With the Delaware Water Gap looming in the background, the crew of Conrail train UPS continues to the Portland Diner to get a bite to eat. I was out with a friend, and we decided to follow UPS whe... (more)
The crew of Conrail train UPS has dropped their train of coal at Metropolitan Edison’s Portland Generating Station, seen in the distance, and is now headed for the Portland Diner to get a bite to ... (more)
A Conrail Bangor & Portland local spends the weekend at Portland, Pennsylvania. The tall stack at the extreme right is part of Metropolitan Edison’s Portland Generating Station.
With the power from the last through train over Pocono Summit on a siding in Conrail’s small yard in Portland, Pennsylvania, the crew of the Bangor local runs between that power and its cars. The ... (more)
End of the Pocono Mountain Route
The last power to bring cars to Conrail’s Bangor & Portland subdivision from Scranton lays over next to the scale track in Portland, Pennsylvania. ... (more)
Conrail’s Bangor & Portland Subdivision Bangor Local switches a few cars in the small yard just south of Portland, Pennsylvania. Two former Erie GP7’s are based in Bangor at this time.
Conrail power based in Bangor, Pennsylvania, in the form of two ex-Erie Lackawanna GP7’s, waits in the small yard at Portland, Pennsylvania. Until the previous day, their cars arrived via the from... (more)
DL road local PT-97 starts west from the interchange at Portland where it had just swapped cars with NS H-76. C420 #405 leads the way back towards Scranton.
The NS power rolls past an original DL&W station in this autumn scene.
The Delaware Lackawanna big Century Series locomotive rolls as part of a four unit set into the siding to wait for the NS to make the pick up.
The Delaware Lackawanna arrives in Portland to interchange with the Norfolk Southern, passing an original Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad Station.
6 DL Alcos and MLW units are about to tie onto the cars left for them by NS at the Portland wye.
Four DL Alcos pass the Portland station and are about to make their pickup from the NS.
Going away view as the PT98 arrives lite power to retrieve it's NS H76 interchange.
An interesting full day for the crew of the PT97 seen here departing town along Route 611 at Delaware Avenue with the NS H76 interchange. Earlier the crew with a nice five unit set of corporate ... (more)