After waiting for traffic on the Toledo Sub to clear, Norfolk Southern train 17K charges west on the former Nickel Plate Road through Leipsic, Ohio with a quartet of BNSF locomotives leading the w... (more)
Northbound DTI train about to divert from B&O trackage rights onto DTI rails near Leipsic
An eastbound NS autorack train hammers the diamond with the CSX ex-B&O Toledo Subdivision in Leipsic on a sunny winter afternoon, passing the classic B&O CPL signals and the interlocking tower, th... (more)
LOCX 2944 sits on the wye in Leipsic, Ohio.
Breaking up the monotony of GE widecabs, two leased EMD's provide the muscle for Q365, pounding the diamond at Leipsic Junction and passing under the soon-to-be-replaced CPL's guarding the NKP/B&O... (more)
A pair of GP 40's led a northbound DTI train on B&O trackage rights into Leipsic, OH, where it will regain it's own rails for the trip to Flat Rock.
Northbound Z009 illuminates the classic B&O cantilever guarding Tower XN at Leipsic. The foundation for the new northbound signals is in place, its only a matter of time...
Hazy late Summer sunrise at XN /RO Tower, which protected the NKP / B&O diamond in Leipsic.
Q241 pounds the NS diamonds as CSX 7640 leads the train south as it passes under the B&O signal cantilever at Leipsic Junction. The cantilever is on borrowed time as a new signal base is already i... (more)
Q501 rumbles across the NKP with CSX 688 in charge of a large train. Also providing power is a random CSX D8 and NREX 8628, 2706, 2683, 2734, and 2711 all in SP paint.
OC 4030 leads IORY 5012 and a short LNL into Leipsic to do some work before continuing on to Delta.
In the very last moments of sunlight on this day, NS 145 with the Erie heritage units begins to accelerate out of the siding at Leipsic after a meet with an eastbound freight.
A southbound coal train makes good time as it pounds the diamond with the NS at Leipsic, OH with relics of the past still standing guard.
I turned around on my way home as soon as I saw this guy, not often SD40-2's lead coal trains so we drove back the way we came to 153.6 and shot E255 splitting the last B&O CPL's north of Lima on ... (more)
Q517 crosses the NKP at Leipsic Jct. with a rough looking D8 in the lead.