Every weekend, Conrail gathered locomotives along the former Reading tracks serving Pennsylvania’s anthracite regions (now R&N), and sent them to Enola for servicing. The westbound move is seen he... (more)
A duo of ArcelorMittal GP15-1s work the former Mittal plant in East Chicago. Cleveland Cliffs recently took over operations here, but no changes to these two geeps yet.
The Chevron local just finished at the refineries. They are about to reenter the main, for the run back to Roper yard.
ATMX GP15-1's 418 and 417 shove a train of empty NS coke cars over the Indiana Harbor Canal. The cars are headed into ArcelorMittal's plant for loading. These are the only two Mittal GP15-1's assi... (more)
Union Pacific's Chevron local punches it, as they pull out of the Chevron refinery.
Laying ballast down along the Kenosha Sub, UPY 715 and UP 819 pass the Ravenswood Metra Station at a snail's pace. The train is passing the Marianos, located at the intersection of W Lawrence Aven... (more)
Nestled on the shore lines of Lake Michigan, an ArcelorMittal GP15-1/SW1500 combo brings a train of loaded coke into the East Chicago plant. On September 28th, 2020 it was announced that Cleveland... (more)
Urban Salt Lake City from the 13th south over pass. In my quest to capture some local action, with standard cabs. GP15-1 UPY 613 and UP 578 with the Chevron local are nearing Salt Lake Cities Rope... (more)
UPY 661 and 578 are in charge of the Chevron local. They have just finished up at the Chevron refinery. And will soon back into Flying J.
UPY 661 and 578 work the Chevron local on the north end of Salt Lake City. The red rock background is the Hughes Rock Quarry. If you squint hard enough, maybe you can picture these two units weari... (more)
Small But Mighty. York Rail 1532 and 1556 (GP15-1s) have both been put into service within the past year after repainting and mechanical work. Seen on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at Church... (more)
A CSX local backs into Dow Chemical
For the most part, Conrail’s GP15-1’s were relegated to local and yard service, and they rarely appeared on road freights. Here a pair of them bracket a GP38-2 on train ALCA (Allentown – Camden) a... (more)
A Conrail crew prepares to maneuver a four-month-old GP15-1 out to the yard at Elizabethport, New Jersey. The adjacent building is the former Jersey Central Elizabethport Shops.