On a picture perfect Fall day, the Wheeling's 520 job is seen about to cross Westfield Road near Creston, Ohio as the crew makes a run west for Spencer with a short cut of hoppers in tow.
W&LE SD40-2 7003 leads the westbound Toledo train through the small community of Creston, OH.
Westbound Erie Railroad train 5 The Lake Cities with in the lead Alco PA-1 856, with EMD E8(A) 823 in two-tone green Erie Railroad passenger colors,crossing the Nickel Plate Road tracks at Cresto... (more)
WE 6381 leads a westbound mixed freight past the Creston "West Switch" in some nice evening light. For years the 6381 wore the maroon/silver EMD demonstrator paint, but after having a total overha... (more)
A trio of standard cab EMD locomotives lead a lengthy Q394 mixed freight eastbound through Creston. A few miles from here, the trailing unit would die and cause the train to be stranded.
The second run of the Orrville Railroad Historical Society special from Orrville to Lodi is heading back to Orrville in this view south of Creston.
Beautiful morning sun catches Wheeling 228 rolling through Creston on the way to Brewster.
CSX hotshot Q136 rounds the curve, blasting into Creston behind a pair of matched AC4400CW's. This is one of few curves left with fall foliage still clinging on.
A classic quartet of EMD's has this intermodal rolling fast through Creston, OH past fall colors on the other side of the Wheeling & Lake Erie right of way in the background.
The Santa Express roars past on its way back to Orrville, Ohio. Note that CSX's New Castle Subdivision runs parallel for a couple miles here.
Going past a dilapidated section house, 4025 is about to enter the town of Creston.
Train 771 (crew B) heads west with two leasers for power.
WE 227 is led by the only ex-CN unit on the system through Creston on its way to Hartland. Other engines in the consist were an old EMD and an ex-UP.
Wheeling and Lake Erie train 237 passes CP Creston on the Brewster Subdivision headed for CSX at Willard.