Pittsburgh & Lake Erie acquired four ex-Rock Island GP38-2's nos.4352-4355 . P&LE 2057 is still in The Rock's paint scheme at Youngstown, Ohio in May 1982.
The local passes through the signals at Center Street, only to stop just beyond, uncouple and run around it's train and reverse direction. This is done in order to place the loads of pipe in posit... (more)
Western competitors wait for the torch out east.
A pair of light engines head east through Yanda Interlocking towards the New Castle Yard.
With a foreign visitor to NE Ohio in the lead, the crew of the eastbound K630 gets a friendly wave from the conductor of the K325 at Yanda Interlocking. This location is named for the former Young... (more)
A trio of PLE SW1500s tip toes through less than stellar yard trackage towards a Conrail freight waiting its turn. The units have just crossed the B&O main tracks as onlookers wait to see a Chessi... (more)
An Ohio Central local crosses the NS/CSX diamond as it makes its way into the NS yard in Youngstown to switch cars with the Y&S.
NKP #765 returns to Youngstown, OH. after the public excursion to Ashtubula, OH. and back.
765 leads the final excursion of the weekend back into town with engineer Zach Hall at the throttle. A rainstorm had just cleared giving way to warm lighting as the train rounded the curve.
After turning on the wye in Hubbard to prepare for the next morning's Ashtabula Special, NKP 765 backs across the CSX diamond at Center Street, bound for the NS Haselton Yard as the sun sets.
After unloading passengers at the Covelli Centre, 765 is working hard to bring the train around the curve off the Lordstown Secondary, back onto the Youngstown Line at Himrod Junction. Soon the t... (more)
NS 958 rolls into downtown Youngstown,Oh on sunday july 26th with the public passenger excursion from Ashtabula