Clinging to Life The PRR's position lights are an endangered species. A few vintage examples still cling to life on the mountainside above Altoona, such as this one at PT 244. As an... (more)
Black SnakeA westbound oil train climbs the east slope of the Alleghenies, rounding AG Curve just west of MG ('Mid-Grade') interlocking.
The Beginning of the EndA westbound oil train climbs the east slope of the Alleghenies, passing up the silent sentinel of the mountain, MG tower. The interlocking and tower were ins... (more)
EMD SD70M leads stack train 23M through Cassandra.
Empty oil cans head west on Track 1 at 1:09 p.m. with the Veterans Unit trailing, a week after the record-setting 30" snowfall.
After lengthy work in the yard back in Bluefield, 18M with an aging SD70M glides downhill in attempt to pick up speed.
NS 56G departs North Wye with an EMD leader
NS power leads this CN manifest by Turner.
A loaded unit coal train out of the St. Charles area coils through a tight reverse curve just east of Pocket.
227 pops out the Gallitzin Tunnels into a heavy snow storm.
A westbound train lead by an SD70M heads up the mountain out of Altoona past the Brickyard.
Eastbound manifest 36A prepares to depart Rose Yard while a John Deere combine train (62A) and several sets of helpers layover in the yard.
Just crossing the Missouri River Bridge eastbound at Earth City in Bridgeton, Mo. @ mp 21.4 with hwy 370 on the right.
The OCS glides downgrade after being turned at Gallitzin to await its grand entrance to the celebration marking 150 years of service to the Horseshoe Curve.
Eastbound 3oomm telephoto with train entering Enola yard on A track.