The blast furnaces at US Steel's Edgar Thomson Works are always hungry. Running around the clock they survive on a steady diet of iron ore, and the Union has another load of ore to feed the beasts... (more)
A fresh load of slabs out of Edgar Thomson Works is on the roll out of the plant. The slabs are destined for the Irvin Works located a few miles up the Monongahela River in Dravosburg. There the s... (more)
Philly bound Oil Train K140 heads through St Johnsville with a UP, CREX and CSX lash up, Oil trains are back running through the Mohawk Valley for the time being.
In some of the best evening light i've seen in a long time, 2 bright Union Pacific units take K683 west through Lock 14.
A UP SD70M brings the EC-5 south.
Light snow covers the southwestern Pennsylvania area as a Union Railroad ore train utilizes the High Grade Bridge as it approaches USX's Edgar Thompson Works. The gons in the foreground reside on ... (more)
It's Pronounced Duːkeɪn (or "Doo-Cane")A Union Railroad empty steel slab train passes through the railroad's Duquesne Yard in, of all places, Duquesne, Pennsylva... (more)
A southbound Union Railroad consist rolls over one of the massive bridges in Turtle Creek approaching East Pittsburgh.
In 1936–1939 Baldwin Locomotive Works built nine 0-10-2 steam locomotives for the Union Railroad. Since these were the only locomotives ever built in the United States to this wheel arrangement of... (more)
Bringing up the rear of a southbound Union Railroad loaded ore train is URR caboose number 101 at milepost 2 along the North Bessemer Branch in Penn Hills, PA.