Conrail 6831 blasts out of the now closed Gallitzin Tunnel in a cloud of diesel smoke with a coal train in June of 1992.
Both tunnels are still in use as CR 6369 leads a westbound freight thru town in June of 1992.
A westbound Conrail freight exits the tunnel at Gallitzin in 1989. Today, this bore is enlarged and double tracked to handle double stacks.
Conrail used ex-Erie Lackawanna SD45-2s with extra large fuel tanks in pusher service on both the east and west slopes of the Alleghenies. Here, two of the big units are shoving a westbound into t... (more)
A pair of manned helpers assist a loaded coal train down "The Slide" at Gallitzin during a wintry dawn.
With 262 stopped on track 2 pump up the air 23Z heads west into the beautiful sunset on track 3.
The weather outside is frightful but the business of railroading goes on as head end helpers keep 567 moving west through the snow.
It's winter time at the top o' the mountain as a pair of SD40E give 21Q some assistance west.
With snow and strong winds at the top 20Q slowly pulls east through Gallitzin
Coal business must be good in Pennsylvania. Another empty hopper train is rolling west.
Amtrak 07T slowly heads west on 3 track through Gallitizin following 593 ahead
Coal glistens in the late day light as it continues on it's eastbound trip through Gallitzin.
A NS High and Wide extra climbs uphill towards the summit on Monday, May 7, 2007.