Four Monongahela Super 7-23B’s are creeping around the loop at Blacksville Number 2 Mine, flood loading a long train of hoppers.
In the shadow of the Core Cemetery, two Monongahela Railway Super 7-23B’s pull coal from the Federal #2 Mine through Bula, West Virginia.
A pair of Monongahela Super Sevens brings another train of empty hoppers into Wana Junction, West Virginia.
Pulling a train of new Conrail bathtub hoppers, three Monongahela Super Sevens approach Wana Junction, West Virginia.
After decades of hauling coal from countless mines with diesels in drab black paint, The Monongahela Railway lightened up its paint scheme when it revamped its roster with eleven remanufactured fo... (more)
Taking another train of empties back to the mines, a pair of Monongahela Railway Super 7-23B’s cross the trestle at Buzz, Pennsylvania.
EMD’s in four paint schemes wait for a new crew in the passing siding on the Monongahela Railway at White Cottage, Pennsylvania. The train is half-loaded with coal from Consolidated Energy’s Baile... (more)
MGA 2301 North passes MP 2 between Sycamore and Waynesburg on the MGA's Manor Branch. In a prediction of the future, someone has written "Conrail" in the red "M" on 2301's nose... (more)
The bare trees and dead vegetation make the cut approaching the north portal of White Cottage Tunnel appear quite stark and drab. The empties are destined for loading at the Blacksville #2 mine on... (more)
Three Monongahela Super Sevens pull a train of empty hoppers down Main Street in West Brownsville, Pennsylvania. The nearly-new Conrail bathtub gondolas are headed for loading at the Federal #2 mi... (more)
After an overnight snowfall, blue sky and bright sun can hardly find its way through the snow covered trees to illuminate MGA 2300 North crossing Tenmile Run Creek at Mather, Pa. The train was loa... (more)
Northbound loads approach the south portal of Wayne Tunnel on the double main at WANE.
Southbound empties crest the summit of the MGA's Manor Branch on a late winter day.
Southbound empties exit the south portal of White Cottage Tunnel.
MGA 2308 brings a coal train into Brownsville, PA in June of 1992. I love the old buildings and the Coca Cola sign.