"One Goes Up, One Goes Down". NS 23Z climes the East Slope of the Allegheny Mountains with NS 4002 leading the charge. At the same time, NS 38Q glides down the adjacent with an all EMD... (more)
With helper sets on both the rear and front of the train, NS 17G climes the steep grade over the Alleghenies Mountains.
Eastbound down, Westbound up, NS 25Z Meets 38Q around Horseshoe Curve Friday afternoon, 25Z has NS 4002 (AC44C6M) leading supporting the cool looking paint scheme.
In progress SD70ACU rebuild, NS 7269, sits among other in-progress units at NS's Juniata Shops
Spending the afternoon at Horseshoe Curve, NS 17G is grinding up hill with a helper set on the front and also on the rear to help get this freight over the hill.
The Juanita Shops is an original Pennsylvania Railroad Facility. The original Altoona shops were built in 1850 with the first locomotive repairs occurring in December of 1852. The Juniata Shops we... (more)
The NS Safety train is on a layover in Altoona before it proceeds West to Cresson for a weekend class.
NS 8731, one of Nine Tired old war wagons heading west out of Altoona in one of these so called "funeral" trains.
Nine tired NS war wagons head west for what will be their last trip out of Altoona. These units have been sold to Larry's Truck & Electric in Ohio and maybe someday, some of them will get a second... (more)
Racing up the MountainNS 8114, in charge of 67T and with a fresh crew, started its run up the mountain only to be blind-sided by 21M on the approach to WORKS. The two trains would d... (more)
There’s quite a variety of power to be seen in this 1992 view of the area outside of Conrail’s Juniata shops. Beside the front-and-center E8’s used on Office Car Specials, the Conrail model list i... (more)
Westbound helpers head into Horseshoe curve.
A welded rail train meets an intermodal train as it passes the Horseshoe Curve near Altoona, PA.
A pair of SD40E helpers bring up the rear of a westbound stack train.