CSX 286 pinch hits on the eastbound Capital Limited which is running a couple hours behind schedule, presumably to mechanical issues with Amtrak 170 (directly behind the freight unit), as they pul... (more)
After a lull in action, an empty unit coal train breaks the silence in Fairhope as it works westward up Sandpatch Grade in the late afternoon sun.
Assigned as a DPU unit on the end of a heavy coal train, 3175 sits by Amtrak's Cumberland station waiting for entry into the former B&O yard.
A short westbound intermodal passes by the Cassandra Overlook in the warm, early morning sunlight.
A westbound freight passes through railroad Yoder and picks up some grease for the wheels.
The daily eastbound Capital Limited has been running with only 4 cars lately, presumably due to a decline in ridership because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Today's train is no exception although it r... (more)
Shortly after 8AM, an eastbound intermodal descends Sand Patch Grade through the S curves at Fairhope.
A short westbound Capital Limited makes it's way towards it's eventual destination of Chicago. In railroad terms, this place located between Meyersdale and Garrett, PA is known as Yoder and has f... (more)
An empty unit coal train drifts downgrade through Ursina on the high line of the CSX Keystone Sub.
A lone unit leads the eastbound Capital Limited through Yoder on the CSX Keystone Sub.
A pair of veteran SD40-2's as seen in Cresson, PA on a warm winter afternoon.
A unit involved in a derailment back in the fall of 2019 waits to be made good as new at the NS shops.
On a snowy in Cresson, PA, the diesel fueling center shows it's a busy place. Rebuilt NS 7337, a former SD90MAC, happens to be one of the units caught here on this day.
On a snowy day in Cresson, a couple of cabs from a pair of retired NS units, one tossed on an old school bus, sit at Cresson Steel. Taken from public property.
On a snowy day in Cresson, a couple of cabs from a pair of retired NS units sit at Cresson Steel. Taken from public property.