These three SD40-2s, CR 6407, 6408, & 6406, were built August, 1977. It appears this is their maiden trip east from builder EMD at LaGrange, Ill., as they descend the grade at Slope on the Pittsbu... (more)
The Sunday edition of Conrail train TV-9 usually ran across Massachusetts with extra locomotives to balance power between Boston and Selkirk. Here a six-unit set of six-axle GEs led by C32-8 6616 ... (more)
A trio of Conrail C30-7As roll west through Wellesley, MA, on the former Boston & Albany with piggybacker TV-9 out of Boston's Beacon Park Yard. This was once four-track territory.
The drip strip over the cab window and the AAR trucks indicate that this Conrail C430 is of Reading lineage, as opposed to the former New York Central units, which had Alco’s Hi-Ad trucks. Conrail... (more)
Conrail SECS-9 rolls through CP 5 just before sunset behind a pair of SD80MACs.
Should read Enon Valley, Pennsylvania.
Conrail C32-8 6619 leads rail train RAI-101 long hood forward. The train is holding the main at West Haverstraw, NY on the River Line. This unit would later be painted in Conrail's gray and blac... (more)
Up the Ramp
A clean set of Conrail GP10’s are running up the ramp between the westbound departure yard and the eastbound arrival yard at Enola, Pennsylvania.
NS C47 rolls empties along the South Fork Secondary on a gorgeous fall day.
A trio of then-new Conrail C32-8s head up Boston-bound piggyback train TV-6 on a late fall morning in Natick, MA. The former Boston & Albany line was the regular home for these distinctive humpbac... (more)
One of Conrail's ten GE C32-8s and a pair of C30-7As team up on the point of piggyback train TV-9 out of Beacon Park Yard in Boston as it swings through Weston, MA, on the former Boston & Albany.
Northbound coal loads traverse the ex-MGA's Manor Branch at approximately M 2.0.
Freshly painted CR 2038, formerly MGA 2308, and CR 2031, still in MGA livery, are the pushers on CR 6435 North at West Brownsville. Remnants of West Brownsville's industrial heritage, Sam Thomas D... (more)
An eastbound mixed freight pulls through Roddy's Sag between Philson and Glencoe, Pa.
TV-2M negotiates the tight confines of the Conemaugh River gorge approaching Bolivar, Pa.