CSXT 6033, a GP40-2, leads local D749 up the Ohio River to its next stop at Neville Island with the great steel city in the background, Pittsburgh PA.
D749 has just completed it works on the heavily industrialized Neville Island. The eastern half of the Island is worked by CSX while the western half is under the control of the Pittsburgh & Ohio ... (more)
2641 shoves his train across the bridge towards the small yard on Neville Island.
Faded paint, rust spots, and mismatched number boards give the 6133 a very homely appearance.
The waiting game has just begun for D749. Four eastbounds and two westbounds will pass before 749 can get out of McKees Rocks.
D749's conductor protects the Nichol Ave. crossing as 6142 begins to work McKees Rocks Forgings.
6142 spots a cut of gons at one of the plants in McKees Rocks. The part of town between the CSX tracks and the Ohio River still provides CSX and the P&OC with many carloads of freight.