The squeal of 6-axle flanges from a pair of U-Boats announce the passing of pushers down-bound, returning to Altoona for their next push westbound up the curve. U25C 6502 and 6536 a U-30C.
The Conrail local has swung off the ex-Pennsylvania Railroad mainline and dropped down into Coatesville to interchange with the Delaware Valley Railway and the Brandywine Valley Railroad. Among th... (more)
Construction on the tunnel enlargement was in full swing on the adjacent tunnel, and once completed, this scene was gone.