"If there is a road in your shot, there will be a car on it." Sage advice given to me by my dearly departed friend Gary Larimer in my formative years of becoming a serious photographer.... (more)
The once busy Northern Subdivision of the B&P was slowing down after the shut down of a major customer on the line.
BPRR 305 with RSR 807 and RSR 3807 it tail as they creep across the Bridge in Chicora in the middle of a snow storm on the 1st day of winter.
B&P train BT-3 returns to Butler from Petrolia on the Northern Sub.
The BT-3 returns TT east to Butler to call it a day over a fill which was once Divner Bridge. Divner Bridge is believed to have been burnt in 2005 by striking refinery workers, trapping the BT-3 u... (more)
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It looks like the Chicora Bridge is getting a facelift as the BT-3 tip toes over bridge No. 431.
In approximately 50 feet, the BT-3 will be dropping off of the Main Line Sub, and onto the Northern Sub here at WS 44 for the trip west to the refineries.
After I chased the BTNC earlier this morning, and grabbed a bite to eat at the Deli Crossing in E. Butler, I give chase to the BT-3 up the Northern Sub.
I once again showcase this quaint little farm situated nicely along the Northen Sub. Click here for a winter version of t... (more)
The BT-3 passes the tranquill Hemphill Cemetery and starts over one of the 3 trestles in Chicora.
887 leads the 12 car BT-3 up the valley on the Northern Sub. The farm in the upper right, is the farm from my more)
The BT-3 creates a Railfan's Christmas Card Scene past this quiet little farm. So I say to all of my fellow railfans on RailPictures.net, ME... (more)
The BT-3 enters the industrial limits just to the right of the photo. My personal preference says no photos after this location until the trip back east in the evening.
BT-3 heading north through Chicora to switch-out three customers. A crazy fall day in PA, high 70's, but a beautiful day for a guy to mow the cemetery lawn and for my brother and I to chase the ... (more)