A westbound helper set approaches the PRR era PT261 signal bridge just after midnight.
20A stalled coming up the West Slope due to an engine failure which then bunched up the east bounds. A helper set was sent to rescue the distressed train. Once together they continued east and her... (more)
The PRR Position Light Signals at Lilly, PA overnight in October, 2017 as the light from an approaching eastbound pierces through the night air and the stars slowly fade.
Of note is the contrapti... (more)
The signals at Dickerson, MD in the early morning hours in September, 2017 taken from the MARC Station as on oncming eastbound approaches.
An eastbound manifest turns the corner around the curve on the PRR mainline through Mapleton, PA as it turns out, an empty hopper train enters the westbound block at Jacks and activates the 193W s... (more)
One of my first shots using a DSLR camera. A westbound empty hopper train (E819) approaches the now gone B&O CPL Bridge at Grasshopper just west of Hancock in April, 2011. I remember standing on t... (more)
A loaded coal train destined for the port of Baltimore passes under this classic Pennsylvania Railroad signal bridge at Summerhill, PA just after midnight on February 20, 2017.
Twenty-Seven and a half minutes elapse in this collection of four shots layered together as the Pennsy signal bridge at AR (Allegheny Range) stands tall against the backdrop of the swirling night ... (more)
A Winchester bound grain train from Brunswick, MD and the Midwest passes the last of the remaining B&O Color Position Light signals in the Eastern Panhandle of WV.
The former Baltimore and Ohio Valley Line, from Harpers Ferry to Strasburg passes along the floor of the Shenandoah. In Charles Town the line crosses the former Norfolk and Western at grade and is... (more)
The Sun's last rays of light shine on the Ridge Road crossing gate protecting the CSX Cumberland Sub as Norfolk Southern empty hopper train 777 heads north passing over the ex B&O mainline below.
The Sun begins to rise over the mountains and ridges surrounding Lithia, VA and these Norfolk and Western CPL signals at Ellis Run.
Guarding the north end of the siding are these venerable N&W CPL signals in Buena Vista, VA on the Roanoke District.
A Pennsylvania Railroad style Position Light Signal mast in Newport, PA on the former Middle Division is silhouetted by the night sky and Moon.
The PRR Position Light signals light up along the straightaway at Mill Creek, PA on the former Middle Division