A quartet of GP's lead a late running Buffalo & Pittsburgh BT3 as it heads north through Chicora, Pennsylvania and crosses the trestle over PA-68 and Buffalo Creek. The train is heading towards th... (more)
The Buffalo & Pittsburgh's Butler yard job shoves a long string of tank cars north, passing through the railroad's shop complex in Butler, Pennsylvania.
Coke loads await a B&P crew at "Texters" at Evans City, PA.
Not much action on a Sunday for my first visit to B&P's Butler Yard but a variety of neat subjects to look at. I enjoyed all the color, especially for a guy who is use to black and white engines w... (more)
BT-3 wanders across the old B&O trestle in Chicora on the way back to Butler with six cars.
The Real McCoy! The remaining 2 original Bessemer and Lake Erie units left on regular freight service bring 2 scrap cars and 21 pipe flats back North to interchange with the B&P (Buffalo & Pittsbu... (more)
The Bessemer local heads south through Butler with a four car train behind SD38AC 867 and SD40-3 905.
Bessemer and Lake Erie Number 905 shoves the rear of the AK Turn through Butler PA.
Bessemer and Lake Erie Number 867 brings the AK Turn into Butler PA.
The Bessemer & Lake Erie’s branch from Queen Junction to Kaylor was the last remaining portion of the Western Allegheny Railroad. With track that could not handle six-axle locomotives, the branc... (more)
One of Armco Steel's SW 1001's switches the plant in Butler, PA, along the B&LE main line.
On a warm afternoon in March a nice group of units make up a colorful scene with probably at lease a dozen or so different railroad represented.