Between assignments, Jersey Central kept Lehigh & New England locomotives and cabooses at the CNJ Bethlehem PA station. Also there was this gem of a wood-sheathed snowplow, L&NE #353.
A nearly new U30C is ready for departure with southbound coal loads.
Mixed Train on the Chesapeake and Ohio. The Hot Springs Mixed, train 310, pauses at the Covington, Virginia station while returning to Clifton Forge. GP7 5894 has just one coach and a caboose on t... (more)
A CP eastbound reflects light from a pastel sunset.
A Reading GP30 leads a manifest from Port Reading westward.
N&W 852 is a blue GP9. N&W 1528 is a black SD35.
A typically grimy Clinchfield EMD F7 leads a southbound freight train over a low timber trestle. This location is between Wakenva and Trammel, north of Dante in far western Virginia.
Somewhere on the Jersey Central, destination Jim Thorpe, PA. The low rail joint evident here was unfortunately very common on the bankrupt northeastern railroads. At the apparent speed here, the p... (more)