GG-1 4886 (Altoona-GE, 3-39) and a sister are starting their trek down the old PRR "Port Road" in the last year of GG1-powered freights. The line above the train is the now-abandoned At... (more)
On a crisp winter day, an eastbound Conrail freight with a trio of six-axle GEs climbs through the hills of central Massachusetts on the former Boston & Albany, headed for Boston's Beacon Park Yar... (more)
In the mid-1980s, three-unit sets of six-axle GEs were the usual road freight power on Conrail's former Boston & Albany line, but weekend power balancing often led to doubling up. Here six big GEs... (more)
With no sign yet of a different owner a Conrail C30-7 leads a southbound CSX train as it nears Louisville's Osborn Yard.
Former EL C-366 bay window caboose preserved at Christiana, PA, along side Amtrak's Keystone Corridor and both the Christiana station and depot. This caboose was built in October of 1969.
A pair of GE-built E44 electrics glide south through Rahway, New Jersey, with a Conrail freight. A deadheading diesel switcher is tucked behind the ex-PRR motors.
A couple of GG-1s heading down the Port Road.
Pulling coal loads from the federal Number 2 mine, a Conrail C36-7/SD50 duo rolls through Bula, West Virginia on the Monongahela, Railway.
An eastbound Conrail train, most likely CGAL (Corning – Allentown)in about to duck under the Hamilton Street overpass in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Ahead is the last tangent before entering Allentow... (more)
Steel Tower in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania controlled interlockings on the east side of Allentown Yard. Although its name may imply a proximity to the sprawling Bethlehem Steel complex, it was actuall... (more)
With the skyline of Easton, Pennsylvania in the background, an eastbound Conrail TV train crosses the Delaware River.
Which of These Does Not Go With the Others?
At first glance, it appears that Conrail EMD’s are leading on all lashups waiting to go west from Allentown Yard. On closer inspection, ... (more)
The crew of Conrail local WJAL-19 has drawn a C36-7 as their power on a cold December day. Here they switch cars at Lehighton before heading eastbound.
Conrail local WJAL-19, which worked between Allentown, and Packerton, Pennsylvania, is poised to return to Allentown in the late afternoon light. To the right is the shell of the Lehigh Valley’s P... (more)
Two SD50’s lead a westbound manifest up the ruling grade on the Southern Tier line at McClure, New York. McClure is about halfway between Deposit and Gulf Summit.