A single unit hustles TOFC west towards Chicago.
Empties head west onto the Mountain Sub.
Ugly nose leading Mountain Sub coal into Cumberland.
Gliding across the Glades (a high plateau known for extreme weather) approaching the MD state line.
Colors everywhere brighten up a cloudy afternoon.
A ballast train heads east with a slug/mother pair at Braddock.
Empty coal from Portland, PA with an interesting lashup in autumn fog.
Cicero-Croxton intermodal 20G heads east approaching the signals at milepost 328.
Located along CSX Mon Subdivision south of McKeesport. Taken from the Glassport-Clairton bridge.
Mon-Valley Transportation NW2 (4/47, 4798), ex-USS/Maple Creek Mine #561, exx-Union Railroad #561,... (more)
Maple Mac 4719 leads Quality 137 west on #1 at the east end of the ex-B&O territory. Train will cross the Youghiogheny River onto the P&LE in another mile.
Located along CSX Mon Subdivision south of McKeesport.
Mon-Valley Transportation SW7 (11/50, 13019), ex-Glassport Transportation, Inc., exx-Youngstown & Southern #70, nee-Montour #70
Ditcher train D060 is on the little siding known as "MK Yard". Train will head east on #1 track towards Shaner to repair Hurricane Ivan-related drainage problems near Shaner.
NS 951 passes by Westinghouse Park in Homewood with a bit of autumn color starting to show at left.
Q383 passes the train order board at MK Tower in the last rays of sweet light. Trains used to require permission past MK Tower to enter the P&LE; today CSX AS dispatcher gives westward trains