Lots of action at the Brookpark RTA station with a local coming into the yard, a mixed leaving the yard, and an intermodal blowing by on the main. Locomotives:NS 3372 SD40-2NS 3503... (more)
A four pack of SD40-2 helpers head toward their next assignment on the mountain, seen here waiting for a signal to proceed.
The helper pulls coal train 518 up the BIT into Blairsville as it passes over "The Trench" which carries the Conemaugh Line thru Blairsville.
The first photo accepted to Railpictures in 2011! A westbound local passes by the Cassandra Railfan Park during beautiful fall peak. 2010 was a great year for color in 2010 despite the dry conditi... (more)
11A with a Windmill Turbine up front.
At the beginning of winter 2008, I had lacked a truly prolific 'snow shot' trip. A weekend trip to visit my (at the time) girlfriend studying at the University of Pittsburgh Johnstown fixed that. ... (more)
An early snow storm coats the fall foilage and the town of Gallitzin in a blanket of snow as a westbound autorack train has completed its trek up the east slope of the Allegheny Mountains.
A lite helper heads west in a mid-October snow storm.
Business has picked up at CP C on this evening. Westbound stacker 23M has stopped just east of the interlocking to drop its head end helper off on Track 3. Meanwhile on Track 1 eastbound freight 1... (more)
A pair of SD40-2's shove eastbound 20T over the Conemaugh River Bridge in Johnstown.
10N's rear helper heading doen the "Slide" at Gallitzin.
21Q helpers give a push under the PRR signals at Derry
Having finished their assistance of truck train 23M a pair of SD40-2 helpers prepare to cut off the headend just east of CP C.
Twilight is the best time to watch trains at the Curve - you're the only one there and you can hear the echoes of trains much further away...
An eastbound stack train glides downgrade on track two at the MP 238.4 signal bridge with a pair of former Conrail SD40-2s bringing up the rear as the last rays of sunlight close in on Altoona.