Cheating the Executioner
By the time that this photo was taken in May, 1979, Conrail’s big Alco’s were making their last stand in Ohio ore service. They would soon be cut up, b... (more)
Conrail train ALSR (Allentown, PA – Southern Railway) departs Allentown on a beautiful March day. The cranes in the background are part of a project to eliminate the Basin Street crossing on the... (more)
On a beautiful late winter morning, two SD50’s with Oak Island-bound tonnage, including an EMD switcher on a ferry move, come eastward from Allentown. The train is seen crossing the Lehigh River... (more)
A Conrail SD50 and SD40-2 lead a string of autoracks eastbound on the Indiana Harbor Belt. Tom Golden photo.
Conrail big Alco Century C630 was involved in a pretty bad derailment and resided at the Collinwood shops like this until scrapped.