The NS 308 heads out of the woods and back into the open, as the trees begin to start showing some fall colors, on a bright and sunny afternoon.
The 234 rolls down the Lockbourne Siding, preparing to work Rickenbacker.
With MOW shutting down the Northern Sub during most of the daylight hrs on the weekdays, I was more then happy to see the Q635 roll by, though I would of been a little more happy if I would of bee... (more)
Rolling through CP Craft, the NS 186 lets out quite a lot of heat, as the crew begins to prepare to stop at the next signal.
A long NS 194 with 7 engines, but only the first 4 are running, prepares to head by stop signal on the other side of the overpass at restricted speed, while some fall colors begin to show.
Having just arrived, the NS 234 rolls past the grain elevator on the Lockbourne siding, preparing to drop off a few containers, as well as pick up a few before continuing the trip east.
A GP10 and a Super 7 spends the weekend on the Blacklick Siding.
The NS 234 heads over the SR 32/SR 124 overpass, and by the signs next to the US 23 exit ramp.
The Q310 heads under the old C&O signal bridge, and passes by the westbound signals at Robbins.
The trees begin to show off some fall color, as the NS 857 with a single former Conrail C40-8W for power rolls through Southern Franklin County, with some hit and miss light.
The NS 218 rounds the bend just as the sun peaks out from behind a cloud, past a soybean field that is beginning to show some fall color.
The NS 857 heads over what in its former life was a double track bridge over the Scioto River, but for some reason the NW removed the 2nd main through Chillicothe, and most of Ross County.
Eastbound coal loads head by the classic C&O signals at Vauces, while this years soybean crop awaits harvest.
The engine on the NS 272 shows some damage to the plow and the steps on the engineers side, this train was involved in a grade crossing accident at Peachblow Road, where the driver was driving a s... (more)
Curving through town, the NS 194 prepares to pass the Chillicothe signal, and head under the Main St overpass.