Just before the sun rises, 21G ducks under the Pennsy Position Lights at Leetsdale, PA on Norfolk Southern's Ft. Wayne Line on a very chilly January morning. The inbound crew is about done for th... (more)
Buffalo and Pittsburgh empties swing off CSX's Pittsburgh Sub and start the journey down the Mon Sub. Eventually they'll cross the Monongahela River with a Norfolk Southern crew taxied to Newell ... (more)
I don't have really much to say about the abolishment of Triple Crown service, except it's just sad. Very cool train to see and photograph, disappointed to see the end of the Roadrailer trains. I ... (more)
16N heads east on the Conemaugh Line through a very popular railfanning spot throughout the year but especially in the fall, West Park, or "The Trench". The late turning leaves of the Gi... (more)
After shoving Q353 and K522 up and over the hill from Cumberland, the two helper sets combine to head back east towards The Queen City to shove another freight over Sand Patch Grade, as seen from ... (more)
K552 crawls up Sand Patch Grade, splitting the hills and mountains of Pennsylvania, the SD50 trying to keep the loaded steel slab train moving West along CSX's Keystone Sub as seen from the Foley ... (more)
Big power in the form of 2 matched YN2 AC6000's try to hold Q358 back descending on the eastern side of Sand Patch Grade amidst great fall color at Mance, PA.
A fading era in fading light. 10A heads east along the Conemaugh Light on a late May evening in 2011.
Breaking the silence of rustling leaves and a rushing Wills Creek (Just beyond the other side of the tracks), E759 although empty, grinds up Sand Patch Grade with a YN2 duo pulling hoppers past on... (more)
777 heads west across the Rockville Bridge with NS 1168/ NS 1161 on the first of June, 2015.
04T races east under the signals at PT 218 just east of Tyrone, PA.
In quickly fading autumn light, the westbound Capitol Limited pops out of the tunnel at Harpers Ferry, about to make its station stop.
A somewhat recently acquired UP SD9043MAC, now NS 7296, leads 22K across Drawbridge across the flats of Cleveland.
An eastbound waits for a signal at Deshler against a stunning Ohio sunset.
Good friend and contributor John Puda tries his luck at hooking the big one as Q272 breaks the silence of darkness, heading north on the Toledo Sub taking the connection to head west on the Willar... (more)