While not a stranger to western Pennsylvania the NS OCS on the Youngstown Line is a rare occurrence. En route to Ayer, MA the A-B-B-A set crosses the Beaver River northbound.
"Spirit of Union Pacific" heads west for home rails after spending a weekend on the east coast.
CSX track geometry train passes the former P&LE freight house in Wampum, PA. In 2016 the freight house was refurbished and is now used for community events with the Wampum Community Revitalization... (more)
A rare eastbound move on the P&W Sub in daylight, Buffalo & Pittsburgh train X-BTNC comes out of the Ellwood Tunnel and crosses the Connoquenessing Creek at Ellwood City, PA
Norfolk Southern office car special is just a few miles from finishing a Chicago-Conway run alongside the Beaver River in New Brighton.
The west end P&W Sub's local creeps into Edineau Junction alongside the Connoquenessing Creek on an early spring morning.
B&P coal empties cross a rain swollen Connoquenessing Creek over a high bridge on the west end of Ellwood City, PA.
Bessemer orange has faded away and the red, black, and white of the Canadian National has slowly invaded the Bessemer & Lake Erie. On this first full day of spring 2 wide cabbed SDs back to the A... (more)
Coke loads await a B&P crew at "Texters" at Evans City, PA.
Class leader of AC44C6M rebuild program is the sole power on Buffalo-Conway 15M at CP Wampum.
An "Alphabet" empty coke train slides along the P&W Sub at Evans City, PA.
Golden Beavers over the Beaver: Crossing over a chilly Beaver River a dirty pair of Golden Beavers run an empty tank train northbound.
Motown: "Stacks and Racks" train Q236 slides across the Shenango River with the train stretching into the New Castle neighborhood of Mahoningtown, commonly referred to as "Mo... (more)
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.