John Almeida's RPOTW & RSOTDs

John P. Almeida has been active on the Philadelphia railfan scene for years, and has allowed us to share photos from his "Roster Shot of the Day" and "Railfan Photos of the Week" that he's been posting on his own site for years now.

More of John's work can be found at the Philly NRHS's website.

BN 464569- Class H54A

Car is ex CR 890089/PC and is seen here in May 1996.

Conrail Midvale Yard, July 1995

A SEPTA Chestnut Hill West local with ex-Reading Silverliner IV 9022 on the point passes the crowded Conrail Midvale Yard, filled with cars for Budd's Hunting Park Plant.

CR 1631 near CP-King

After running onto the Morrisville Line just enough to clear CP King, the crew switches ends and CR 1631 pulls the load of steel gondolas (including ex-PRR G41's) and refrigerator cars onto what was the western end of the PRR Trenton Cutoff, now the Dale Secondary.

CR 1638 and 1633 King of Prussia, PA 9-1-1998

CR GP15-1's 1638 and 1633 (in Operation Lifesaver paint) are seen shifting at Abrams Yard in September 1998.

CR 164065- Class X58A

CR 164065 is seen here in August 1995. Car is ex CR 208264/PRR 112518

CR 164089- Class X58A

Car is ex CR 208478/PRR 113941.

CR 164093- Class X58A

Car is ex CR 208454/PRR 113908 and is seen here in January 1995. Car was painted at the Hollidaysburg, PA car shops. It was deleted on 4/26/96.

CR 164093-Class X58A

Car is ex CR 208454/PRR 113908 and is seen here in February of 1995. Car was painted at the Hollidaysburg, PA car shops. It was deleted on 4/26/96.

CR 164147- Class X58A

CR 164147 is seen here in August of 1995. Car is ex CR 208419/PC 208419/PRR 112520 and was deleted 10/14/98.

CR 164155- Class X58A

CR 164155 is seen here in January 1995. Car is ex CR 208716/PC 208716/PRR 113967.

CR 1642 Lansdale, PA 9-17-1995

WPAB-10, the Lansdale to Abrams job, departing. Power today was GP15-1 1642 (with the labor-management decal on the nose) leading SW-1001 9405 and SW-1500 9595.

CR 164362- Class X58C

Car is ex PC 164362/PRR 112823 and is seen here in January 1995.

CR 164362- Class X58C

Car is ex PC 164362/PRR 112823 and is seen here in August 1995.

CR 1644, 9595 and 7874 Lansdale, PA 9-15-1995

Conrail GP15-1 1644, SW1500 9595 and GP38-2 7874 relaxing by the shores of Lake Lansdale (aka the SEPTA parking lot).

CR 165339 - Class X65

CR 165339 is seen here in May 1994. Car is ex CR 229844/LV 8388.

CR 166956 - Class X71

Car is ex PCA 166956 and is seen here in April 1995.

CR 1933 Leading a Track Geometry Train at CP-Belmont, September 1995

CR B23-7 1933 leads a 3-car track geometry train through CP-Belmont near Philadelphia, PA in September 1995.

CR 1950 - B23-7 at Allentown, PA

CR 1950 is seen at Allentown, PA on 9/28/1986.

CR 209476- Class X58A

Car is ex PRR 113945 and is seen here in March 1994. Car was painted at the Hollidaysburg, PA car shops.

CR 209485- Class X58A

CR 209485 is seen here in August 1995. Car is ex CR 208360/PRR 113810.

CR 209487- Class X58A

CR 209487 is seen here in February 1995. Car is ex CR 208682/PC 208682/PRR 113933 and was painted at the Hollidaysburg, PA car shops.

CR 209494- Class X58A

CR 209494 is seen here in February 1995. Car is ex CR 208472/PRR 113934 and was painted at the Hollidaysburg, PA car shops in 1986.

CR 209498- Class X58A

CR 209498 is seen here in January 1995. Car is ex CR 208444/PRR 113901.

CR 209498- Class X58A

CR 209498 is seen here in February 1995 still wearing PRR paint. Car is ex CR 208444/PRR 113901.

CR 209516 - Class X58A

CR 209516 is seen in November of 1993. Car is ex CR 208219/PRR 112435.

CR 209516 - Class X58A

CR 209516 is seen here in May 1994. Car is ex CR 208219/PRR 112435.

CR 209516- Class X58A

CR 209516 is seen here in January 1995. Car is ex CR 208219/PRR 112435 and was painted CR-BS April 1986.

CR 209516- Class X58A

CR 209516 is seen here in August 1995. Car is ex CR 208219/PRR 112435.

CR 209516- Class X58A

Car is ex CR 208219/PRR 112435.

CR 209522- Class X58A

Car is ex PRR and is seen here in January 1995. Car was painted CR-BS.

CR 209524- Class X58A

CR 209524 is seen here in January 1995. CR 209524 is ex CR 208515/PC 208515/PRR 113766.

CR 209524- Class X58A

CR 209524 is ex CR 208515/PC 208515/PRR 113766.

CR 209527 - Class X58A

CR 209527 is seen here in February 1995. Car is ex CR 208345/PRR 113781.

CR 209527- Class X58A

CR 209527 is seen here in September 1994. Car is ex CR 208345/PRR 113781.

CR 209527- Class X58A

Car is ex CR 208345/PRR 113781.

CR 209820- Class X58C

CR 209820 is seen here in May 1994. Car is ex CR 266238/PC 266238/PRR 113085.

CR 209862-Class X58C

CR 209862 is seen here in April 1994. Car is ex CR 266117/PC 266117/PRR 112964, built 2-65 and was deleted by CR on 9/8/94.

CR 209863- Class X58C

CR 209863 is seen here in January 1995. Car is ex CR 266044/PC 266044/PRR 112891.

CR 209863- Class X58C

Car seen here in April 1995. Car is ex CR 266044/PC 266044/PRR 112891.

CR 209863- Class X58C

CR 209863 is seen here in August 1995. Car is ex CR 266044/PC 266044/PRR 112891.

CR 209895-Class X58C

CR 209895 is seen here in January 1995. Car is ex CR 230633/PRR 113069, built 2-65 and was deleted by CR on 4/26/96.

CR 209895-Class X58C

CR 209895 is seen here in Feb of 1995. Car is ex CR 230633/PRR 113069, built 2-65 and was deleted by CR on 4/26/96.

CR 209913- Class X58C

CR 209913 is seen here in February 1995. Car is ex CR 266120/PC 266120/PRR 112967.

CR 209918 - Class X58C

CR 209918 is seen in November of 1993. Car is ex CR 266353/PC 266353/PRR 113200.

CR 209918- Class X58C

Car is ex PRR and is seen here in August 1995. Car is ex CR 266353/PC 266353/PRR 113200.

CR 21227 - Class N21

Conrail caboose Class N21 CR 21227 April 1996

CR 21581 - Class N7A

Conrail caboose Class N7A CR 21581 Winter 1988. CR 21581 ex PC 21581/NYC 20336.

CR 218009 - Class 141B

CR 218009 is seen in fresh paint in March of 1998. Car is ex PC 218009/NYC 54247 and was painted at the Hollidaysburg, PA car shops in the 1990's.

CR 222891- Class B63D

Car is seen here in March 1994.

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