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Two C30-7A's, CR 6581 and another unit, sit outside the old PRR freight house at Union Square on the Hudson Secondary in Phillipsburg, NJ, on May 25, 1985.
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Anthony N. Chando - Two C30-7A's, CR 6581 and another unit, sit outside the old PRR freight house at Union Square on the Hudson Secondary in Phillipsburg, NJ, on May 25, 1985.
Anthony N. Chando (162K)

On May 25, 1985, the Bethlehem Engine Terminal was still were doing some servicing back then, but if a loco needed some major work, off to Enola it webt. The 5439 was newly painted as it sits outside the old roundhouse.
Photo Online: May 1, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - On May 25, 1985, the Bethlehem Engine Terminal was still were doing some servicing back then, but if a loco needed some major work, off to Enola it went. The 5439 was newly painted as it sits outside the old roundhouse.
Anthony N. Chando (194K)

A cold and rainy December 19, 1984 at CP Belt in Reading, PA, sees former-RDG MP-15 CR 9625 pulling some empty hoppers past the signal heading out of town on the mainline. Photo sized for 1680x1050 widescren monitors. (Though Anthony doesn't mention it, my guess is that this it the "Belt Liner" at work. -Robert Waller)
Photo Online: May 1, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - A cold and rainy December 19, 1984 at CP Belt in Reading, PA, sees former-RDG MP-15 CR 9625 pulling some empty hoppers past the signal heading out of town on the mainline. Photo sized for 1680x1050 widescren monitors. (Though Anthony doesn't mention it, my guess is that this it the "Belt Liner" at work. -Robert Waller)
Anthony N. Chando (510K)

Leave to the SEEN to to this, run CR 6617 C32-8, CR 6610 C32-8, an unknown SD-38, and one dead RS-3M on the Lehigh Line through Easton, PA on April 18, 1985.
Photo Online: May 3, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - Leave to the SEEN to to this, run CR 6617 C32-8, CR 6610 C32-8, an unknown SD-38, and one dead RS-3M on the Lehigh Line through Easton, PA on April 18, 1985.
Anthony N. Chando (273K)

With the old Bethlehem Steel plant in the background, two C30-7A's with CR 6570 lead OIPI (Oak Island, NJ to Pittsburgh, PA) through CP Bethlehem on April 25, 1985. This was a nice spot on a rainy day.
Photo Online: May 3, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - With the old Bethlehem Steel plant in the background, two C30-7A's with CR 6570 lead OIPI (Oak Island, NJ to Pittsburgh, PA) through CP Bethlehem on April 25, 1985. This was a nice spot on a rainy day.
Anthony N. Chando (600K)

CR SD-40's 6243 and 6353 on OIPI (Oak Island, NJ - Pittsburgh, PA) on June 12, 1984. The head end of the train is in Easton, PA but the trail is passing through Phillipsburg, NJ. Anthony lived in Phillipsburg up on the hill.
Photo Online: May 3, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - CR SD-40's 6243 and 6353 on OIPI (Oak Island, NJ - Pittsburgh, PA) on June 12, 1984. The head end of the train is in Easton, PA but the trail is passing through Phillipsburg, NJ. Anthony lived in Phillipsburg up on the hill.
Anthony N. Chando (488K)

Lead by CR 3306 GP-40-2, PYAL on its way to Allentown passes through CP Belt outside Reading, PA on February 20, 1985.
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Anthony N. Chando - Lead by CR 3306 GP-40-2, PYAL on its way to Allentown passes through CP Belt outside Reading, PA on February 20, 1985.
Anthony N. Chando (182K)

Two SD-50's, one SDP-45, and a GP-8 pass through Easton, PA on May 15, 1985. As Anthony says, "Money was a little tight, back then, so only had one shot." The track on the ramp is the Easton & Northern branch.
Photo Online: May 3, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - Two SD-50's, one SDP-45, and a GP-8 pass through Easton, PA on May 15, 1985. As Anthony says, "Money was a little tight, back then, so only had one shot." The track on the ramp is the Easton & Northern branch.
Anthony N. Chando (646K)

Back in the early days, anything was possible around here. CR 7557 GP-10, CR 2224 GP-30, and an x-PC GP-38 come off the Hudson Secondary onto the Lehigh Line with westbound WJAL at Valley Station in Easton, PA, on May 24, 1984.
Photo Online: May 3, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - Back in the early days, anything was possible around here. CR 7557 GP-10, CR 2224 GP-30, and an x-PC GP-38 come off the Hudson Secondary onto the Lehigh Line with westbound WJAL at Valley Station in Easton, PA, on May 24, 1984.
Anthony N. Chando (329K)

