Southern #385 is dressed for the holiday and the recent snowfall adds to the spirit. Merry Christmas everyone!
The coal chute at Orbisonia waits for a tender to fill.
Atop the rock cut at the Allegrippus Curve, we can see the constant 1.86% grade up the hill on the backside of Horseshoe Curve. Rarely photographed, but the action is more dramatic and all to one'... (more)
At dawn, a manned helper set of SD40E's pops out of the New Portage Tunnel and heads down "The Slide" on the journey back to Altoona to help another train up the mountain. This is the steepest gra... (more)
With the surrounding trees covered in a silvery ice, a westbound tank train enters Horseshoe Curve.
A southbound intermodel passes the cliff at Storm King Mountain.
The River Line is aglow with the yellow leaves of an Autumn morning.
At daybreak, a rock cut defines the edge of light and shadow as an auto-rack train approaches on it's south bound journey along the RIver Line.
In the woods of upstate New York remain the last active rails of the long abandoned New York, Ontario and Western. Emerging from the fog is the CSX local out of Fulton with two cars to be spotted ... (more)
The quite rural village of Shushan is awoken by the sounds of the Batten Kill local moving through town on an Autum day.
Morning at Moodna....what could be finer? Hope these commuters heading to work feel the same!
There was a reason they called it the Fall Spectacular! This needs to be saved!
Norfolk Southern's Officer train exits the 4893 feet long Musconetcong Tunnel completed in 1927 by the Lehigh Valley as part of their double track line through New Jersey.
It's going to be a hot and humid August day and as the sun rises, it hits the cool valley air beneath Moodna Trestle and creates flash fog that lasts about 15 minutes. During this brief period, th... (more)
A commuter train heads north along the Hudson River on a hazy September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance.