The Erie heritage is about to pass under the former Erie mainline at Brady Lake as it leads Allentown, PA to Elkhart, IN freight train 11K west.
Switching tank cars at Crowley Tar Products.
573 is about to duck beneath the Lake Rockwell Road overpass with the Lackawanna heritage motor up front. The track off to the left is the former EB LE&P mainline track. The bridge abutments barel... (more)
65N prepares to duck beneath the former Erie Railroad mainline in Brady Lake, OH with the Illinois Terminal heritage unit up front.
Bellevue-bound, 11V darts beneath the old EL mainline, now operated by the ABC Railway. Only 188 miles to Salamanca...
15K races west towards Cleveland as it heads under the old Erie Mainline.
NS 25Z flies westbound through Brady Lake at trackspeed, kicking up a cloud of snow. In the far background, BRADY Tower can be seen peaking through the trees. This tower is now used as storage for... (more)
NS RP-E4C slug 701 leads a rail train east through Brady Lake, Ohio. The sun has made a brief appearance as the train kicks up some "lake powder" deposited earlier in the afternoon.
Q358 has a nice KCS/BNSF/CSX trio this day as it heads east through Brady Lake,Ohio. These white KCS units are rare in NE Ohio.
Almost exactly three years ago I photographed this engine near Pittsburgh. Surprisingly, 8441 is still in Conrail colors and looks pretty good for being over 15 years old.
This old telegraph pole still stands after years of being taken out of sevice. The old EL main can be seen to the left.
A westbound mixed bag rolls under what is left of the old EL main line. The old EL line still sees a couple of trains a year in the form of excursions out of Kent, OH.
John Deere's move east.
Brady Lake is an interesting location on the Cleveland Line where the former Erie main bridged the PRR Cleveland Line. There is still one track on this bridge, but it appears to be sparsely used.