UP 7692 brings up the rear of NS 10K, as the sun begins to set over Cresson, PA on a warm June evening.
An RJ Corman loaded grain train prepares to depart Cresson while an NS helper set drifts east.
Norfolk Southern mixed freight train glides down the slope past The Station Inn. A large collection of railroad-themed license plates from over a dozen states, as well as European plates are displ... (more)
NS 20X with some foreign power gets back up to track speed after receiving a clear at CP MO. BNSF 8011, and BNSF Warbonnet number 746 were the visitors on this train.
A Norfolk Southern intermodal bypasses The Station Inn.
150th Photo Accepted Here...An RJ Corman loaded grain train prepares to depart Cresson after being interchanged from NS.
During the golden hour, westbound NS intermodal train 261 rolls through the Cresson interlocking with UP 7181 trailing, but what's that pink well car? The first freight car in the consist is TTX's... (more)
A trio of retired NS C40-8s await their turn at the scrapper.
After 12G derailed at the CP MO interlocking in Cresson, PA, crews worked for hours to clean up the mess. Here, nearly 8 hours later, the first eb train, a helper set gets a clear s... (more)
Mail-9 passes MP 251.
Never a dual moment in Cresson PA! A pair of Norfolk Southern trains meet while passing the Station Inn, a historic and popular railfan destination for those visiting the area.
The Golden Days:
NS 25Zs rear SD40E pushers help shove the heavy train toward Pittsburgh as it furthers west on the west slope. Just 10 years later and these 40Es have been retired from helper se... (more)
Sitting in the Cresson helper pit.
A set of SD70ACU helpers assist in breaking as a double stack train with international containers heads downgrade through Cresson in the last light of the afternoon.
Pullman, EBCX 2022 brings up the rear of a short train of High and Wide loads as well as Load Prone to Shift freight through Cresson. This train is headed for the NS Altoona yard via "The Slide".