An Erie-Lackawanna GP35 idles on one of the roundhouse leads in Bangor, Pennsylvania. At one time there had been a 60-foot turntable to serve the four-stall roundhouse, but by this time it had bee... (more)
It's the fifth day of Conrail’s existence, but things have not yet changed as a train makes a delivery to the Bangor & Portland Division yard in Bangor, Pennsylvania. One of the trainmen rides t... (more)
An Erie Lackawanna train makes a delivery to the Bangor & Portland Division yard in Bangor, Pennsylvania. The power is a U25B/GP7/GP35 combination that I believe has come from Scranton. The U25B l... (more)
A January afternoon finds an Erie Lackawanna GP7 on the roundhouse lead at Bangor, Pennsylvania. Built in 1952 as Erie 1404, the EMD road switcher has about five years of service left.
After over twenty years of pulling commuter trains in New Jersey and New York, this Erie Lackawanna GP7 was bumped to local freight service when the U34CH’s were delivered. Originally Erie 1404,... (more)
As a kid, I remember seeing Erie Lackawanna RS3’s when they were assigned as power on the Erie Lackawanna Bangor & Portland Subdivision. They had replaced H16-44’s that dominated the B&P since... (more)
The rear of a coal train bound for Metropolitan Edison’s Portland Generating Station rolls through Bangor, Pennsylvania. I’m standing in what was once a modest yard, and to the left, there was... (more)
Erie Lackawanna GP7 1233 is tied down next to the stone roundhouse in Bangor, Pennsylvania. I don’t know the circumstances, but it appears that the veteran EMD has a freshly repainted short hood... (more)
Conrail U25B 2622 leans into the curve as it leaves Bangor, Pennsylvania. The building that we’re about to pass is part of the Flory Milling complex. At one time, there was a trailing point sidi... (more)
Former Erie/Erie Lackawanna GP7 1228 waits for its next weekday assignment at Bangor, Pennsylvania.
Bangor From the Cab - 2
As Conrail train ABP-1 progresses northward from the south end of Bangor yard. it... (more)
Bangor From the Cab
Taken from the cab of Conrail train ABP-1, this scene is looking northward (timetable east) as the train passes through Bangor, Pennsylvania on the former DL&W/... (more)
Helpers push Conrail train UPS, laden with coal for the Portland Generating Station, through Bangor, Pennsylvania. The view is from the West Messinger Street bridge, known locally as “the viaduc... (more)
Here is the reverse angle of photo #212925 of the PRR E8 trip over the Portland Secondary to Scranton. Juniata Terminal's obs car the Pennsylvania brings up the rear of the train as the tra... (more)
The PRR E8's wind their way through Bangor, PA on ex-DL&W trackage which is now NS's Portland Secondary.