A Norfolk & Western (former Nickel Plate Road) yard scene in 1978 featuring a stranger from the West.
Westbound TPW freight is seen rolling past the depot at Remington. The train went east to the Hoosier Lift, swapped cars and will rin back west to the yard at Effner.
With CSX having only 20 ACe's on the roster one leading
is definitely an oddity. A dirty 4836 leads Q226 north into Indiana as it crosses the Ohio River.
Union Pacific heads west with coal empties on the NS Chicago Line while CSS works a cut of cars under the NICTD catenary system on the South Shore Line. The two right-of-ways are 55' apart at this... (more)
A South Shore freight is preparing to proceed west again on the main, after pulling out a cut of cars from the Burns Harbor siding.
Norfolk Southern stack trains 20T passes NS 21T at Clymers, IN on the Wabash line during the late Fall afternoon of 10/09/16.
.......Adam Farence Photo.
This cabbage-stacked 2-6-2 started life in 1919 at the Florala Saw Mill Company and later the Alger-Sullivan Lumber Company’s Escambia Railroad before being placed on display in 1954. It was resto... (more)
EJ&E SD38-2 661 leads CN L515 east through Gary.
Mention East Broad Top to the average railfan, and their thoughts will generally go to the time capsule that is Orbisonia/Rockhill Furnace and the stable of six narrow gauge Mikados that were left... (more)
Two Small Heislers
Two of the smallest Heislers extant stand together at the Whitewater Valley Railroad at Connersvile, Indiana. They were purchased from the Maggie Valley tourist ... (more)
NS 2605 leads an ethanol train past the Pine Manor Feed Mill at New Paris, Indiana.
A 1981 trip to the Midwest included a few absolutely miserable weather days in the Ohio River Valley. One of the biggest prizes on those days was a chance to photograph one of seven Alco S5’s ever... (more)
Southern Indiana S2M 103 switches Essroc's Speed, IN facility.
Beautifully restored and painted in its rightful owners scheme, Milwaukee Road SD10 #532 leads the second section from Connersville to Metamora, IN past Dearborn Tower just outside town.