Running less than 5 minutes behind schedule, the westbound Cardinal accelerates from the fuel stop in Russell, wasting no time enroute to the next destination of South Portsmouth, KY.
As the sunsets a coal train just out of Russell crosses a small bridge.
Daily manifest Q313 has just left Russell westbound for Cincinnati, crossing the Little Sandy River at Greenup with quite a unique lashup. An NS Dash 8, an Iowa, Chicago, and Eastern SD40-2, and a... (more)
Easing toward downtown Greenup to meet a relief crew from Russell, a clean BNSF SD70ACe leads an empty coal train along C&O's Northern Subdivision from Columbus to Russell. The train will be loade... (more)
After a slow journey from Columbus via C&O's Northern Subdivision, an eastbound empty coal train rolls along the Ohio River at Greenup, KY sporting a pair of BNSF EMD's. The cleaner, ACe and its 7... (more)
Enroute to CSX Russel Yard to be broken up, CSX train Q634 makes his way East under the Lerita RD overpass branching off of US RT 23. When Q634 arrives in Russel, the train is broken up and distri... (more)
After being recrewed on the passenger main at Russell, westbound coal loads for the Toledo Docks blur by Greenup on the C&O Northern Subdivision.
After stopping in Huntington, the CSX Office car special is deadheading to Jacksonville, crossing the Little Sandy River near Greenup, KY.
Anticipation at Greenup.. An eastbound silhouettes the signal bridge at the Olivers intermediate.
Columbus bound mixed freight, CSX Q635 passes under the intermediate at "Dupont" east of Grenup.
Westbound Cincinnati bound grain empties knock down the distinctive C&O signal bridge at "Riverton" going from triple to double track.
Eastbound CSX G880 passes under the C&O signal bridge at CP "Greenup" on CSX's Northern Subdivision.
CSX 8523 heads under a old C&O signal bridge.
At dusk, CSX 5290 East ducks under the aging C&O signal bridge at Greenup.