On an April day long ago Conrail was just a budding entity, the prospects of which did not seem much more favorable than its predecessor lines. Traffic was always healthy out on the old Middle Di... (more)
The standard helper set of the era, a pair of SD40-2s, shove a westbound manifest past the block station (as Pennsy referred to its towers) at MG on an April day that yielded quite a snowstorm.
An overcast autumn afternoon on the mountain is embellished with a respectable run of traffic, as usual. This time a westbound has pipe loads on the head-end as it snarls beneath the 2426 signal b... (more)
Bethlehem to Conway symbol BEPI growls up the grade past MG interlocking on a November afternoon with its typical head-end consist of truck frame traffic out of Reading, PA. A pair of SD40-2 helpe... (more)
Autumn colors are evident in the higher elevations this early October afternoon as a pair of GEs assist a coal train descending the grade to Altoona. The vacant roadbed is that of former eastward ... (more)