Switchback Switching The Reading & Northern Keyser Valley Branch

Tuesdays and Wednesdays bring a little something different to the 6-day a week operations on the Reading & Northern Keyser Valley Branch. On September 24 & 25, 2019, I spent some time with the PISB Train crews while they worked a small switchback extension to their branch.. The “Switchback Track” as I call it has two customers; AZEK Building Products and Mitsubishi Chemical.. Both receive a good amount of loaded jumbo covered hoppers and both make for a nice change from the PSR dross that has become Class 1 mainline railroading.

 

Tuesday: September 24, 2019

 
 

Wednesday: September 25, 2019

Switchback Switching The Reading & Northern Keyser Valley Branch

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Author:Railfan AC

AC is a U.S. Air Force Veteran, a long haul trucker, a transportation enthusiast and a lifelong lover of trains. AC's mission is to travel America documenting American railroading in the 21st century while educating those who want to know about the importance the railroads play in our daily lives including, but not limited to, the movement of goods, services and more.

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