Westbound Conrail stack train slams by on the main as D&H Bow, NH bound coal train (with borrowed NS unit) waits in Alden siding.
Conrail MOW crews work to undercut the Right-Of-Way on the Bison Runner to get more clearance needed for those newfangled stack trains. Buffalo Central Terminal tower can be seen in the distance.
An eastbound Conrail autorack train heads into Buffalo for a recrew. The drawbridge on the right is the former NKP bridge, left permanently open as NS now uses the CR (former Buffalo Creek RR) dr... (more)
NS and Conrail eastbound manifests race towards CP Draw on their respective lines.
A westbound multilevel (autoracks) is lead by two brand new SD60Ms on their maiden run. Conrail just took delivery of these units the previous day from the EMD plant across the border in London, ... (more)
A westbound stack train slows for the sharp curve several miles east of Elkart Yard.
A westbound TV train highballs past Conrail's Seneca Yard. The hopper cars are on their way to Bethlehem Steel to get loaded with coke and the coil cars came from Bethlehem Steel's rolling mill a... (more)
A westbound manifest passes through the sweeping curve near CP Draw. The bridge in the 'up' position is the ex-NKP drawbridge across the Buffalo River, which was taken out of service years ago wh... (more)
A westbound TV (TrailVan) train passes along the Erie Canal.
An Alco and an EMD unit assist eastbound over Attica Hill.
D&H and B&M units lead eastbound Buffalo to East Binghamton freight through the rolling hills of Western New York.
A colorful lashup leads the SeaLand stack train eastbound through the rural countryside. The lead unit was recently purchased from BN by NYS&W and would later wear the attractive Suzy-Q paint sc... (more)
A quartet of former AT&SF SD26 units lead the eastbound SeaLand stack train and eventually arrive at their new owner, Springfield Terminal (a subsidiary of Guildford Transportation Industries).
Two D&H geeps shove on an eastbound unit coal train destined for Bow, NH. Note the engineer with his hat over his face, guess he was camera shy.
Buffalo to East Binghamton, NY manifest along Canisteo River.