With literally hundreds of people scattered about Nicholson the CPR Holiday Train makes a five minute stop atop the viaduct.
Late in the day and towards the end of a major snow storm the NYS&W sent out one locomotive to clear crossings on the Southern Division. Here it is smashing through a snow bank at Old Rudetown Rd.
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train stops momentarily on top of the impressive Tunkhannock Viaduct to please the crowds below.
The WS8 has the 40+ year old GP18 #1800 on one end BDLX 2209 on the other while they rest for a brief moment on the MC tracks.
With NYSW 3016 illuminating the right of way train SU99 goes into dynamic brakes preparing for the decent down Sparta Mountain.
The SU99 blasts through the quaint town of Narrowsburg, NY on a quiet Sunday afternoon.
028 the CPR Holiday Train prepares to leave Steamtown with its brightly lit train.
With the sun setting on the longest day of the year a hazy Iona Island is the stage for Q156 to head southbound in the waning light.
Sand gets pulverized into dust as 26T begins the climb to the summit at CP MO.
U324 slams over the Potomac and out of the tunnel at Harpers Ferry with a train lined to head east.
M9G grabs everyones attention as they grind upgrade with an enthusiastic conductor.
The headlight of NYSW 3010 illuminates the bend at Oak Ridge Rd moments before the train would come blasting past doing track speed in notch 8.
A unit ethanol train tackles the slide as an eastbound double stack train's helpers round the bend at MP 247.
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From high above Chicago in Sears Tower a long distance Amtrak train negotiates the interlockings in the last few hundred yards of its journey.