An empty NS coal train bound to be loaded at the Rosebud Mine 78 east of Windber, drops down grade towards Paint. The train came out of South Fork, PA, with manned power on both ends. This branch ... (more)
An empty NS coal train begins to load coal at the Rosebud Mine 78 east of Windber. The train came out of South Fork, PA, with manned power on both ends. The train is splits into 2 chunks to load t... (more)
C48 drifts downgrade to South Fork with 5 SD80MACs from the engine house at Cresson.
Canon EOS 60D
A pair of SD80MAC's grind up the small grade under the Pennsy signals at CP CANNON with empty coal hoppers in tow.
A pair of former Conrail SD80MACs take coal empties west through Mexico, MP 148 on NS's Pittsburgh Line with the scenic Tuscarora Mountain in the background.
A pair of SD80MAC pushers shove a coal drag up the West Slope at Cassandra.
Two SD80macs shove hard on the tail end of C48 as they head back to South Fork seen from the Krayn road bridge
Two SD80macs shove hard on the tail end of C48 as they head back to South Fork
NS 593 lead by two Horsehead SD80macs rolls through MP 246 between Gallitizin and MG.
Three 80MACS haul empty hoppers towards the setting sun!
containers and 80MACs roll under the 318 signals
Norfolk Southern SD80MAC 7211 poses at the Conrail Days event held at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania. The event was sponsored by the CRHS.
The photographer could not help but to be reminded of Green Day's Boulevard of Broken Dreams as NS 7211 rolls under its own power towards the JLS after bringing 36A down off the hill. After... (more)
NS 7211 leads 36A around Horseshoe Curve for what I would guess is the last time in blue paint. 7211 was cutoff at Alto and ran under her own power to the Shops where it would have some work done.... (more)
SD80MAC #7211 pulls forward to clear a switch during some switching prior to leaving South Fork.