The helpers on 23Z head west down the Slope towards Portage at Jamestown Road.
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An empty coal train drifts down grade as they past classic Pennsy signals located at Portage. This train is running from Hyco Lake, NC, back to the mine at Shire Oaks, PA.
If you look closely, you will notice that the lead locomotive has a makeshift number board.
The days of the PRR Position Light Signals are numbered. Here in probably its last winter, helper set pushes its ethanol train over the mountain past the vintage mast signals.
NS C42 sits outside of Sonman Mine waiting to go on the mainline.
8099 passes PRR signals near Portage.
An NS SD70M-2 passes the signals at Portage.
A faithful sentry. Old PRR signals lights from Union Switch and Signal continue in service on the Jamestown Road overpass as an eastbound RoadRailer heads towards Cresson and point east.
Two sets of helpers head west past the signal at Portage towards their next assignment on the West Slope.
The eastbound PRR Position Light Signals mounted on the Jamestown Road bridge near Cassandra, PA.
NS 2759 leads a consist of helpers down the West Slope at Portage, Pennsylvania.
NS 6308 leads a westbound autorack train down the West Slope at Portage, Pennsylvania.
There is a fair amount of Pennsy signals left on the NS mainline over the Allegheny Mountains between Pittsburgh and Altoona. Here a westbound coast downhill pass a set at Portage.