NS 066, Union Pacific Business train, heads east through Harrisburg on the Norfolk Southern Harrisburg Line. 1943 had its CNW style cab signals removed and CR style signals installed for the trip ... (more)
Following a successful event for the Union Pacific executives and some shareholders, the train is now enroute back to the Union Pacific and is passing through downtown Harrisburg, PA and the NRHS-... (more)
NS 12R enters Enola Yard in Harrisburg,PA on June 2,2018 with a nice KCS in the mix!
PRR doubleheaded steam (4-4-2 No. 7002 and 4-4-0 No. 1223) with Blue Mountain as a backdrop. The occasion was the Lancaster Chapter's 50th Anniversary NRHS Convention and a visit to Conrail's wel... (more)
One of Norfolk Southern's recent rebuilds leads a stack train across the mighty Susquehanna River at sunset as the flowers are in full bloom.
Amtrak No.650 Keystone service soon to depart from Harrisburg Transportation Center in Harrisburg, capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Always present in the enclosure, a beautiful pr... (more)
Conrail’s E33 electrics looked great in the schemes that they wore for former owners Virginian and New Haven. Penn Central – not so much. Several of them did get a cosmetic upgrade during their fi... (more)
Some of my friends have been known to refer to N&W/NS high-hood units as bricks, as they have the profile of a dark, nondescript rectangle. Perhaps the only locomotive more f... (more)
Sunset on the 4935- its work done for the day, the famed electric heads for the motor track. It will pull the Broadway Limited east the next day, during the last month of GG1-powered passenger tr... (more)
Heading for Enola
Built as Pennsylvania Railroad 4934 in March, 1943, Amtrak GG1 4927 was one of a few GG1’s to be painted in this paint scheme.Tthe colorful rebranding may have been more interesting than PC/Amtrak... (more)
Detail of CR C39-8 6007, temporarily assigned to static display on Track 10 at the Harrisburg Transportation Center during the dedication of PRR GG1 4859 on November 15-16, 1986.(Kodachrome)more)
Amtrak's Pennsylvanian approaches the Harrisburg station, with Norfolk Southern's GI8 yard visible in the background.
The last operating GG-1s to visit Harrisburg, if I'm not mistaken. NJT 4877 and 4876 have just pulled the Lancaster Chapter NRHS "Farewell to the GG-1" special from Harrisburg-Philadelp... (more)
"Autumn Leaf in the City"