As a snow squall moves through East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Union Railroad Job 95A crew brings scrap loads an slab empties across the Turtle Creek bridge with a trio of MP15's. The crew will... (more)
A quartet of Union Railroad MP15's roll over the viaduct in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as they bring a train of loaded ore cars south. These cars are picked up from the interchange with CN's Be... (more)
It's a cool and crisp fall morning in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as steam billows from the slag dump at the US Steel Edgar Thompson Works. SW1500 ET7 is hard at work as it pulls a cut of coke e... (more)
We set our clocks "forward" that morning, did you? Webb Rail's former New York Central Railroad Budd built Pullman obs/diner/sleeper "Babbling Brook" (WEBX 800007) held the markers on Amtra... (more)
The Pennsylvanian Anniversary Unit. On Sunday, May 22, 2022, AMTK 46 (P42DC, 50th Anniversary) led Amtrak Train 42 (Pennsylvanian), seen passing under the George Westinghouse Bridge and Eas... (more)
A five-pack of Union Railroad MP15's ease downgrade with a loaded ore train from the CN interchange in North Bessemer. The train passes under the George Westinghouse Bridge and over the NS mainlin... (more)
With the setting sun casting golden rays through the clouds, the Union Railroad's Job 9 climbs out of the USS Edgar Thomson Plant, with the three MP15's working hard to pull a long train of empty ... (more)
URR 33 slowly making its way towards Edgar Thomson works, just a mile or two ahead, with loaded ore from the B&LE, passing the former headquarters/office in East Pittsburgh, PA.
An NS coal drag wraps around turtle crick
A real treat graces the railfan community on the last day of May as the UP Office Car Special making a special run to West Point Academy for the US Marine Corps graduation.
Union meet Union Pacific
The blast furnaces at US Steel's Edgar Thomson Works are always hungry. Running around the clock they survive on a steady diet of iron ore, and the Union has another load of ore to feed the beasts... (more)