I call this the 'Noah's Arc' of GE widecabs, two of everything (except AC60Ws, only one of them).
Q217 passes downtown Pittsburgh on Labor Day.
CSX 7718 and HLCX 8160 lead an autorack train slowly through Pittsburgh while track crews patiently wait. On a side note, at the exact moment I took this photo, a semi rig ran a red light, hit a b... (more)
One of the newest locos on the roster and one of the oldest lead autorack train Q217 across the Monongahela River.
20 years ago there was a interchange yard to the left of Q226 and one of the world's largest steel mills to the right. Now the only reminder of the past is the famed "Homestead Stacks"
During summer its possible to photograph B781's return trip. The Neville Island-Riverton Turn takes about three hours to make the round trip.
617 gets sometime off from intermodal service on Cumberland-Willard Q353. Seen here passing old CP3, which once controled a complex interlocking into the PLE shops.
359 seen here passing the Pittsburgh Sub's name sake city
Y106 caps off 3 trains from 3 railroads in just under 10 mins at the very end of sweet evening light.
Q139 is seen here passing the Station Square Entertainment complex. The water fountain to the right is popular for its water/light shows matched to music.
Note the chopper over downtown, its working on the first stages of the new arena for the Pens!
The consist of the year so far; flagged UPs, CSX YN2 Geep and most importantly the only B&O Chessie unit on CSX.