museum.
Conrail acquired 10 PC class E33 electrics numbered 4600-... (more)
Conrail train PYSE (Potomac Yard – Selkirk) spent a lot of its journey under wires, travelling the Northeast Corridor from Washington to Philadelphia, and former Reading commuter lines from North ... (more)
In urban regions, obtaining a right of way for public utilities can require some creative engineering. This was the case when the Philadelphia Electric Company developed its 220 kilovolt system in... (more)
Two ex-New York Central rotary plows survived into Conrail’s roster. The first, NYC X-659, built by Leslie in 1889, became PC/Conrail 64599 and survives unrestored in the Buffalo area. The second... (more)