A matched set of GE power is hauling an eastbound toward Binghamton on a wet summer’s day. The shot is set in a plush green meadow near the banks of the Susquehanna River.
ML 401 rolls by one of the last Semaphore Signals on Conrail's Southern Tier at Smithboro, NY in 1994.
A brace of westbound, Erie Lackawanna F-3's are part of the morning rush, through Smithboro, New York This location offered trains, routed via both Scranton, PA. and Port Jervis, NY. The foregrou... (more)
CP train 39T runs west through the fields of central New York on its way to Buffalo.
The new Century is on the Lehigh Valley Binghampton to Sayre sub at a place where it is 100 or more feet away from Erie Lackawanna Main. Though the track seemed in terrible shape, trains were stil... (more)
For some reason, in 1964 EL crews preferred F unit cabs over Century cabs. The big Alcos were usually on the rear position on multi units.
Finally a meet between two Erie Lackawana Freights.
A Conrail Office Car Special heads east on the former Erie Southern Tier through "Blade Alley."
Solid hookups of F units were common up until 1965 when fleets of U25Bs and GP35s started arriving on the old Erie Lackawanna. I also have my fish that got away story. Earlier on the same day of t... (more)