With a former FURX leaser SD40-2 on the point, Wheeling & Lake Erie 218 switches out cars at Rook Yard in Carnegie on the west side of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The Wheeling & Lake Erie's Westland Job 643 has a pair of SD40's for the day's train from Rook Yard. The crew takes headroom on the trestle over I-376 as they build their train and will depart wes... (more)
Wheeling and Lake Erie 218 heads into Rook Yard, crossing high over Interstate 376 on a former N&W trestle. The Wheeling rosters a variety of older EMD's, including many in predecessor paint, sche... (more)
Wheeling & Lake Erie locomotives, a trio of SD40-2s, await a new assignment at the railroad's Rook Yard in Carnegie, Pennsylvania, on September 20, 2019. WE 6354 is ex-Kansas City Southern 665 (a... (more)
A short freight has just arrived at Wheeling & Lake Erie’s Rook Yard, powered by WE “SD40-3” 3048 and “SD40-2” 6997. The 3048 is ex-Wisconsin Central Oxford Leasing (WCOL) 3102, originally Union ... (more)
At the Wheeling & Lake Erie’s Rook Yard in Carnegie, Pennsylvania; a train led by WE SD40 3048 (and SD39 6997) arrives. Meanwhile, sitting one track over is a set of four WE SD40s (3102, 4000, 30... (more)
The W&LE "Gas Turn" gets ready to head out of Rook Yard.
With GP35-3 #111 on point, WE212 slowly creeps across Whiskey Run Viaduct and into Rook Yard before continuing east to Bruceton, Pa. In tow is Ohio Central SD40-2 #3328, destined for the Buffalo &... (more)
Eastbound ore from Weirton crosses The Parkway West on a nice afternoon. WE 611 will tie on as helpers and assist the train towards Connellsville.
Shortly before 2PM, the slab train resumes his trip to Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel.
With a short train of covered hoppers in tow, #1545 heads south through Carnegie.
The interesting building behind the 4032 is Carnegie's Municipal Building.