August 8, 1984 at Laureldale, PA. on the old Reading Company's Lowgrade at 2:25 PM. OIEN stopped at CP Belt and the trainline dropped to ZERO. Then a crewman walked from each end and said, "OH SH**!!"
Photo Online: June 28, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - August 8, 1984 at Laureldale, PA. on the old Reading Company's Lowgrade at 2:25 PM. OIEN stopped at CP Belt and the trainline dropped to ZERO. Then a crewman walked from each end and said, "OH SH**!!"
Anthony N. Chando (233K)

2:20 pm on August 8, 1984 at Laureldale, PA along US Route 222. Reading Low Grade is now in the quarry.
Photo Online: June 28, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - 2:20 pm on August 8, 1984 at Laureldale, PA along US Route 222. Reading Low Grade is now in the quarry.
Anthony N. Chando (192K)

PIOI (Pittsburg - Oak Island) at CP Abbott in Easton, PA on the Lehigh Line in September 1988.
Photo Online: June 28, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - PIOI (Pittsburg - Oak Island) at CP Abbott in Easton, PA on the Lehigh Line in September 1988.
Anthony N. Chando (286K)

October 13, 1984. 1:59 PM. Easton, PA. at Valley Station on Lehigh Line.
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Anthony N. Chando - October 13, 1984. 1:59 PM. Easton, PA. at Valley Station on Lehigh Line.
Anthony N. Chando (213K)

February 5, 1985. TV-110H at Riverside Drive grade Crossing on the Lehigh Line in Fountain Hill Borough, PA.
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Anthony N. Chando - February 5, 1985. TV-110H at Riverside Drive grade Crossing on the Lehigh Line in Fountain Hill Borough, PA.
Anthony N. Chando (157K)

January 29, 1985. 2:06pm. Phillipsburg, NJ. Market Street. Lehigh Line. WJAL-16 eastbound. CR 7825 GP-38, Caboose CR 18673 N-5G, 1 car, CR 8685 SW-8M, 8 cars, and Caboose CR 18612 N-5G on track one.
Photo Online: July 1, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - January 29, 1985. 2:06pm. Phillipsburg, NJ. Market Street. Lehigh Line. WJAL-16 eastbound. CR 7825 GP-38, Caboose CR 18673 N-5G, 1 car, CR 8685 SW-8M, 8 cars, and Caboose CR 18612 N-5G on track one.
Anthony N. Chando (185K)

October 20, 1984. Easton, PA. Valley Station, Lehigh line. SEEN at 11:19 AM with CR 6770 SD-50, CR 6762 SD-50,
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Anthony N. Chando - October 20, 1984. Easton, PA. Valley Station, Lehigh line. SEEN at 11:19 AM with CR 6770 SD-50, CR 6762 SD-50,
Anthony N. Chando (235K)

October 27, 1984. Easton, PA., Canal St., Lehigh Line. OIAL at 4:22 pm. CR 6708 SD-50, CR 6771 SD-50, 67 cars, and caboose CR 23868 NE-6.
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Anthony N. Chando - October 27, 1984. Easton, PA., Canal St., Lehigh Line. OIAL at 4:22 pm. CR 6708 SD-50, CR 6771 SD-50, 67 cars, and caboose CR 23868 NE-6.
Anthony N. Chando (192K)

October 23, 1984. Allentown Yard, Allentown, PA. The Pullout Control on the West End at 3:54pm looking east on the field side. The Distant building is the Bethlehem Steel Company's Martin Towers.
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Anthony N. Chando - October 23, 1984. Allentown Yard, Allentown, PA. The Pullout Control on the West End at 3:54pm looking east on the field side. The Distant building is the Bethlehem Steel Company's Martin Towers.
Anthony N. Chando (146K)

February 5, 1985. Allentown, PA at CP Allen on the Reading line. ZBB-117 is eastbound at 8:58 am with CR 6725 SD-50, CR 6738 SD-50, CR 6242 SD-40, 97 cars, and caboose CR22897 N-5B.
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Anthony N. Chando - February 5, 1985. Allentown, PA at CP Allen on the Reading line. ZBB-117 is eastbound at 8:58 am with CR 6725 SD-50, CR 6738 SD-50, CR 6242 SD-40, 97 cars, and caboose CR22897 N-5B.
Anthony N. Chando (184K)

