Originating in Monnessen, PA on the Wheeling & Lake Erie, the first "Alphabet" coke train for Winter 2017/18 crosses the Connoquenessing Creek as it starts north for Buffalo, NY.
SWP EMD SD40-2 #3501 leads train HA-1 approaching Hopkins Cemetary Road just north of Harrington, DE
The former NS Delmarva Secondary is now operated by the Delmarva Central Railroad which is part of Carload Express. Carload Express also operates the SWP ( southwest Pennsylvania Railroad) who's l... (more)
The AVR Island Ave job heads east back to Glenwood Yard as it passes between Pitt University and Carnegie Mellon University with a pair of SWP and AVR units.
A pair of SWP and AVR engines lead a transfer to the Wheeling & Lake Erie at Bruceton as they cross over the Monongahela River at Homestead on a sunny fall morning.
SWP Extra heads North out of Everson for the NS interchange at Radebaugh PA.