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  1. Lumbering along the D-L main

    Lumbering along the D-L main

    Vintage Alco leads a short lumber train up the mountain at Analomink PA.
  2. On the pocono main

    On the pocono main

    Delaware Lackawanna RS32 at Analomink, PA
  3. WCRR Alco up close

    WCRR Alco up close

    You can almost smell the fumes. Aaah.
  4. WCRR Mother's Day Special

    WCRR Mother's Day Special

    Easing thru the Xing at Cheyney PA
  5. Peek-a-boose


    A young railfan, discovering the joy of trains, peers thru the cupola window.
  6. Liberty Ltd., 2006

    Liberty Ltd., 2006

    The famous Juniata Terminal E8s once again transport disabled servicemen and women to the Army-Navy game in Philly. A string of historic, privately owned rail coaches of various liveries was used for the event.
  7. Swiftly thru the Night

    Swiftly thru the Night

    An inbound express hurries east, past empty outbound platforms.
  8. F means front, no?

    F means front, no?

    West Chester RR 6499 runs short hood forward, despite her markings.
  9. Q438


    CSX train Q438 with two GEVOs for power heads east at Holmes PA.
  10. Held up at Holmes

    Held up at Holmes

    Eastbound CSX manifest train Q438, with two GEVOs leading, slows to a stop just after taking the signal at Holmes PA.
  11. Big blue needs a recrew

    Big blue needs a recrew

    An NS coal train with an all-blue lash awaits a fresh crew at Philly's Locust interlocking.
  12. Vrooom!


    Two types of vintage motive power meet at the West Chester RR, Glen Mills PA.
  13. Urban D Kaye

    Comment by 'Urban D Kaye' in media 'Pennsylvania Punkin Patch'

    zartok - Thx for the correction.
  14. It's Hamerhead time!

    It's Hamerhead time!

    NS coal empty train 507 rumbles west thru Port Kennedy PA with her Dash-9 leader running long hood forward.
  15. 500 outlaws at PK

    500 outlaws at PK

    NS coal drag 500, led by a new SD70M-2, sits tied down at Port Kennedy Pa.
  16. Borrow the Leader

    Borrow the Leader

    Working off hp hours, aBNSF Pumpkin leads Ns train 34M west thru Valley Forge, PA.
  17. Pennsylvania Punkin Patch

    Pennsylvania Punkin Patch

    Westbound NS train 34M (in sun) meets eastbound NS stone train 66K (in shade), each led by borrowed BNSF power.
  18. Urban D Kaye

    Comment by 'Urban D Kaye' in media 'A Jersey Classic'

    CNJ had close ties with both the Reading and B&O (both CNJ and RDG helped the B&O access the lucrative New York and North Jersey markets). There was talk about the Reading joining with Chessie, tho I believe it was shot down by the union...not sure if CNJ would have been part of the deal.
  19. Rolling overhead

    Rolling overhead

    NS slab train 69J rolls above Philly's Spring Garden Street. Maybe it's just my imagination, but the guy in the mural seems to be looking up.
  20. Urban D Kaye

    Comment by 'Urban D Kaye' in media 'Back in time'

    I'm not familiar with the area, but that's a great pic...nice Alco too. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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