The mood on a dark and gloomy Halloween day. The conductor of Norfolk Southern C29 has just come out of the cab and into the elements to flag the crossing at PA-285 on the former Erie Railroad Mea... (more)
A Work Train works east through 225 in Tipton with cars for the NBER at Tyrone.
Island Avenue local calls it a day and heads home to Conway Yard.
NS 3344 and its SD40-2 mate provide some assistance to a lone SD80MAC on a west bound empty coke train swining on to the Sang Hollow Extension. Built on the north side of the Conemaugh River the S... (more)
This eastbound coal drag with a helper set on both ends of this PPLX coal train is ascending the 0.63% grade near the town at Mineral Point enroute to Strawberry Ridge. Even though the hike to thi... (more)
Helper duty is nothing new for the '44', it has spent the better part of the last 20 years shoving trains out of Johnstown. Wearing builder number 766078-27, and having rolled out of La Grange in ... (more)
NS SD40-2s 3338 and 3344 shove hard on the rear of eastbound autoparts train 12N as they pass the former site of MO Tower and the small yard known as the Cresson Engine Facility, which is unusuall... (more)
A 4-Banger at Gallitzin!
A 4-banger on 502!
Listening to SD40-2's shove a train up the mountain at sunrise is a great way to start off any day. Huge thanks to Darryl Rule ... (more)
The helpers on this eastbound coal drag are in full dynamic as they are in the teeth of the 2.1% grade of "The Slide'. Weather conditions were very interesting as the sun was shinning while a sudd... (more)
What a class I SD-40 does best. Two venerable 40's push a westbound intermodal between Irwin and Jeanette. What a classic locomotive!!