Norfolk & Western A-class 2-6-6-4 1218 shows off its articulation as it approaches the I-66 overpass near Markham, Virginia. This was an Alexandria – Front Royal excursion.
Detroit, Toledo, & Ironton GP38 217 switches the yard in Lima, Ohio.
Having dumped their loads for the Jones & Laughlin steel furnaces, hoppers are now being returned by the Cuyahoga Valley to interchange connections. Soon they will be back at the mines.
Hot Steel Coming Through!
Cuyahoga Valley SW8 802 pulls a couple of cars of molten steel through the Jones & Laughlin steel mill in Cleveland. The long-gone Clark Avenue bridge, c... (more)
Ingots, Ingots, Everywhere
Or, more correctly, ingot molds. The Cuyahoga Valley, not to be confused with the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic, was a steel mill switching road owned by Jones ... (more)
A Delaware & Hudson C424m illustrates what made Alcos so popular with railfans as it escorts a GP39-2 away from the East Binghamton sanding towers. The former Reading EMD, with the exception of so... (more)
A Susquehanna SD45 and two Delaware & Hudson GP39-2’s mingle with D&H Alcos at Conklin, New York. It’s interesting that the big G’s were eradicated from the Guilford paint scheme.
A look at Delaware and Hudson engine facility at East Binghamton Yard reveals a large variety of paint schemes. That Grey Helm Leasing GP40 is one of the better-looking HLCX units.
A Susquehanna SD45 and two Delaware and Hudson GP39-2’s make their way past the poured concrete tower at the east end of East Binghamton Yard. Note the former Central Vermont RS11 at the far right... (more)
The Delaware & Hudson engine facility in East Binghamton yard is hosting a cross-section of secondhand locomotives from diverse sources and in varied paint schemes. A Susquehanna F45 and SD45 fro... (more)
Nickel Plate 765 rolls into Pottstown, Pennsylvania on the former Reading main line. The well-travelled Berkshire is leading an excursion that came down the Reading’s New York line from Bound Broo... (more)
Berk Under Wires
Nickel Plate 765 leads one of the excursions that was part of the ill-fated 1988 NRHS convention through West Trenton, New Jersey. This trip went from North Jerse... (more)
The 1986 edition of the New River Train , with NKP 765 in charge, storms through Prince, West Virginia.
One of the Black River & Western’s Thanksgiving weekend trains works toward Ringoes at Copper Hill, New Jersey.
Inbound to Chicago, METRA train 1272 departs its station stop at Western Springs, Illinois.