A rare daylight loaded coal train for Beesley's Point Generating Station swings around the curve underneath the NJ Route 50 overpass. In a steady downpour of rain as a storm develops off the coast... (more)
One of only a handful NS SD60M's, the 6772 leads a loaded coal train bound for Ocean City, NJ
Photo by Shawn A Leightcap
After suffering from a broken drawbar two nights beforehand, a rare 502 coal train to Beesley's Point sits tied down in Winslow awaiting a new crew. With B.L.England in Beesley's Point set to clos... (more)
Empty coal through the colorful town of East Conemaugh near Johnstown.
NS SD60I 6737 (still in Conrail paint) leads two other NS GEs on loaded coal train 502 past a private crossing in Tipton, PA. This train is on it's way out of Altoona after conquering the Alleghen... (more)
easbound coal at AR Tower
In with old, out with the new? The old still stand in the form of towers and old Pennsy signals, as the "new-old" in the form of a SD50 rebuild, an EMD SD40E, starts to wind the dynamics before h... (more)
An Eddystone bound coal drag is about to diverge into the Controlled Siding at CANNON to allow the eastbound Pennsylvanian to overtake it before stopping at Harrisburg for fueling and a crew chang... (more)
An early snow storm coats the fall foilage with a fresh blanket of snow as an eastbound loaded coal train eases into the 2.2% grade of The Slide.
Helpers pushing a 502 up the hill
This very rare daylight run of coal loads for the PECO power plant in Essington, PA rolls through Wanamaker Yard under a killer sky. The train is 70 x 0, 3,614 feet and weighs in at 9,370 tons.
A pair of Dash 9's lead eastbound coal train 502 towards the eastern end of the Conemaugh Line.
A 4-Banger at Gallitzin!
A 4-banger on 502!