CSX train Q200 heads east over the diamonds at Deshler in early morning sun. It's always nice to get a standard cab leading.
Sunset on the former B&O near Hamler.
While the scenery is lacking compared to home, you can't beat the sunrises and sunsets on the flat lands. Eastbound Q train heads toward Deshler at Sunset.
Phosphate loads for the south are seen here moving eastbound through Holgate.
Stack train Q150 is rolling on through the farmlands of Northwest Ohio as it is seen here, at a quiet grade crossing west of Standley.
Stack train Q172 rolls past the cemetery just east of Defiance with it's usual topping of BNSF power.
A meet with four class 1 railroads. Westbound empty reefer train CSX L091 swings around the curve on track 1 with a meet with the loaded crude oil train CSX K010 on track 2 just west of Albion, IN... (more)
With a light snowfall blanketing the region, a westbound container train rounds the hill on track 2 between Hicksville, Ohio and St. Joe, IN.
A trio of South Shore GP38-2's head west on trackage rights on the CSX ex-B&O mainline in Gary Indiana on their way to East Chicago Yard
An assortment of class one power including BNSF 762, CSXT 8572 and NS 9976 approach an area on the old B&O Chicago Line known as the Blue Grass Cut.
In near whiteout conditions, an eastbound coal train makes its way through the S-curve between Kimmell and Albion, IN.
K381 glides by the grain elevator in Standley, heading onward and westward towards Garrett.
Timing is everything! With the sun dipping lower in the sky and a westbound fast approaching, it would take a little luck to pull off "one more shot." Just as the rear of the westbound cleared, t... (more)
R648 (one of two currently rerouted trains that use the B&O trackage through Garrett, Willard, New Castle, etc.) is seen at Hicksville Hill, just west of the Ohio/Indiana border.
Q500 comes blasting into the small town of Holgate, thundering past the old depot and miscellaneous junk surrounding it.