Amtrak 513 leads the Eastbound 04T Pennsylvanian at the PRR signal's in Portage,Pa.
A pair of helpers roar in Notch 8 as they assist in shoving heavy mixed freight 14G east up the West Slope. They are seen here splitting the signals at PT 258 in Portage.
Hot van train 21J is surrounded by PPL's while accelerating westbound through Portage, PA.
NS 7201 and 3 other units shove on the rear of a loaded coal drag as they pass through the former PRR signals at Portage, PA.
A former Conrail unit splits the former PRR signals at Portage, PA. The second unit is NS 6900, a SD60E, and the breaks on the rear trucks have locked up.
Coal loads fresh out of the Ben's Creek Secondary heads east towards Altoona under a clear skys and under the PRR color position light signals mounted on the Jamestown RD. bridge just to east of P... (more)
Three Mac's shove hard on the tail end of C90 making its way out of the Sonman load out with a 100 loads of black diamonds.
The last time I photographed this unit, it was still wearing Conrail paint back in 2005!
6320 pushing extremely hard on the rear of 508 through the 258 signals.
A pair of SD40-2's shove hard on the rear of eastbound coal drag UBT-440 (right) while westbound MAIL-9 (left), led by SD40-2 6440, cruises past at MP 257. View is from the Jamestown Road bridge.
Splitting the signals at Portage.
All 8 engines on this loaded coal train can be seen in this view, in the background the head 4 engines roll under the Cassandra over look bridge as 4 more SD40E's bring up the rear of the train.
Two SD40E's are on the tail end of a heavy westbound framed by a old PRR CPL.