An ACe duo leads empty hoppers out of Rose Yard destined for the coal mines of Southwestern Pa.
A helper set, with a bag of ice on its nose, passes Alto Tower in Altoona, PA.
The Illinois Terminal Heritage unit lead NS train 20K past the closed Alto Tower.
Helpers shove this heavy manifests through the Altoona vicinity on a clear, sunny morning
NS 21J passes through CP Altoona with 6708 leading a ES44DC and SD90MAC for power!
An EMD-Alco-GE trio leads this 4-unit lashup eastbound, descending the 1.8% grade on the 4-track main line just west of MP 242. The 2349 was built for the PRR in February, 1965.
NS 64R passes through CP Altoona with the Penn Central Heritage Unit leading the Illinois Terminal Heritage unit. This train had a DPU unit at the back as well!
Eastbound oil train 66W passes the derailment site of 12G in downtown Altoona. Around 2:30AM 12G derailed approximately 6 loaded grain hoppers while proceeding east on "MAIN 9" into Rose... (more)
Amid peak Fall color, two NS intermodal trains meet on Horseshoe Curve at Altoona, PA. Most of the trees in western Pennsylvania have already lost their leaves, however the trees at Horseshoe Curv... (more)
Juniata Terminal's Pennsylvania Railroad 5711 is in the quintessential PRR city -- Altoona, Pa. -- during a fall foliage event. The locomotives are running around their train in preparation to mak... (more)
After making a stop in Altoona for a crew change, Westbound empty tanker train 67Z climbs the West leg of Horseshoe Curve shortly after sunrise on a beautiful Fall morning in Central Pennsylvania.
Westbound intermodal 23Z meets eastbound 20R at the Brickyard, just west of Altoona.
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Ex-Erie-Lackawanna No. 3604, built in June, 1967, is shown in helper service, westbound.
After helping shove Eastbound mixed freight 10G over the West Slope of the Allegheny Mountains in Central Pennsylvania, a pair of EMD SD40E helps assist with braking as the long train eases downgr... (more)