NS recently lengthened the siding between Sharp and Etna resulting in both interlockings being replaced by new equipment a few hundred feet distant. Here, a pile of Union Switch & Signal position... (more)
Two dwarfs, two flags, three EVO's:
An NS 563 pauses at CP-Etna, on it's westbound trek back to Shire Oaks, as it awaits a new crew to assist with the setout of a shop car.
Flashbulbs illuminate the NS 562 as it hustles through the interlocking at CP-Etna on the NS Conemaugh Line during a minor snow squall. The train, one of several ECP test trains (electrically con... (more)
Pennsylvania railfans have recently enjoyed matched sets of SD60I's in Conrail paint on several of the Pennsylvania Power & Light coal trains running to the Strawberry Ridge power plant on the NS ... (more)
A view from the R.D. Fleming Bridge of the eastbound 852 coal heading into CP-Etna interlocking.
A silver snake of aluminum NS hoppers westbound thru CP-Etna interlocking with empty coal in Etna Yard and empty coke on the siding between Etna and Sharp.
Thanks to a well-timed heads-up I was able to lens a rare daylight westbound move on the NS Conemaugh Line at a new location (for me).