The crew of the Portland turn has run out of time on the return trip to Scranton. The train is tied down overnight at Ana just northwest of East Stroudsburg.
Making an incredible din, a heavy PT97 with five matched corporates slugs up the pocono summit north of Harvest Mills with a heavy freight in the light rain.
After drilling cars in the Slateford Jct Yard for over an hour, Delaware Lackawanna train PT98 is on the move westbound on the former DL&W mainline through the Delaware Water Gap alongside PA Rt 6... (more)
A five-unit PT97 finally returns to Scranton after being tied down over the Independence Day holiday. The train had left the NS interchange at Slateford on July 3rd and is seen arriving at Scrant... (more)
It's only 11 AM on Monday morning, but quite the crowd has gathered to enjoy the warm weather at the lake at Pocono Summit. Most of the crowd is completely oblivious to the set of 5 ALCOs heading ... (more)
Going away view as the PT98 arrives lite power to retrieve it's NS H76 interchange.
An interesting full day for the crew of the PT97 seen here departing town along Route 611 at Delaware Avenue with the NS H76 interchange. Earlier the crew with a nice five unit set of corporate ... (more)
My first shot of the rainy morning as the PT97 from yesterday chugs up the mountain with some heavy loaded sand cars with five uniformed Centuries making a wonderful sound as they approach the ou... (more)
Six Alco/MLWs round the bend at Lehigh Summit as they lead a short PT-98 east toward the NS interchange at Portland.
The crew of Delaware Lackawanna PT-98 is busy assembling a short five car train adjacent to the nicely restored former Lackawanna Mattes Street Tower. The small park at right is built on the elev... (more)
A very overpowered PT-98 heads east out of Scranton with six units leading five cars (two of which are out of view here). The train will grow slightly up the line at Tobyhanna where a number of e... (more)
Instead of dashing through the snow, the Erie Lackawanna Dining Car Preservation Society Holiday train is dashing through the recently fallen leaves as it heads westbound through Cresco, PA.
"Corporates in Portland"
Delaware-Lackawanna 405 is exiting the confining darkness of Forge Cut and bursting into the late afternoon golden sunshine en route back to Scranton with the PT97.
Rare Mileage Excursion
In the 2015 season Steamtown offered a few rare mileage excursions on multiple DL branches. This would be the first of roughly a dozen rare mileage excur... (more)