Q389 heads West under the Ft. Pitt bridge and the Pittsburgh skyline with some foreign power in tow. Just after this photograph was taken, Q389 tripped the dragging equipment detector and went in... (more)
Q368 heads East along the Monongahela River and the then P&LE headquarters. Now the whole railroad shops, offices, station etc have been converted into riverfront hotels, restaurants and nightcl... (more)
The clouds have broken but the severe storm that just ripped through the area can still be seen just above the skyline.
Yes, you read right. NS 9535 travels through West Newton on the CSX Pittsburgh Sub line.
Q277 heads West under NS's Port Perry Branch.
Q359 has a nice leader as it heads through Homestead and past the old station. Very nice meeting Brad Morocco at this location!
Westbound Q375 passes an eastbound empty hopper train with the "Golden Triangle" in the background.
In a scene that will never be repeated, CSX K387 rolls east with Three Rivers Stadium in the background. Pittsburgh's landmark stadium was torn down in February 2001.
U306 heads East at Mckeesport. The tracks on the left are that of the Mon Sub, which ultimately head to NS rails at Brownsville.
Q138 heads over the Youghiogheny River.
Snow relentlessly falls as foreign power leads todays Q389. A little bit before this date, "snowmagedden" pounded the region, and after this date, the snow still falls every week.
The photographer, in the window of the foreign power on the Pittsburgh Sub, and his car, the blue matchbox on the right of the power, can both be seen as Q368 thunders under Crawford Avenue headin... (more)
It looks like the RC GP15 has been sitting for quite some time, and may need double the time to thaw out. Y103 reverses back towards the yard to build a set for someone to pick up tonight.