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Delaware Lackawanna (Ex-Delaware & Hudson) ALCO RS3 #4068

It was the EMC FT diesel freight unit of 1939 that vanquished the steam locomotive on railroads across America. But it was the ALCO RS2s and RS3s that put an end to the ranks of steam on the “Bridge Line.” Delaware-Lackawanna RS3 #4068 began life in 1952 in Delaware & Hudson‘s black & gold as […]

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Norfolk Southern “Operation Lifesaver” Dash 9 On Train 13T!

Norfolk Southern Train 13T with an “Operation Lifesaver” Dash 9 and 70 cars @ 08:03 a.m…..   A Ballast Regulator and Tamper @ 09:30 a.m….. Delaware-Lackawanna Train SB-3 with the Central of New Jersey Heritage Unit and 7 cars @ 10:00 a.m…..   Understanding the train symbols of the D&H Sunbury Subdivision…. Canadian Pacific train […]

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RAILFEST 2015 At STEAMTOWN Part 1 + An NS Double-Play & The Delaware Lackawanna

Norfolk Southern Train 458 with 63 cars @ 08:00…. With Railfest 2015 just a few days away, today was the day to start preparing for the madness to come Labor Day weekend…. But first I have to make my rounds trackside. The morning started of good, a little too good in fact…. Minutes after arriving […]

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Triple-Train Monday With Some Local Switching Action

Canadian National Train 930 with 56 cars @ 09:00…. With Railfest 2015 at Steamtown less than a week away I had hopes of maybe catching some unique equipment coming into the park today…. I didn’t, but I did manage to catch a couple of freight manifests for my troubles. After waiting half of the morning […]

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4-Train Thursday With 458, 13T, Delaware Lackawanna SB-3 & Canadian Pacific 259

Norfolk Southern Train 458 with 112 cars @ 0737…. Norfolk Southern Train 13T with 56 cars @ 0915….   Canadian Pacific Local D-11 + Train 259 = Train 270?…       Delaware-Lackawanna Train SB-3 with 30 cars @ 1415….   Understanding the train symbols of the D&H Sunbury Subdivision…. Canadian Pacific train 458 is […]

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Local Switching On The Delaware Lackawanna Diamond Branch

In an episode similar to that of yesterday’s, I made it to Norfolk Southern tracks at exactly 0523, just in time to catch Train 12T moving northward out of town at 0524…. And although it was still too dark to get any kind of decent pics, I was able to get a video of the […]

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Busy Day On The Crescent (Part 3) Delaware Lackawanna SB-3

Delaware Lackawanna SB-3 Out Of Taylor Yard Not long after the 458 with the Crescent Cab SD60E went down to Taylor Yard to do their work the Delaware Lackawanna headed down to Taylor to pick up their cars for the SB-3 grain haul to Harvest States Milling in Pocono Summit, Pa.. The five locomotives (including […]

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(Trackside Photos) Winter Railroading In Scranton, Pa (Part 4 of 4)

Winter Railroading In Scranton, Pa (Part 4 of 4)

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(Trackside Photos) Winter Railroading In Scranton, Pa (Part 3 of 4)

Winter Railroading In Scranton, Pa (Part 3 of 4)

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(Trackside Photos) Winter Railroading In Scranton, Pa (Part 2 of 4)

Winter Railroading In Scranton, Pa (Part 2 of 4)

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