Fellow RP member Richard Thompson and fellow railfan buddy Jacob Trenn strike a wave to the crew of Q090 as it passes through Conneaut.
After delivering a short train to the harbor, four units head back lite.
After making a meet with eastbound 310, westbound 309 sails over the former Nickel Plate trestle.
ON HOME RAILS! In another 15 seconds, this shot would not have been possible. The gates were already down for the northbound B&LE train approaching that would have blocked my view. Phew! Thank... (more)
Trio of Bessemer motors grind through the curves as they lug 74 loads up the grade headed for Bessemer. This was a momentary lull in the major snow squalls.
This Bessemer & Lake Erie SD9 (former DMIR 136) is probably working the yard just north of here. Note that we have three moving trains here, two up on the Penn Central main.
Pulling into conneaut with some cars for Bessemer.
A pair of AC6000's and a Gevo lead a eastbound container train through Conneaut.
BLE 902 and three sisters begin there journey to North Bessemer as they take a loaded ore train southbound out of Conneaut.
After dropping the 862 at the harbor and adding the 866 to the consist, the 0900 morning crew out of Greenville prepares to assemble a loaded ore train bound for the URR at North Bessemer.
After being skunked by the BLE and actually NS CSX and GE all day the Bessemer finally runs south in the late afternoon with a 5 unit light power move. The last 2 engines are a pair of CSX wide bo... (more)
A trio of Bessemer EMDs add a bright splash of color to an otherwise dreary day as they depart Conneaut with a loaded ore train.
A CN (BLE) southbound departs from the Conneaut dock passing underneath the NKP trestle as it begins its' journey south toward Greenville.
NS 309 glides across the NKP trestle over the Conneaut Creek and a BLE northbound.