In a somewhat unusual occurrence, the B&P's Erie job tied down for the day in Erie at the transload yard along the Bayfront Connector. An ex-Conrail GP38-2 is at the head of the train as it waits ... (more)
Slowing DownThe B&P's coal haul leaves downtown and heads towards the IUP campus. At this point, the train has slowed down as there's only a couple more miles left on the journey.
Four Rode TogetherA four unit EMD lashup, with its loads of coal stretched clean out of the borough limits, rides into the Philadelphia Street crossing in downtown Indiana, Pennsylv... (more)
It's a Wonderful Town...The Buffalo & Pittsburgh's unit coal train trundles past the former B&O freight station in downtown Indiana, PA. Indiana, like many small towns in west-centr... (more)
Ernest WorkAbout a mile and a half from Creekside, the railroad veers away from PA 110 just southeast of Ernest, PA. From here, the railroad follows a back road into Indiana, PA. Th... (more)
Welcome to CreeksideThe Buffalo & Pittsburgh (a G&W subsidiary) drags a non-interchange unit coal train through Creekside, PA. I'm not entirely sure, but I believe this train is loa... (more)
Bring it On HomeThe Buffalo & Pittsburgh operates a trunk-and-branch railroad mostly made up of former Baltimore & Ohio (Buffalo, Rochester, & Pittsburgh) track. While the trackage ... (more)
A BPRR HC1 brings its loaded coal train into its destination at the Homer City power plant. Locomotives:BPRR 3333 SD40-3BPRR 458 SD45-2WCOR 6072 SD40-3BPRR 3345 SD40-3
A Homer City bound coal train crosses over Crooked Creek on the Buffalo & Pittsburgh. Locomotives:BPRR 3333 SD40-3BPRR 458 SD45-2WCOR 6072 SD40-3BPRR 3345 SD40-3
The once busy Northern Subdivision of the B&P was slowing down after the shut down of a major customer on the line.
BPRR SIRI heads south out of Bradford with a consist of variety.
After running around their train, HC1 shoves the cut of cars towards the lead to the power plant in the last rays of light. Locomotives:BPRR 3345 SD40-3WCOR 6072 SD40-3BPRR 458... (more)
BPRR 457, an ex SP unit, leads the BPRR Southbound train through Carrollton.
BPRR 3333 South at Carrollton on a sunny morning.
BPRR SIRI notches up in Mt Jewett after a brief stop at CP 4.