February 5, 1985. Salisbury Township, PA. at Riverside Drive on Lehigh line. TV-110H stopped for crew change at 10:23 am with CR 3328 GP-40-2, CR 3260 GP-40.
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Anthony N. Chando - February 5, 1985. Salisbury Township, PA. at Riverside Drive on Lehigh line. TV-110H stopped for crew change at 10:23 am with CR 3328 GP-40-2, CR 3260 GP-40.
Anthony N. Chando (182K)

February 5, 1985. Allentown, PA across the Lehigh River on the Reading line. PIOI at 1:11 pm with CR 5046 B36-7,
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Anthony N. Chando - February 5, 1985. Allentown, PA across the Lehigh River on the Reading line. PIOI at 1:11 pm with CR 5046 B36-7,
Anthony N. Chando (189K)

February 11, 1985. Easton, PA.at Canal St., E&N Trestle on Lehigh line. WJAL-91 at 8:14 am with CR 6716 SD-50,
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Anthony N. Chando - February 11, 1985. Easton, PA.at Canal St., E&N Trestle on Lehigh line. WJAL-91 at 8:14 am with CR 6716 SD-50,
Anthony N. Chando (217K)

February 11, 1985. Easton, PA. at Canal St. on the Lehigh line. TV-110H at 8:26 am. CR 3357 GP-40-2, CR 3367 GP-40-2, CR 3373 GP-40-2, 47 cars, and caboose CR 21104 N-7B. Notice the old LVRR South Easton Roundhouse
Photo Online: July 6, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - February 11, 1985. Easton, PA. at Canal St. on the Lehigh line. TV-110H at 8:26 am. CR 3357 GP-40-2, CR 3367 GP-40-2, CR 3373 GP-40-2, 47 cars, and caboose CR 21104 N-7B. Notice the old LVRR South Easton Roundhouse
Anthony N. Chando (189K)

February 11, 1985. Allentown, PA at CP Allen on Reading line. SEEN at 9:43 am. CR 6739 SD-50 and CR 6734 SD-50. The small signal bridge is now gone.
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Anthony N. Chando - February 11, 1985. Allentown, PA at CP Allen on Reading line. SEEN at 9:43 am. CR 6739 SD-50 and CR 6734 SD-50. The small signal bridge is now gone.
Anthony N. Chando (178K)

February 11, 1985. Allentown, PA. Basin St. on the Reading line. SEEN at 12:20 pm. Anthony says that's his counterpart there, John R. Sullivan. CR 6739 SD-50, CE 6734 SD-50, 96 cars, and CR 22819 N-5B.
Photo Online: July 6, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - February 11, 1985. Allentown, PA. Basin St. on the Reading line. SEEN at 12:20 pm. Anthony says that's his counterpart there, John R. Sullivan. CR 6739 SD-50, CE 6734 SD-50, 96 cars, and CR 22819 N-5B.
Anthony N. Chando (200K)

February 11, 1985. Allentown, PA. Allentown Yard, Field side. ALPY at 1:37 pm. CR 6400 SD-40-2, CR 6461 SD-40-2,
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Anthony N. Chando - February 11, 1985. Allentown, PA. Allentown Yard, Field side. ALPY at 1:37 pm. CR 6400 SD-40-2, CR 6461 SD-40-2,
Anthony N. Chando (220K)

August 11, 1984. 4:38 PM. Pattenburg, NJ. Bellewood Tunnel on the Lehigh line. Eastbound light power CR 8100 GP-38-2, CR 7870 GP-38, CR 7987 GP-38-2, and CR 8171 GP-38-2.
Photo Online: July 19, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - August 11, 1984. 4:38 PM. Pattenburg, NJ. Bellewood Tunnel on the Lehigh line. Eastbound light power CR 8100 GP-38-2, CR 7870 GP-38, CR 7987 GP-38-2, and CR 8171 GP-38-2.
Anthony N. Chando (245K)

August 13, 1984. Altoona, PA. CR 6516 SD-40-2 and CR 6500 SD-40-2 on the Hollidaysburg job.
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Anthony N. Chando - August 13, 1984. Altoona, PA. CR 6516 SD-40-2 and CR 6500 SD-40-2 on the Hollidaysburg job.
Anthony N. Chando (170K)

August 13, 1984. 9:50 AM. Wye Tower on the Hollidaysburg Secondary track in Duncansville, PA. In 1983 this was still in use; by 1984 it was quite dead.
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Anthony N. Chando - August 13, 1984. 9:50 AM. Wye Tower on the Hollidaysburg Secondary track in Duncansville, PA. In 2008 this was still in use; now it's quite dead.
Anthony N. Chando (170K)

