An interesting mix of EMD power eases eastbound coal down Cheat River Grade. The train will soon reach M&K Junction, where the steep climb to Terra Alta begins.
Late in a very hot day, a loaded coal train rolls over a timber trestle between Duffield and Gate City in far western Virginia. A radio control car with helpers is at work far back in the train.
On a snowy March day, a PRR (Penn Central) SD45 leads a westbound manifest under the approaches to the Rockville Bridge.
A CP Rail westbound freight moves out in the fading light of a winter afternoon. The FA-2 was built by Montreal Locomotive Works in 1953.
LV eastbound at Bloomsbury NJ. Ektachrome X original.
Nickel Plate Berkshire 759 storms upgrade on the former Lackawanna mainline eastward out of Scranton.
This was the return segment of a two-day circle trip to Binghamton, NY. The former Erie m... (more)
A PRR (Penn Central) GP9 leads a loaded coal train eastward toward Altoona. This is the first curve downgrade from Horseshoe Curve.
We're at the Singer crossovers on the Norfolk and Western mainline, west of Roanoke. High short hood C628 1115 leads four other assorted units on a westbound manifest.
A Southern Railway SD24 leads an empty coal train north (railroad west) over US 23.
Nickel Plate Berkshire 759 gets a chance at some fast running on the first day of a New York-Buffalo two day round trip.
There's no place like home!
Penn Central N9E transfer caboose (a.k.a. cabin car).
Wellsboro Junction, PA (former New York Central branch).
A Reading GP30, GP30, C424 set idles at Jersey Central's Bethlehem roundhouse on a snowy March morning.
An SW9 in Lackawanna black works in Croxton Yard on a cold January day.
A pair of year-old EMD SDP45s blast upgrade with empty autoracks nearing the old iron bridge at Shin Hollow near Huguenot, New York.
This was once triple track, which at some point was reduced ... (more)
A Penn Central westbound freight rolls slowly to a meet with the sad little 3-car passenger train from Buffalo, NY.