Loaded coal train 850 pauses at Flat Rock to await permission into Bellevue. After shooting the Southern this day, it completed my quest to catch all 20 NS heritage units leading out in the wild. ... (more)
A nice pair of spartan cab locomotives, one GE and one EMD, lead autorack train 272 past one of the many N&W CPL's on this line. Just behind me, the train will duck into Roderfield tunnel.
Stack train 21Q climbs the hill out of the Cuyahoga River valley in downtown Cleveland. It is seen here at Battery Park, just short of the 184 signals. It's a shame that all of the poles and wires... (more)
Loaded coal train 820 streaks through the N&W CPL bracket masts in Ingleside with a huge train in tow.
A pair of pusher units head west through Maybeury, en route to their next assignments.
After making the run from Rocky River to Bellevue, the passenger special is seen sitting at the Mad River Connection in Bellevue. The passengers de-trained here to explore the town and get lunch. ... (more)
NKP 765 leads the excursion to Bellevue over the large trestle in the town of Rocky River. Trailing the steamer is the PRR heritage unit.
A pair of EMD motors are in charge of local L75, seen splitting the intermediate signals at MP321 on the NS Fostoria District.
NKP 765 has passenger extra #956 up to track speed as it rolls east through W.E. North Findlay.
Stack train Q172 rolls past the cemetery just east of Defiance with it's usual topping of BNSF power.
A pair of EMDX demonstrator units pull loaded coal train T411 west through the city of Akron. Both units are SD70ACe's being tested out on CSX property.
Mixed freight 17G works it's way west through the interlocking at CP Leets behind the beautiful PRR heritage unit.
Z5R charges westbound out of Alliance and past the EB home signal displaying a "Limited Clear" for approaching mixed freight M4N. I took a photo with a bit more telephoto showing the train splitti... (more)
Just your typical wide angle shot at Rochester featuring the Penn Central heritage unit leading an empty crude oil train westbound.
Empty crude oil train Z5R snakes into Conway Yard with the New York Central heritage unit on the tail end running as a DPU.