One last "Dress Blue." In February 2013, NS SD50 5406 (ex-Conrail 6712) was one of the final four Conrail-painted engines that remained on the active NS roster. I was lucky enough to be in ... (more)
Empty grain train waits at the west end of Cresson siding for a crew to board and take it west. The Central of Georgia heritage unit sits third in the consist.
A westbound merchandise train led by SD40 6355 and GP40 3270 crosses from track 3 to track four at MO Tower in Cresson, PA.
An NS stack train heads west through Cresson, starting down the west slope.
A quartet of Altoona built SD40E's assist an eastbound freight over West Slope, passing the Route 53 bridge east of Cresson.
Westbound with fall colors ablaze.
October 7 · Edited
In gorgeous afternoon light and colors well on their way to peak, No. 1074 leads westbound 65T through a nice scene situated between Gallitzin and Cresson, a... (more)
Westbound with empty oil train , in late evening , with last of sun on engine soon to set.
Eastbound intermodal 26T passes under the Route 53 bridge at MP 249 as it is within a mile of cresting the summit.
Canon EOS 60D
A newly rebuilt NS SD60E sits waiting for a new crew with a welded rail train near the New Portage Secondary cut-off.
NS 64R with the Cannonball
20T is following behind Amtrak 43 as it makes its run up the mountain with one of the Altoona's creations leading.
A set of helpers shove an oil train up the West Slope.
NS ES44AC No. 8101 leads intermodal train 23Z downgrade near Cresson, PA on Aug. 4, 2013.