C40-8W Rolls By P&LE Heritage in Glassport
One of the more interesting things found in the Borough of Glassport is the old P&LE Depot, used by railroad crews as a resting stop before board... (more)
K211-19 brings it east on the siding track over CSXT's new Glassport Crossover.
Freezing, snowing, and the cake is complete as the icing rolls by. I went down for some close-ups of this rare CSX SD80mAC before when it was sitting and waiting for it's next crew, and I f... (more)
Parallel Straightaway Along the Monongahela
What you're seeing here is now a piece of history. Not even a year ago, this shot still looked like it did today. Remnants of the now defunct Mo... (more)
CSX 600 catches the last rays of sun on a very nice September day, 600 has been tied down for the last three days on the siding here in Glassport on a loaded coal train.
A fresh load of Mon Valley diamonds rolls out of the rain and into the sun while the Clairton coke plant gets back to business across the river a few days after an explosion took down a battery of... (more)
Heading down the Mon for more black diamonds!
A freshly painted ex-Conrail SD80MAC leads a loaded coal train over the ex-P&LE Mon Branch.
My first time railfanning around the Pittsburgh Area and what a treat it was. We eventually chased this train up to Elizabeth to see the street running then to McKeesport.
There weren't many hopper trains using the old P&LE Mon Branch in 1998, making this a fairly tough photo to get. After the Conrail split, traffic on this line soared and there was no shortage of ... (more)
N049 occupies the siding in Glassport, awaiting a break in traffic before continuing west.
A pair of EX-CON's head up V738 @ GTC.
Westbound Homer City loads pass thru Glassport on CSXT!