Passing the Ludlow station; easy to see that the grade begins in earnest at the south end of the Ohio River bridge. That's the Cincinnati Union Terminal's dome, at left, and Hughes High School hi... (more)
A Loram rail grinder douses sparks it left on its first pass of the big trestle at Ludlow.
A trio of BNSF locos leading an NS freight north across the last trestle before reaching the Ohio River catches the golden rays of the setting sun.
Three big GEs lug a heavy coiled steel train over the first trestle south of the Ohio River.
A northbound NS freight crosses the final trestle on Erlanger Hill before reaching the Ohio River as the houses of Ludlow, KY, shine in the afternoon sun.
Under cloudy autimn skies, an NS steel coil train heads up Erlanger Hill over the first of several impressive steel trestles.
Pulling the southbound Triple Crown up Erlanger Hill
Catching the early evening air on the climb up Erlanger Hill
Southbound M43 passing under the old footbridge at Crescent Springs
K-Line Stacks heading uphill