A trio of Bessemer & Lake Erie painted locos lead southbound local L518 over the CN owned Bessemer Sub, passing under the cantilever searchlight signals at the Oneida control point.
Still wearing its Conrail blue paint job, Buffalo & Pittsburgh GP38 7803 is on the point of a job shuffling cars at the B&P's yard in Butler, Pennsylvania. The railroad's engine house stands in th... (more)
Departing Butler in golden lighting, BTNC with a colorful consist heads towards it's destination of New Castle.
After picking up cars in Calvin Yard, CN 5346 leads CN 5291 and BLE 905 south as they cross over Connoquenessing Creek just south of downtown Butler.
A colorful lash-up today for the New Castle run as the sun finally pops out behind storm clouds.
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)
CN 5422 leads two IC SD70s south out of Butler.
Not much action on a Sunday for my first visit to B&P's Butler Yard but a variety of neat subjects to look at. I enjoyed all the color, especially for a guy who is use to black and white engines w... (more)
A trio of CN motors and a Bessemer unit lead a ballast train around the sweeping curve out of Butler as they continue to dump ballast along the mainline.
The Bessemer local heads south through Butler with a four car train behind SD38AC 867 and SD40-3 905.
A Bessemer ore train cruises into Butler with a trio of IC SD70s in charge.