Fresh Out of Altoona: Freshly painted and recently rebuilt NS SD70ACU #7320 leads westbound NS Train 11J up and around Horseshoe Curve, Pennsylvania. The SD70ACUs were rebuilt from ex-Unio... (more)
Stretched out around the world famous Horseshoe Curve, a pair of NS diesels leads an eastbound ethanol train down the mountain into Altoona.
An eastbound train passes PRR K4 #1361 at Horseshoe Curve. The K4 would be removed from the curve in 1985, restored, and ran a few trips before suffering a main bearing failure. Hopefully the engi... (more)
It was a beautiful fall day at Horseshoe Curve as a westbound Conrail freight made the climb up from Altoona with no less than ten EMDs on the point. I don't recall if all were working, but it app... (more)
NS 21E thunders up and around Horseshoe Curve.
Colorful early Conrail action, as an ex-PRR/PC SD40 teams up with an ex-Erie-Lackawanna SD45 to shove an N-7B caboose and its train toward Gallitzin. The 6324 was built by EMD in February, 1966 a... (more)
Caboose 23512 tags along behind an SD45 helper set, westbound on No. 3 Track. The 23512 is a Conrail Class N-8B, created when the Penn Central modified their ex-New Haven Type NE-5 cabooses. The... (more)
Black Fives 44871 and 45407 head the SRPS's Fort William-Polmont excursion over Horseshoe Viaduct (commonly called Auch Viaduct) on the West Highland Line's famous horseshoe curve, on Saturday 24t... (more)
Brand-new 1977 model-year automobiles head to showroom floors, rounding the Horseshoe Curve on an ex-PRR tri-level auto-rack.
Norfolk Southern SD40E helper, 6317, brings up the rear of this loaded Coal Train as it rolls down grade at the Horseshoe Curve.
The Norfolk and Western heritage unit, GE ES44AC number 8103, leads intermodal/van train 21J uphill around track three at Horseshoe Curve near Altoona, Pennsylvania. Photo by Casey Thomason. For... (more)
Ex-NYC SW7 Dead-in-Tow. A Roger Puta photograph
A Roger Puta photograph.
25V heads west around the Horseshoe Curve, passing onlookers at the park.