ETRY 212 leading its train westbound toward Johnson City in this May 1987 scene. This portion of the railroad is currently inactive and is the subject of a proposed rails to trails project debate.
East Tennessee Railway RS32 211 works a plant at
This October 1985 scene captures ETRY RS-32 #212 leading its train back toward Johnson City after working local industries in Elizabethton.
LL-1 pulls into Steamtown Yard off the Laurel Line (and past The Mall at Steamtown). The train has covered hoppers from plastics company, Poly-Hi. I'd shot former Tishomingo Railroad RS32 #211 a d... (more)
ETWNC 211 working in Elizabethton, TN. This locomotive is a former Southern Pacific engine which now works on the Deleware and Lackawana in Pennsylvania.
Monday run of PT98 passes NYGL's Erie 833 which has a CPRS crew aboard for the run to Binghamton.
Monday run of the "Portland Turn" throttles up after idling over the cold weekend. "Steamtown" indeed!!
Monday run of the "Portland Turn" is seen westbound to Scranton. 2035 has since left the D-L for other GVT adventures.
CNW 4242 waits its next assignment
After chasing the GB&W 312 to the yard, I run across this guy kicking cars on the east end of the yard. Between the GB&W C424 throttling up after getting the switch and this yard job kicking cars... (more)
Train PT98 poses next to the former DL&W Tobyhanna station.
Light engines head West past the old freight depot at Albion.
DL 211 passes the abandoned hulk of DL&W's Mattes Street Tower on the way out of Scranton after getting his Form D to Gravel Place
In those days it seemed like L&N changed the Corbin Division switchers every year and we didn't figure this would be here long so we just sad for a couple of hours and drank in the sound, burble b... (more)
SPG-2 pauses in Tobyhanna to drill Keystone.