CSX K459 rolls through North Cabin in the summer morning light
The sun is up, but hasn't yet had the time to burn off the nights fog on an unseasonably cool August morning. Soon the fog will be gone and 6414 and partner slug will be back at work out of Patio ... (more)
The Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus Train makes its final appearance in the town of Winchester as it splits the classic L&N scene at the control point at North Cabin. After 146 year... (more)
A trio of SD-50's bring a loaded coal train from Ravenna off the EK to head south towards Corbin.
Having just dropped it's consist at Patio and run around the wye, 2222 eases onto the "cab" track to tie down next to another mother/slug set stationed in Winchester. 6900 is looking dow... (more)
C 701 led by 2222 has just received permission into "Patio". The mother/slug set will pull into the yard, and run back past it's consist to the wye to tie down for the day shortly after ... (more)
After dropping off a set of cars at the yard at Patio, CSX Q539 gets back underway as they pass by the L&N Searchlight signals at North Cabin
CSX C706 exits off the EK Sub and onto the CC as it shoves northward by the signals at Patio so it can grab Q539s cars in the KY Pass to eventually shuffle around in the yard.
Another day on the L&NTime freight Q539 has made it's first set off of cars at Patio Yard in Winchester and is now back on the move heading south towards Corbin, while local C706 ha... (more)
Southern No. 630 leads an NS 21st Century Steam excursion through Winchester, KY. TVRM's 2-8-0 put on a spectacular show and was amazing to catch out on the mainline. She's one big and powerful ... (more)
Heeling into the curve this southbound pig train pays no attention to the yard as it races south.
A string of light power sits outside the yard. It gets tempting to do a little Photoshop work here. That CSXT is very light and could just disappear but the evidence of hard use is undeniable. ... (more)
A former Conrail SD80MAC leads a southbound unit coal train down the former L&N "KY" main at Patio, KY. The milepost indicates the distance to Cincinnati. The "KC" prefix notes... (more)
Looking good back when these were common and "toasters" were a new novelty.
Not exactly the most attractive specimen I've ever ran across...