Amtrak's since-discontinued Broadway Limited rolls downgrade on the east slope at MG Tower. This facility was open periodically at the time to handle crossovers between Gallitzin and Altoona, PA o... (more)
ALPI (Allentown to Pittsburgh) makes its way past MG Tower on Conrail's Pittsburgh Line.
Two ex-Erie-Lackawanna SD45-2s with extra large fuel tanks drift downgrade at MG Tower as a westbound TV train approaches.
Two PC SD40s slug upgrade at MG Tower with a Trailvan Train on a steamy July 18, 1975.
A pair of SD45-2 helpers have been added to the point of this Westbound Conrail freight as it heads toward the Summit at Gallitzin. Notice that the first cars in the train are flats loaded with Au... (more)
It fascinated me to watch Conrail change from a patchwork of paint schemes into a uniform appearance. On Sept. 8, 1984, a westbound Train Van train grinds upgrade past MG Tower. The train is alm... (more)
An eastbound CR light helper drops downgrade past MG Tower with a former PC SD45 and CR SD40 No. 6349 on May 1, 1977.
A westbound CR Trail Van train slowly climbs upgrade at MG Tower on April 29, 1977 with SD45 No. 6125 and SDP45 No. 6680.
A westbound TV train approaches MG Tower as an eastbound helper drifts back to Altoona for the next shove.
A helper set on the rear of coal train 650 passing MG Tower