South Mountain looms in the background as CSX local D795 travels from Hanover, PA to Hagerstown, MD and drifts downgrade and into the Cumberland Valley on the former Western Maryland Railway mainl... (more)
After working the G&N interchange, D795 continues its trip to Hagerstown through Gettysburg Battlefield.
D795 switches out the Gettysburg Railroad, before preceding west through the cut of Seminary Ridge. This railroad cut (unfinished during the 1863 Civil War battle) played a key geographic point o... (more)
After toning the dispatcher and recieving permission to occupy the block, D795 continues on it's trip west into the Blue Ridge Mountains (in the distance).
Shortly after sunrise D795 rolls through Berlin Junction, which used to be a hotspot for the local kids to hop aboard WM trains bound for Hagerstown in the early 60's.
The D795 illuminates icicles inside the Jack's Mountain Tunnel. This shot required a 20 minute walk through the woods.
The early morning sun glints off of D795's power as they head out of Hanover Yard to pick up the train further west. The sound of these EMD's on a chilly winter morning was awesome.
D795 creeps into town 5 hours later than normal due to a curfew caused by MofW.
The 795 heads down the mountain with a small train in tow (compared to how big he can be at times) through some of the best scenery in the area, a collection of apple orchards.
The 795 strolls through a new park, bound for the CSX Hagerstown Yard. He came off the mountain which is visible in the distance.
The D795 crosses Oak Hill Ave. on the tail of B702.
D795 heads down the main at CP Town with a shabby slugset leading a SD50 and C40-8W.
D795 heads towards the Hagerstown Yard. This shot was taken a few feet up an embankment that the line sits on.
Picking up MMID interchange