A pair of blue GP38s lead the Carlisle turn out of Shiremanstown Yard and onto the Shippensburg IT. This line was originally built by the Cumberland Valley Railroad in 1837, and eventually became ... (more)
HS11 nears the end of it's journey..Shiremanstown Yard
Transfer from Enola to Shiremanstown yard stops traffic at St John's Road as they switch cars
A very quiet late Sunday afternoon at the Norfolk Southern Shiremanstown Yard, west of Harrisburg on the old Cumberland Valley mainline.
NS M/W worker cuts continuous rail with a blowtorch as NS lays continuous rail on the Shippensburg secondary
Conductor rides train as hogger backs down siding to the Purina Mills plant.
Still blue "Con-ail" geep 38-2 leads HS32 west towards Mechanicsburg
Local HS11 heads back to the mainline after switching Purina Mills
After coupling up with the cars left on the main, HS12 heads west to Mechanicsburg to service local industries
Nice shiny NS geep leads hoppers out of the weed covered siding to the Purina plant
The safety sign never seems to change..as HS32 prepares to head to Mechanicsburg on this hot, muggy 1st day of August
Conductor rides covered hopper back to the main after spotting cars at Purina Mills
Local bound for Mechanicsburg, passes siding of bad-order hoppers
The conductor rides the last covered hopper as HS12 switches the Ralston Purina plant
NS 4620 heads west out of Shiremanstown yard to Mechanicsburg to serve the local industries