When Modern Is Better. One bay of the roundhouse has been upgraded with a concrete floor and greater electrical amenities. (In first person voice, I will say if you have a complaint about t... (more)
Leafless, but.... While it's sadly the season that the leaves have fallen off the trees, it makes the full picture of the progress at the East Broad Top easier to appreciate.
An authoriz... (more)
Pitted. The scene in the roundhouse shows #16 bracketed by 12 and 17. The engine has been disassembled in preparation for its rebuild and return to service.
An authorized visit to the E... (more)
Constantly Changing Complex. The scene at Norfolk Southern Corp's Altoona Shops has been dynamic throughout its history. The view on Thursday, November 19, 2020 shows a variety of of motive... (more)
Hunting Altoona Fish In The Wild On A Grey Day. Norfolk Southern Corp SD40Es 6348 (née-CR 6724, SD50, 12/1983) and 6349 (née-CR 6702, SD50, 11/1983) have spent a significant portion of thei... (more)
We're All About The 50s. A pair of Chevrolet automobiles posed in the foreground of the Cheyney Station on the West Chester Railroad during a photo special on Saturday, November 14, 2020. T... (more)
Working In The Colors. West Chester Railroad 6499 (née B&O, EMD GP9) poses in front of the former SEPTA Cheney station on Saturday, November 14, 2020 during a photo special. The building cu... (more)
The Blue Hour Crew. On the evening of Saturday, Novmeber 14, 2020, a pair of crew members pose in front of MLW C424 4230 (née CP). This engine was recently repainted by the West Chester Rai... (more)
Empties West. Norfolk Southern 93M was one of the last westbound moves in daylight over the Rockville Bridge from Harrisburg to Marysville, Pennsylvania on the late afternoon of Monday, Nov... (more)
Fast Freight Redux. The very recently completed Reading & Northern 5019 (EMD SD50-2) sits outside the Steam Shop in Port Clinton, Pennsylvania on November 14, 2020. A variation on the desig... (more)
Camouflage Heritage. New Haven Railroad Heritage tribute P32AC-DM 229 leads MTA Metro-North Train 8841 up the Hudson Line on the evening of November 13, 2020. The colors make a nice complem... (more)
A Different Kind Of Homecoming. On August 29, 2018, Webb Rail's former New York Central Railroad Budd built Pullman obs/diner/sleeper "Babbling Brook" (WEBX 800007) held the marke... (more)
The Full Foliage. An unusual six car Amtrak 233 (P32AC-DM 707, Phase III leading) passes CP12 and is about to pass the Riverdale Station in the Bronx, New York on Wednesday, November 11, 20... (more)
Back To Back From Up Top. NJ Transit EMD F40PH-2CATs 4119 and 4120 have been catching the interest of area railfans by making revenue runs this week. On Wednesday, November 11, 2020, they ... (more)
Marfa, Texas, the Capital of Quirkiness.
The Amtrak Sunset Limited (Train 1) passes the former Godbold Feed & Supply Warehouse in Marfa, Texas on Sunday, July 19, 2020 with Webb Rail's f... (more)