The helper on Q277 shoves on the rear of engineer Bobb's train westboud towards Sandpatch grade with 90 Autoracks
The daily Q138 heads east through Connellsville Yard on a warm and sunny winter day.
Q359's pusher goes along for the ride for now until they reach the extreme grades not too far from here to the West as they near Sandpatch.
It's great to stand at the West end of the Mance Curve for an Eastbound as you never know what will pop out from behind the hillside. Once again we find a BNSF leader but in the mix is a new MARC ... (more)
Single stack train Q139 binds up on the curves of the Keystone Sub climbing the East grade of Sandpatch.
A loaded Wheeling and Lake Erie coke train rolls along the Casselman river ready to tackle the grade just outside of Meyersdale.
Its not unusual to see BNSF leader on Q368 but to see a MARC unit 3rd out was a bonus on todays Q368-26
On a sunny but frigid morning, E834 struggles over the Sand Patch mountain.
A pair of slug sets lead CSX westbound train Q353 past the old B&O signals at Broadford, just west of Connellsville.
Running east along the Youghiogheny River, train Q358 pulls thru Connellsville behind an interesting mix of ex-Conrail and leased power.
Westbound freight Q381 passes under the Boston Bridge in Versailles.