On a beautiful fall morning, the crew of local D703, the Johnstown Jet, nears the small yard in Somerset where they'll do some switching before heading for Johnstown.
CSX local D703, the Johnstown Jet, makes a round trip between Rockwood and Johnstown, PA several days a week. Here the Jet is passing through the former B&O yard in Somerset, a few miles short of... (more)
Normally a morning run, today's Johnstown Jet is running in the evening. The crew is putting their train together before making the 30 mile trip to Johnstown.
Rolling across Main Street in downtown Johnstown.
Often overshadowed by Norfolk Southern's Pittsburgh Line, the CSX S&C Subdivision adds just as much of an interesting touch to Johnstown's railroad presence. Meandering along the Stonycreek River ... (more)
The local holds the main in what's left of the small CSX yard in Somerset, PA. The yard is a stark contrast to it's B&O days when it hosted more tracks and had it's own roundhouse.
A look at the 3-unit consist from an incident with a truck trying cross the tracks before the train. 6137 was the leading but the second unit, 6461, looks to have suffered the most damage. Fortu... (more)
Earlier in the day a tractor-trailer attempted to beat a train at the E Main Street crossing in Somerset, PA. He lost and 6461, the second of three units, suffered the most damage with the conduc... (more)
The power from D703 sits at MP 0 of the S&C sub.
2266 still bares it's original stealth scheme remarkably well after all the years.
D703 sits in Rockwood waiting for a crew to take it on to Connellsville.
After doing some morning switching, 5910 takes a break during a heavy snow squal.