BLE 866 still sporting the original Bessemer orange leads a lengthy pulldown job out of Kirk Yard in perfect afternoon light. The Kirk Yard hump tower can be seen in the background.
After pulling two covered hoppers from EMSCO in Girard, Pennsylvania, CN L523 heads north to Wallace Junction to interchange the cars with NS. An Ex-DMIR now BLE SD38 provides the power after drop... (more)
A road set on an empty ore train is fueled at CN's Proctor yard prior to departing for United Taconite's Fairlane iron ore plant on a crisp -9F morning.
Amidst snow flurries moving into the area, ex SP Tunnel Motor leads an all orange consist of new ore jennies north with the dwarf siding signal on sentry.
BLE 866 spots a track in the West Yard as clouds gather over an otherwise beautiful evening in Battle Creek.
Bessemer & Lake Erie’s Western Allegheny job reaches its “interchange” with the B&LE main line at Queen Junction, Pennsylvania. The four-track yard indicates the large amount of coal that th... (more)
In the last light of an October day, Bessemer & Lake Erie’s Western Allegheny job approaches he small community of Troutman, Pennsylvania. The two F7’s are now on the Reading & Northern roster... (more)
A pair of Bessemer and Lake Erie EMD's lead a short L519 through the rock cut in Culmerville, PA just north of North Bessemer. The two boxcars on the train were picked up at Bennett Supply company... (more)
BLE 910's crew gets plenty of time to watch traffic on the CN mainline at Amherst Jct. while they wait for traffic to clear before getting permission to enter the main and return to Stevens Point,... (more)
Four of the five "Bessemer" locomotives that are still on the CN owned line sit under the sanding tower outside the shop complex in Greenville, Pennsylvania. In the lead is SD38 862, whi... (more)
The Byron Hill helper set, consisting of two Bessemer & Lake Erie tunnel motors, meets an intermodal as they shove a southbound mixed freight up the hill.
A pair of Bessemer & Lake Erie SD40T-3s shove S750 passed County Road B in Byron, Wisconsin during the seasons first major snowfall.
A quartet of black and orange EMD's have another load of ore headed for US Steel's Edgar Thomson Works in tow at Butler, PA. To the left is the former Pullman-Standard plant where many a covered h... (more)
A local heads south with a few loads to Butler pulled by two classic B&LE orange and black EMD engines.
Bessemer & Lake Erie EMD's 867 (SD38AC) and 905 (SD40T-3) lead a two car train L519 past the MP 20.7 signal in West Saxonburg, PA.