NS 1068 (the Erie heritage unit) and NS 4000 (the first AC44C4 rebuild) bring loaded ethanol train 64T east across the Pittsburgh Line. The train passes under the old PRR Position Light signals in... (more)
NS 1068 (the Erie heritage unit) and NS 4000 (the first AC44C4 rebuild) bring loaded ethanol train 64T east across the Pittsburgh Line. The train passes ALTO Tower in downtown Altoona as it approa... (more)
With the Imperial Brewery in the background, two SW1500s cross Southwest Blvd after dropping a loaded lumber car. Canon 6D
Freight cars are staged for inspection on tracks 1 and 2 before being filtered into the railcar repair area of Curry Rail Service's Hollidaysburg Shop. Built for the PRR in 1954 as their Samuel Re... (more)
Various freight cars undergoing repair inside Curry Rail Service's Hollidaysburg Shop. Built for the PRR in 1954 as their Samuel Rea Shop, the building is part of the DeGol Industrial Complex. Cur... (more)
Located in the former Sam Rea/Hollidaysburg Car Shops, Curry Rail Services now occupies the west end of the shop complex. With railcar and locomotive repair, metal fabrication, railcar manufacturi... (more)
Everett Railroad's #11 storms out of Hollidaysburg while passing the former PRR Sam Rae Car Shops, now home to Curry Rail Services. Curry's first new freight car guards the entrance to the facilit... (more)
Norfolk Southern's tri-weekly local that serves the Cove Secondary and Hollidaysburg prepares to drop three cars for Curry Rail Services and pick up 27 from their facility. The former Pennsylvania... (more)
Curry Rail Services and Tractive Power Corp. present the first Tier 4 Industrial Switcher. The unit, equipped with a Caterpillar C9.3 (400HP) engine, is Tier 4 compliant and rides on a standard EM... (more)
Eastbound oil train 66W passes the derailment site of 12G in downtown Altoona. Around 2:30AM 12G derailed approximately 6 loaded grain hoppers while proceeding east on "MAIN 9" into Rose... (more)
Westbound intermodal 23Z meets eastbound 20R at the Brickyard, just west of Altoona.
Canon EOS 6D
This month, Norfolk Southern has started a new rebuild program at Juniata. Using former UP SD90MACs, Juniata will rebuild and overhaul these units with a new EMD style cab, rebuilt trucks and trac... (more)
With a pair of recently acquired SD80MACs, NS 7219 and 7226, (former CSX and CR) pass under the 227 signal bridge in Fostoria, just east of Altoona.
Canon EOS 60D
Westbound "truck-train" 21M passes underneath the PRR era Position Light signals at MP 249, just east of CP-MO (Cresson) on the Pittsburgh Line. With only a handful of the ex-CR C40-8s l... (more)
Westbound "truck-train" 21J passes underneath the PRR era Position Light signals in Tipton as it heads west towards Chicago with the Conrail heritage unit leading.
Canon EOS 60D