An aerial view of the west end of Conrail's Oak Island Yard...shortly after takeoff from Newark Airport. The tracks furthest from the camera (under wireless catenary poles) is Conrail's Passaic &... (more)
A look at the Pennsy heritage unit passing underneath the Pennsy signal bridge located in Tipton.
The Morning Trash Train
NS 62V brings empty trash containers bound for South Kearney, NJ through Altoona, PA as the train passes an unmanned but still standing ALTO tower.
After a healthy snow storm the night before, eastbound NS train 62V roars up the west slope of the Allegheny Mountains and under the classic Pennsylvania Railroad position light signals at milepos... (more)
Against a brilliant sunset and under the PRR signals at CP-TROBE, 62V flies east with NS 4007 in the lead.
In Fall peak, NS trash train #62V rumbles under the PT 254.7 PPL signals in Lilly, PA with NS 1073, the Penn Central Heritage Unit, on home rails. These signals will be gone within two years to me... (more)
NS trash train 62V powers up grade passing under the Pennsy era signals at Summerhill, PA.
Empty garbage train heads back east to North Jersey.
New ES40's on an ore train. (Kodachrome)
After loading at Ashtabula, this ore train is ready to head south on the Youngstown Line.
The helper on the 62V shoves the ore train west under the CSX bridge
The engineer on ore train 62V gives a friendly greeting
All 3 of the new ES40DC units are seen here in notch 8 pulling almost 14,000 tons of iron ore pellets. This unit was later Renumbered to NS 7502.