Norfolk Southern put helpers ahead on this heavy train.
A D8-40CW glides down the West Slope while exiting the Gallitzin tunnels.
A EMD SD70M-2 glides down the West Slope while exiting the Gallitzin tunnels.
In another stroke of luck (for the photographers gathered not so much the railroad), 28Z meets another train coming out of the tunnels at Gallitzin. Coal train 593 had lost all power in its lead ... (more)
A set of helpers come out of the tunnels westbound on track 3.
"SD70s out of the Tunnel"
The Southern serves on the Pennsy. NS 8099 leads a westbound NS 65X empty crude oil train out of the Gallitzin Tunnels bound for the Norfolk Southern Conway Yard.
NS 8102 leads the NS 958 Employee Appreciation Excursion Train back into the Allegheny Tunnel under a thick blanket of fog that just would not burn off.
Light power of SD40E's head West to go pick up another train on the west slope.
Welcome back!!! Amtrak 514 leads today's 04T towards the Gallitizin Tunnels.
Kodachrome 200 scan.
The E8's roll out of the Allegheny Tunnel at Gallitzin, with the east end of the 3,605 ft tunnel visible in the distance.
NS 8300 rolls west out of the Gallitzin Tunnels.
For whatever reason, there is a full bag of ice sitting on the hood.
NS 36A is about to enter the tunnel here in Gallitzin with 2 CSX visitors in tow.
3060 leads a GP 15 in NS paint and a string of GP 15's still in Conral Blue. I suspect these engines are or soon will be off the roster, and probably on the way to Larry's Electric!