Empty PPLX hopper train heading west from PPL's Montour Power Plant on the branch line noted for cornfields and backwoods.
Motive power is NS 6727, 6719, & 6726 of Conrail heritage.
Holstein heifers "flee for their safety" from the approaching empty hopper train, powered by NS 6719, 6735, & 6732 of ex-CR heritage.
Nine PPLX hoppers without rotary couplers are on the head end of NS 623 this evening indicating each of these cars had to be moved onto the dumper individually, uncoupled, dumped, and re-coupled. ... (more)
Northbound with a empty coal hopper train with two ex Conrail engines, in late afternoon sun. Soon too pass MP 213 above CP Linden.
35mm photo ofwestbound with a empty PPLX coal hopper train, in late afternoon, . Enjoy this trainset as new hoppers are starting to appear on some of the trains.
Westbound with a empty PPLX coal hopper train, in late afternoon, with a white barn reflected in a pool of water left over from thursdays heavy rain. Enjoy this trainset as new hoppers are startin... (more)
35mm wide shot of Westbound with a empty PPLX coal hopper train, in late afternoon, Enjoy this trainset as new hoppers are starting to appear on some of the trains.
The Conrail on the nose is faded and beaten but this SD40-2 still has its stuff as it pulls empty coal train 623 down the main track between CP Linden and CP Bud where it will meet the 536 rolling... (more)
Westbound Near Watsontown With Wild Mustard In Bloom
Approaching CP Wat to head north on the Buffalo Line.
Three blue SD40-2s lead the empty 623 at Schuyler, Pa