A westbound PPLX hopper train treats us with a trio of blue SD60Is gliding down track three past the classic position light signals at Portage, Pa.
NS C90 works upgrade during the start of a heavy snowfall on February 6, 2010 with empties for the loadout at Sonman, PA.
The skies are turning grey on this October day as we see an eastbound manifest fly under the unique overpass with Pennsy position lights attached to them.
One of no fewer than five eastbound trailer trains with in an hour lights the lamps at milepost 258.8 on 'The Broadway'.
Seemingly oblivious to the uphill grade, 20W makes good time ascending the West Slope at Portage. Track in the foreground is an old alignment of the main and is still used to access a nearby coal... (more)
Dashing through the snow...
'Fog Lights'. A parade of eastbounds on tracks 1 and 2 this evening have kept these approach lit sentinels aglow for their portrait.
A pair of ex-Conrail SD40-2's shove an eastbound stack train during an intense snow squall.
A pair of SD70M-2 pull an intermodal train up grade at Portage.
A day after close to a foot of snow was dumped through the region, the western leg of the branch to the Sonman Coal Tipple is covered with snow. It would be hidden if it wasn't for the blowing an... (more)
As the last rays of sunlight gleam this WB mty hopper train is headed for the South Fork Secondary.
WB racks split the signals at mp 258.8 as a thunderhead move east.
10A's helper shoves hard through Portage splitting the PRR position lights that still stand proud at 258.9 soaking up the last of the evening rays on this longest day of the year.
NS 36A with John Deere tractors as far as the eye can see. This train had a helper set on both ends to assist with the loads of tractors and Caterpillar equipment.
A brief lake-effect snow squal makes for interesting light conditions as a westbound train passes through the outskirts of Portage, PA.