AVR local heads back to Glenwood Yard passing under the Wheeling & Lake Erie. The 2005 was one of nine AVR and SWP units that Carload Express recently transferred to Delaware for the start-up of t... (more)
Action at Bruceton, WE 643 crew with 6310 begins its journey east with a car each for SWP and ClosetMaid as WE 615 crew backs towards Rook with 6981.
Former movie star as AWVR 1206 in Unstoppable, WLE 6353, 4018, 6385 head back west towards Rook after dropping off cars for AVR here at Bruceton, Pa. Off to the right is whats left of the old P&WV... (more)
A trio of AVR SD40-3s pick up 48 cars from the W&LE interchange at Bruceton. The leader is a former KCS SD40-3, originally a Seaboard Coast Line SD45.
Dropped off only a few minutes prior by WE 611, which took the third engine off this train SWP 2006 back to Rook with 7 cars, AVR 3004 and 3002 sit at the AVR/WE interchange with 60 loads of coal.... (more)
After sitting north of the interchange for a bit, the AVR heads for Washington and ducks under the Wheeling & Lake Erie bridge. Just to right out of sight is a empty AVR coal train that was delive... (more)
AVR GP11 #2007 is hibernating at the Bruceton Interchange on this cold November day.
It's a straight shot through Bruceton today, since there's no work to be done at the AVR interchange.
An eastbound local pulls past the old Bruceton depot with a few cars for CSX in Connellsville.
After setting off a cut of cars for the AVR, 3046 backs towards his train. A few minutes later the train departed for Connellsville, with five cars in tow.
A coal train from the SWP's Bullskin loadout is tied up at Bruceton for the night. Four railroads work together to move this train to a powerplant in Reesedale, PA - SWP, W&LE, AVR, and B&P!
An AVR crew climbs onboard the 2004 during a brief stop at Bruceton. They'll take the train to the B&P interchange where it will continue on to Butler.
Shades of the Alphabet Route. B&P, AVR, and W&LE units team up on a business train running from Rook to Butler.