Cleveland to Pittsburgh traffic on the Cleveland Line

         Passenger

Amtrak trains 29 & 30, 43 & 44.

         Intermodal

The following trains traveled on this segment in 1994:
Mail-8M: Chicago, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Morrisville, NJ

 

The following trains were observed between Pittsburgh and Alliance, OH in 1996
TV-2
between Chicago and Morrisville, NJ
TV-22
between Chicago and Baltimore
TVLA between North Bergen, NJ and Los Angeles via BNSF
Mail-22
Mail-44 between East St. Louis and Kearney, NJ
PIHO between Pittsburgh and Houston, TX, via UP

         Coal

Pittsburgh area to NE Indiana steel mills

Pittsburgh to Detroit area via Toledo for power generation

The following trains were observed between Pittsburgh and Alliance, OH in 1996:
CWO-9 empty coal hoppers

         Steel

Ingots: Pittsburgh to NE Indiana

Ore Pellets from Ashtabula to Weirton, WV, via Cleveland and Alliance, OH

         Automotive

Detroit to destinations along the ex-PRR line in both western and eastern PA

         Grain

 

         Chemicals

 

         Oil and other tanks

 

         General Merchandise

The following trains traveled on this segment in 1994:
PIEL & ELPI: Pittsburgh (Conway) and Elkhart
PIPR: Pittsburgh (Conway) and Proviso Yard (Chicago ex-CNW)
PIBR: Pittsburgh (Conway) and Belt Railway of Chicago (BR handles SP & BN transfers)

The following trains were observed between Pittsburgh and Alliance, OH in 1996
BUPI and PIBU between Buffalo and Pittsburgh
PISE (and the reverse?) between Pittsburgh and Selkirk, NY

         Local Peddlers