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The Legendary St. Nicholas Coal Breaker In Mahanoy City, Pa.

The Legendary St. Nicholas Coal Breaker: Mahanoy City, Pa.

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Do You Remember The Old Delaware & Hudson Carbondale Yard?

Do you remember the old Delaware & Hudson Railroad Carbondale Yard?… I’m not surprised!… Most people who follow the Delaware-Lackawanna in Scranton only do so as far as Steamtown and the Poconos…. But there’s another facet to the D-L’s operations that goes practically unnoticed by most railfans…. The 17.6 mile Carbondale mainline to Carbondale, Pa. […]

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(Trackside Photos) Winter In Scranton, Pa. (2016)

  Winter In Scranton, Pa. (2016)

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(Trackside Photos) Sunday Morning Sunrise On Scranton’s South Side

Sunday Morning on Scranton’s South side….

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(Trackside Photos) Monday Morning At Taylor Yard: Taylor, Pa.

Monday Morning At Taylor Yard: Taylor, Pa.   Understanding the train symbols of the D&H Sunbury Subdivision…. Canadian Pacific train 458 is a Binghamton, NY to Linwood, NC manifest which runs as Norfolk Southern train 11R. Canadian Pacific train 459 is a Harrisburg (Enola), Pa. to Binghamton, NY manifest which formerly ran as Norfolk Southern […]

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(Part 4 of 4) Taylor Made: The Last Of The Mohicans

(Part 4 of 4) Taylor Made: The Last Of The Mohicans   Understanding the train symbols of the D&H Sunbury Subdivision…. Canadian Pacific train 458 is a Binghamton, NY to Linwood, NC manifest which runs as Norfolk Southern train 11R. Canadian Pacific train 459 is a Harrisburg (Enola), Pa. to Binghamton, NY manifest which formerly […]

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(Part 3 of 4) Taylor Made: The Crimson Guard

(Part 3 of 4) Taylor Made: The Crimson Guard….   Understanding the train symbols of the D&H Sunbury Subdivision…. Canadian Pacific train 458 is a Binghamton, NY to Linwood, NC manifest which runs as Norfolk Southern train 11R. Canadian Pacific train 459 is a Harrisburg (Enola), Pa. to Binghamton, NY manifest which formerly ran as […]

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(Part 2 of 4) Taylor Made: Up Close And Personal With The Red Dash-2s

Up Close And Personal With The Red Dash-2s…. Old legends never die, they just get repainted…. Canadian Pacific GP40-2 #4650 and GP38-2 #7309 are upgraded versions of their non-dash 2 predecessors. Both are powered by a 645E 16-cylinder prime mover. The 40 is rated at 3,000 h.p. while the 38 is rated at 2,000 h.p.. […]

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(Part 1 of 4) Taylor Made: Sunrise For The Crescent, Sunset For The Sunbury

Sunrise For The Crescent Corridor, Sunset For The Sunbury Sub…. There’s nothing I love more than getting up at 04:00, well before the butt-crack of dawn, walking for 20 minutes in the early morning humidity with about 20 lbs. of gear only to see the train I was so eagerly anticipating cheerily breezing by just […]

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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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