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    This Week in Western PA

    Thanks everyone! I will be sure to post more from my future trips this summer. Depends on what you're looking for and where you're coming from. Assuming you're coming from the west I would definitely stop in Pittsburgh on your way out there. In the general Pittsburgh area you have a couple of...
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    This Week in Western PA

    Just a quick batch of photos from my most recent trip. I lucked out with some incredible lighting all week so I was able to get some pretty nice shots. Locations and railroads are varied - enjoy! 12R rolling north along the Susquehanna River on its way to Binghamton. On the near side of...
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    Shortlines and Regionals of Pennsylvania

    Long time, no see - hard to believe I once had the free time to browse all of these rail-related forums. I've still been out quite regularly though, so here are some photos of shortline action throughout the state of PA. Northbound Buffalo & Pittsburgh train RISI (Riker-Salamanca) passes...
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    BPRRs WAER, Warren to Erie PA Trun

    Great work! Always enjoy seeing pics of the Buffalo and Pittsburgh, especially the branches on the edge of the system.
  5. H3W


    H3W heads into Enola Yard with a train of loaded coal hoppers.
  6. UP 6185

    UP 6185

    Former SP 137.
  7. 21M


    Although the foliage is still lacking in this region, NS provides their own color in the form of 21M with KCS and SP power trailing.
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    Comment by 'ssw9662' in media 'Westbound at Sunrise'

    This was taken at Bethlehem, PA.
  9. Westbound at Sunrise

    Westbound at Sunrise

    A westbound intermodal heads through Bethlehem in the early morning.
  10. Conklin, NY

    Conklin, NY

    Conklin is the location of CP's yard in the Binghamton area. As the snow falls on the first day of December, a pair of GP9u's switch cars around in the yard.
  11. Emmaus, PA

    Emmaus, PA

    Located on Norfolk Southern's Reading Line, Emmaus is a small town located a few miles west of Allentown. Here, 39G heads east a few minutes before sunset.
  12. Alcos in the Rain

    Alcos in the Rain

    A trio of Delaware-Lackawanna Alcos sit in the rain in Scranton.
  13. Strasburg 475

    Strasburg 475

    The 475 is nearing the end of its run as it passes through the countryside.
  14. Pulling into Strasburg

    Pulling into Strasburg

    The 90 arrives at the station in Strasburg.
  15. Reading


    The Reading departs Strasburg.
  16. Afternoon Run

    Afternoon Run

    Strasburg 90 at Groff's Grove.
  17. Horsepower


    An iron horse passes two real horses just outside of Strasburg.
  18. Through the Fields

    Through the Fields

    A train led by the 90 heads through the cornfields outside of Strasburg.
  19. SRC 90

    SRC 90

    Strasburg 90 pulls into the station at Strasburg.
  20. Old Rivets

    Old Rivets

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