August 13, 1984. 9:56 AM. Looking south-southeast towards Hollidaysburg past Wye tower.
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Anthony N. Chando - August 13, 1984. 9:56 AM. Looking south-southeast towards Hollidaysburg past Wye tower.
Anthony N. Chando (213K)

August 13, 1984. 5:32 PM. Westbound PPLX empty coal train at Alto Tower in Altoona, PA. CR 6344 SD-40, CR 6424 SD-40-2, CR 6523 SD-40-2, 125 cars, and CR 21599 N-7A.
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Anthony N. Chando - August 13, 1984. 5:32 PM. Westbound PPLX empty coal train at Alto Tower in Altoona, PA. CR 6344 SD-40, CR 6424 SD-40-2, CR 6523 SD-40-2, 125 cars, and CR 21599 N-7A.
Anthony N. Chando (171K)

August 13, 1984. 5:40 PM. Alto Tower. Altoona, PA on the Pittsburgh line.
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Anthony N. Chando - August 13, 1984. 5:40 PM. Alto Tower. Altoona, PA on the Pittsburgh line.
Anthony N. Chando (184K)

August 28, 1984. 1:22 PM westbound on the Oldenwelder Secondary (ex-CNJ) in Easton, PA. CR 9017 SW-9 leads one car and CR 18673 N-5G caboose.
Photo Online: November 9, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - August 28, 1984. 1:22 PM westbound on the Oldenwelder Secondary (ex-CNJ) in Easton, PA. CR 9017 SW-9 leads one car and CR 18673 N-5G caboose.
Anthony N. Chando (236K)

August 29, 1984. 12:42 PM. WJAL-18 is eastbound on the Lehigh Line in Easton, PA. CR 1665 GP-15-1, CR 1647 GP15-1, and CR 2793 U23B lead 42 cars and caboose CR 18865 N4B (ex-CNJ 91535).
Photo Online: November 9, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - August 29, 1984. 12:42 PM. WJAL-18 is eastbound on the Lehigh Line in Easton, PA. CR 1665 GP-15-1, CR 1647 GP15-1, and CR 2793 U23B lead 42 cars and caboose CR 18865 N4B (ex-CNJ 91535).
Anthony N. Chando (K)

October 18, 1984. 2:05 PM. Conrail highrailer X9000 sits on the Lehigh Secondary at Jim Thorpe, PA. Shot at the Acme parking lot.
Photo Online: November 9, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - October 18, 1984. 2:05 PM. Conrail highrailer X9000 sits on the Lehigh Secondary at Jim Thorpe, PA. Shot at the Acme parking lot.
Anthony N. Chando (346K)

October 20, 1984. TV-128H is eastboung on the Lehigh Line at Valley Station in Easton, PA.
Photo Online: November 9, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - October 20, 1984. TV-128H is eastboung on the Lehigh Line at Valley Station in Easton, PA.
Anthony N. Chando (169K)

October 29, 1984. 1:43 PM. RCB 4153 Burro crane is parked on the Lehigh Line by Canal Street in Easton, PA. And what just popped out of the rain?
Photo Online: November 9, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - October 29, 1984. 1:43 PM. RCB 4153 Burro crane is parked on the Lehigh Line by Canal Street in Easton, PA. And what just popped out of the rain?
Anthony N. Chando (157K)

November 2, 1984. 12:42 PM. Westbound iron ore drag ZBB is on the North Penn Branch at Third Street in Bethlehem, PA down by the steel mill. Today's power is CR 6478 SD-40-2, CR 8112 GP-38-2, and CR 6299 SD-40-2.
Photo Online: November 9, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - November 2, 1984. 12:42 PM. Westbound iron ore drag ZBB is on the North Penn Branch at Third Street in Bethlehem, PA down by the steel mill. Today's power is CR 6478 SD-40-2, CR 8112 GP-38-2, and CR 6299 SD-40-2.
Anthony N. Chando (205K)

November 2, 1984. 3:33 PM. Overlooking the Allentown hump yard with CR 6498 SD-40-2 and CR 6433 SD-40-2 and some cabooses.
Photo Online: November 9, 2009

Anthony N. Chando - November 2, 1984. 3:33 PM. Overlooking the Allentown hump yard with CR 6498 SD-40-2 and CR 6433 SD-40-2 and some cabooses.
Anthony N. Chando (258K)

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