Five assigned geeps in the CR 8040-8064 series lead another empty PPLX hopper train from PP&L's power plant at Strawberry Ridge, PA back to the coal fields for another load of bituminous coal.
Due to rerouting from the NBER to Lock Haven and south on the Buffalo Line to CP-WAT, this PPLX coal train was sent east on the NS Pittsburgh Line to Rockville and north on the Buffalo Line. The e... (more)
Eastbound approaching old RT. 147 road crossing with hot car for out the secondary.
Westbound at crossing , with empty PPLX hoppers.
Local eastbound approaching crossing east of town out the secondary track with cars being pushed by NS 5355 which is bringing up the back of train.
Local eastbound rounding the banked out the secondary track with cars push pull style, NS 5355 is bringing up the back of train.
Eastbound on the Watsontown secondary track
in afternoon sun with four ex conrail blues! Very rare to see a set of four blues on train. Passing a nice field photo.
Eastbound ridge train with loaded coal train on NS Watsontown secondary.
Eastbound in morning light to switch Strawberry Ridge.
Eastbound with 100 new PPLX cars, on a cold 17 degree day.
35mm photo ofwestbound with a empty PPLX coal hopper train, in late afternoon, . Enjoy this trainset as new hoppers are starting to appear on some of the trains.
Geometry train with cars NS 37 and NS 36 test going west.
NS 7083 brings up the rear of the train west of McEwensville.
536 passes the signal at MP 2.1 as it begins to assault the hill.
130 Empty Coal Hoppers Heading Back To The Mines