The ATSF main through Fort Madison hosted a couple CR run through jobs a day back in 1980. Here CR 1952,2783,2194 and 6607 roll slowly toward the Mississippi River draw with an eastbound out of Ka... (more)
A variety of power at Pot Yard
Its hard to believe everything in this photo of Potomac Yard--terminal, yard and humps are gone-replaced by big box stores and town homes. Almost nothing remains of what once was one of the busies... (more)
Only 4800 will receive Conrail's "Dress Blue" paint among the GG-1s inherited from Penn Central
The afternoon freight train to Freehold (SA31) was running especially late and I just happened to stumble across the reason. Track maintenance was being performed on the Amboy Secondary just east... (more)
CR 5987 and a derailed boxcar sit in the bright Akron sun.
A Conrail office car special passes under the massive Westinghouse Bridge on a foggy October morning. The train is on the short Port Perry Branch and will shortly make the connection to the Pittsb... (more)
A trio of GE models "pour it on" as they depart the siding after meeting an Eastbound Amtrak train.
This train is heading Westbound on the old Boston & Albany line.
Cr 4022 sits on the "Cab Track" at Conway, Pa ata bout 3am
in Dec 1980. Unit was painted blue at this time.
I had a 12 day layover in the area and made the most of it.
Ten units are rolling east on the former New York Central Chicago-Elkhart line.
A Monongahela unit coal train crosses the Monongahela River at West Brownsville, PA on May 15, 1990, led by Conrail GP40-2 No. 3327.
Conrail would have been 37 years old on April 1, 2013. Back in more colorful days at Horseshoe Curve, a pair of fairly new SD-40-2's bracket an older SD-40 on an Eastbound descending the grade.