Bennett Levin's E8's and 2 cars deadhead back to Philadelphia after pulling the "Susquehanna Limited" the day before.
OI-2 makes the turn off of the Port Reading Secondary (ex-Reading) onto the Chemical Coast Secondary (ex-CNJ) as a deer decides which way to run. In the foreground is the signal protecting the dia... (more)
Small train, big bridge. PRR E8s 5809 and 5711 lead a 5-car train over Newark Bay on the former Lehigh Valley Upper Bay Bridge, finished in 1930. The skyline of Newark can be seen beyond th... (more)
PRR 5809 and 5711 have just crossed over Newark Bay as they lead a 5-car train over Route 440 in Bayonne, NJ. The American Association of Railroad Superintendents used the Juniata Terminal E8s and... (more)
Bennett Levin's beautiful pair of PRR Tuscan Red E8's, shining in the July sun, roll past McKinley Street on their way back to Newark on an AARS excursion.
Tuscan Red under all reds. All four heads on the signal bridge just north of the Metropark station display stops as PRR E8 5809 leads sister 5711 and five passenger cars underneath on a dea... (more)
Bennett Levin's PRR E8s lead an afternoon excursion trip around famed Horseshoe Curve. Later in that day, they would head more)
It's day two of Altoona's Railfest but there are only a few people at Horseshoe Curve photographing the Horseshoe Special as it climbs up the mountain. For this run, PRR E8A 5809 leads the train a... (more)
Bennett Levin's restored PRR E-8s 5809 and 5711 power the 855 west through Fostoria, PA as the train makes its way to Railfest in Altoona.
Bennett Levin's PRR E-8s 5809 and 5711 lead the Flaming Foliage Express northbound as it passes under the signal bridge at MP 199 on the NS Buffalo Line bound for Renovo.
Alto Tower stands guard as the Pennsy E8s return to Altoona after another trip around Horseshoe Curve.
Alto tower looks as good as ever sporting a new paint job while the Pennsy E's run around their train before making the second run of the day.
The Pennsy E's make another run up the mountain as they are about to duck into the tunnel at Gallitzin.
A scene that could almost pass for the 1950's...
PRR 5809 depart Altoona Station with the first excursion run of the weekend and pass through Alto Interlocking with part of downtown Altoona visible in the background.