NS ex CR, SOO, HLCX ex SP, and a fresh dip CSX SD-40-2 make for lots of color on this CSX train.
Powder River coal on U995 and Detroit autos on Q216 pass in Akron.
CSX Merchandise freight runns past the Morton Salt plant in Rittman, Ohio. It has an od concidence of both locomotives having the same 4 digits in their road number, though completely different ty... (more)
Four roads are depicted here: CSX, ABC, Canal, and bike path. Stack train taken from the new Tuscarawas Ave. bridge, before fences. On the left is the Akron Barberton Cluster Railway. Left of the... (more)
CSX U839 derailment, R.J. Corman shoves the hoppers off to the side to get the main line open again. Photo taken fron I-76 bridge
Q383 passes several of the cars from Monday's vandal caused derailment. Notice the base of a former Erie RR water tank behind the units.
A three train meet sees Q226 with a HLCX pair pass Q383 with BNSF power and the Y101 local working the industry with a CSX road slug set. 7 units, 6 paint schemes!
A nice pair of WE GP-35's split the former B&O CPL's with an empty Niles coal train.
Aftermath of vandals putting ties on the tracks. That's the power off Q226 in the background pulling two rerailed cars west.
Akron Barberton Cluster RR job heads for the W&LE connection.
A local works the Valley yard in Akron with a pair of blue geeps.
Conrail local had paused for just a moment, then pulled out on a bitter cold night.