Heading to Syracuse out of Binghamton on a warm day.
Susquehanna F45 3636 leads a Delaware & Hudson train from Philadelphia into the yard in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Almost as interesting is the trailing GP38 with a CSX number and C&O reporting mark... (more)
When the Susquehanna won the right to run haulage trains over Conrail’s Southern Tier line between the Southern Division in Little Ferry and the Northern Division in Bing... (more)
Ex-BN F45 No. 6640 leads a B40-8 and a Tri-State Chapter NRHS "Garden State in 88" convention special eastbound over Moodna Creek. 6640/3636 was built in April, 1971.
These were trying times in the 1980s. The railroads were beginning to recover from the 1970s. Train crews were getting smaller, cabooses were gone, Conrail was turning away loose car traffic in fa... (more)
NYS&W BH-2 heads north through the farm fields with the currently sidelined 3636 leading.
NYS&W train BH-1 (Background) meets train BHX at CP BD. BH-1 has just come across the diamonds and will enter the new connection for southbound traffic. BHX waits at CP BD to go west towards the L... (more)
A southbound CSX intermodal train on the River Subdivision passes the NYS&W WS-1 local crew as they yard the inbound SU-100.
A WS-4 local crew is tying onto a cut of cars to begin building the westbound SU-99 road train. 3636 is facing east and is the trailing unit. SD45 3618 is in the lead at the other end of the con... (more)
NYS&W F45 #3636 leads two NYS&W ex-Cartier M-636's and an NYS&W ex-SP SD40T-2 as they cross the trestle over the Ramapo River heading east with road freight SU-100.
A local crew assembles the evening westbound road train. The structures in the background are the former Federal Paper Board Co. Bogota once hosted several paper-making companies although none r... (more)
3636 is one of only a handful of F45s still in operation today and the only one operating in the eastern US. Leading SU-99 west is just a routine assignment for a classic locomotive.
BH-2 heads northbound through Central New York farmland.
BH-2 rolls northbound.
BH-2 rolls northbound through Whitney Point.