NS 22R storms through Temple, Georgia on the East End District with a ex CR SD60i leader in February of 2004. (Slide Scan)
A pair of ex-Conrail SD60M's have exited the tunnel at Gallitzin and will soon be running down the west slope to Pittsburgh.
A Norfolk Southern SD60I leads a freight train through Derry, Pa.
Coal empties sit tied down before the 837 crossing on a very cold, beautiful scene that unfolds before me every minute the sun had risen.
A clean looking SD-60 on the point hustles empties back to the mines on a sunny day with the flora blooming as a result of April showers. A nice contrast in color.
Get them while you can! There aren't many blue ones left!
537 has pulled up to the signals at Peters Creek and the conductor trainee walks back to tie down the train. To the right of the train is NS's Peter's Creek yard where they receive loaded coke tra... (more)
Turning the steering wheel was more of a suggestion than a command while getting to this location but this coal train made it well worth it. Catching solid Conrail power leading a train isn't as e... (more)
If this early snowy scene is any indication of the up coming winter, we can expect alot more 539s and other Pennsylvania Light & Power trains over the Pittsburgh Line.
A threesome of Conrail clad SD60I's sit quietly under the PA 271 bridge as local C51 with six SD80MAC's shed some light on the situation as they head for the power plant in New Florence, PA.
NS 537 making an assult on Carney Hill.
Eastbound loads are not too far from the stiffest part of the west slope as they roll through a superelevated curve with a pretty clean ex-con 60I leader.
As 13G rolls by on track 1, NS 590 begins it's slow decent down in to Altoona, PA on a picture perfect winter morning.
Eastbound going up the steep grade in town.