Empty hoppers from the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie move south on the Monongahela Railway at Pine Bank, Pennsylvania. After being filled with West Virginia coal, they will return to home territory.
Bow Coal at Jeff Junction - 2
The Bow Coal train has pulled past the operator’s shanty at Jefferson Junction... (more)
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie GP38 2027, one of 17 ex-Conrail units (2025-2041).
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie acquired four ex-Rock Island GP38-2's nos.4352-4355 . P&LE 2057 is still in The Rock's paint scheme at Youngstown, Ohio in May 1982.
The last passenger service on the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie was a single weekday commuter train between Pittsburgh's P&LE Station and College station in Beaver Falls, PA, that lasted into the 1980s. ... (more)
Near the end of its life, the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie's weekday commuter train to Beaver Falls, PA, behind GP7 1501 is just a couple minutes out of Pittsburgh's P&LE Station as it ducks under a hig... (more)
P&LE GE motors round the curve at Water street on the Elgin Joliet & Eastern Porter Line in 1980.
The New Sign is in Worse Shape than the Old Sign!The Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad constructed its offices and passenger station in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1898. One-hundred... (more)
An empty hopper train rolls along the Mon River through Webster, PA.
The NYC 2500 is transformed into the P&LE 2800 at the Lake Shore Railway Museum for the annual Night at the Museum event.
The carbody looks like a U25B, but this is an early U28B on the P&LE roster. This is likely the most utilitarian paint scheme that I've seen on any Class 1 or regional RR.
The late afternoon shadows are starting to creep across the valley as a Pittsburgh & Lake Erie run-through train crosses the trestle at Buzz, Pennsylvania on the Monongahela’s Waynesburg & Souther... (more)
As dusk falls on the quiet town of North Lima, Ohio, a Pittsburgh & Lake Erie SW1500 is shut down for the night. The unit is off line on the Youngstown & Southern, accompanied by a Y&S caboose.
A set of Pittsburgh and Lake Erie power rolls toward the engine house in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania. The P&LE U28B’s were early production, with the U25B carbody.
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie passenger GP7 1500 rolls south from McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania. The brakeman on the front platform doesn’t appear to be in a passenger uniform.