SWP1 pauses at O&B Junction, awaiting the attention of CSX BA Dispatcher. In the meantime, a dump truck full of 2A Modified delivers the stone to a construction project along the SWP's FM&P Sub. ... (more)
After completing work at NS's Island Avenue Yard, the AVR Island Avenue turn throttles up heading back east to the CSX connection back to Glenwood.
KC32 making it's way to Island Avenue on a Sunday for NS interchange.
The morning local out of Glenwood yard putters down the main with cars for Eighty Four and Washington PA.
AVR-2 crew works Dailys Juice Products on a rare daylight move so the employees can be home for the Superbowl
AVR-2 crew is working a rare daylight shift is approaching Industrial Terminal's storage warehouses to do some switching
Maroon goes well with snow...
The Island Avenue turn smokes out of Schenley Tunnel on a humid, miserable Sunday afternoon.
A nice sunny morning finds most of the AVR power laying over in the yard.
AVR-2 heads south into Etna on the leased P&W Sub.
AVR-2 heads south along PA Route 8 with a bunch of tank cars in tow.
The engineer of the AVR-2 appears to "eyeball" the competition in the Strip District of Pittsburgh. Formerly a large warehouse area associated with the PRR, there is still a sizable amount of pro... (more)
AVR working Island Avenue
The recession hasn't seem to effect the AVR. The Sunday sections of AVR 1 (AVR Glenwood Yard to NS Island Avenue Yard) features three engines and a massive 49 car train.