Naked and UnafraidBessemer & Lake Erie Texas type #643 has had a rocky history over the past couple decades. Restored to operating condition in the mid/late 1980s, it was all dresse... (more)
P&OC’s Neville Island job is on its way to the island behind a lone SW. The train is using a short stretch of trackage rights on CSX in order to reach home rails in the middle of the Ohio River.
The Pittsburgh & Lake Erie’s influence over the Pittsburgh, Chartiers & Youghiogheny Railway evident in the PC&Y’s rolling stock. Rebranded black P&LE SW9’s pulled trains that were trailed by ex-P... (more)
The Pittsburgh, Chartiers & Youghiogheny Railway was a local short line with a name almost longer than its route. Based in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania, the road was controlled by the Pittsburgh & L... (more)
Escanaba & Lake Superior was another of the many short lines that tried to cash in on the short-lived per diem box car market. Here one of their cars rolls through McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania.
After getting tips about this 10 unit consist on a rack job I quickly though of a location where I could get all 10 units in one shot, McKees Rocks popped into my head so I hurried down there just... (more)
A set of Pittsburgh and Lake Erie power rolls toward the engine house in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania. The P&LE U28B’s were early production, with the U25B carbody.
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie passenger GP7 1500 rolls south from McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania. The brakeman on the front platform doesn’t appear to be in a passenger uniform.
UP 7839 leads train V088-08 west through McKees Rocks in late afternoon sunshine.
Dust is in the air as a Pittsburgh and Lake Erie ballast cleaner works its way north approaching McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania.
Bessemer & Lake Erie 643 is stored outdoors in the Pittsburgh suburb of McKees Rocks. This 2-10-4 was fully restored in 1988 but was only test-fired, not operated in excursion service as intended... (more)
Q135 runs through McKees Rocks on a sunny May afternoon.