G386 heads south next to Carson Street
Well this is about as close as you get to street running in the town of Dawson. It's single track running today through town as number 2 track is O.O.S. for the track gang and what a great way to ... (more)
Just another angle to prove how Pittsburgh has earned its nickname as 'The City of Bridges.'
Q359 finally parades west after Q226 fouled the holdout at Braddock, some 12 miles away.
Q227 fits in the bustle of the Mon Valley as it heads West just before the Pittsburgh signals and station square
The scenery has changed dramatically in Homestead over the past 20 years. The town transformed from a steel town to a ghost town to a major retail center. The area behind K301 was once a rolling... (more)
Westbound coke train K301 rolls under the P&LE signal bridge at CP-10Y.
Elephant style 40s lead the way west past US Steel's Edgar Thompson Works. Note the hot metal train picking up speed for the ramp to the caster mill about ten cars back from 389's power.
Over-under meet of sorts between scrap train power heading home and empty coke train K380. K380 will terminate about two miles of east of here in Demmler Yard, where a quintet of Union MP15DCs wil... (more)
Warbonnet 682 is a long way from home rails. Seen here passing the old P&LE station on a cold, grey Pittsburgh winter day.
The Steel City
Q216 sails through the Beaver Valley at 50 mph.