On Another Cold Day On The Pittsburgh Line, NS Train 21M Thunders West Past Brick Yard In Altoona During A Pretty Good Snow Storm.
It's shaping up to be a very cold winter in the northeast. The first major snow storm to hit the region in 2014 arrived on the evening of January 2nd. On the morning of the 3rd, snow is still fall... (more)
Nice falls colors hit there peak as an intermodal heads through Cassandra.
Westbound at signals.
Westbound stack at mp. 142.
An SD70ACe breaks the norm on today's westbound 21M, seen from the route 53 bridge in Cresson. On normal days, this train is powered by a trio of dash-9s, so this was a rather nice treat to end an... (more)
The "Virginian" leads hotshot 21M under the signal bridge at 318 on the Pittsburgh Line.
NS 21M gets an "Approach-Limited" after being stopped at CP-MO because of a switch failure. The Virginian is seen here leading 21M by the Station Inn in Cresson, Pa.
The Virginian unit leads hotshot 21M across Pennsylvania - I suspect a lot of us left work early to shoot this. Not I, the train was in Pittsburgh close to 7:30pm.
Westbound on track 2 at mp 116 with NS 1069 Virginian Heritage engine in lead.
Closeup of westbound on track 2 going past Lewistown yard, with NS 1069 Virginian Heritage engine in lead.
Westbound on track 2 going past Lewistown yard, with NS 1069 Virginian Heritage engine in lead.
NS 21M passes through Mt. Union just before NKP #765 makes it way back to Lewistown to unload.