Blue skies grace southwest Pennsylvania as coke loads from Monessen, PA head West towards Rook over the Sudan Trestle.
As a prelude to National Train Day Toledo 2014 a night photo session was held at the depot. One of the units present was the W&LE 6384 sporting a special NMRA Cleveland convention decal behind th... (more)
After strong storms have passed through the area, the sun makes an appearance just in time for coke loads to head west towards Rook just outside of Charleroi.
An ex Wisconsin Central SD40-2 leads a Wheeling and Lake Erie train out of Bellevue Ohio.
Wheeling 108 leads the ORHS "Loop Trip" excursion train into Smithville, Ohio in the evening sunlight. Catching a non black and orange Wheeling unit on one of these trips is becoming a rarity.
KL94 sits at the South End of CN's Lang Yard in Toledo with an SD40-2 and a pair of former Rio Grande Tunnel Motors still in perfect condition.
A quiet and tranquil scene is framed with the Wheeling 616 passing over the Sudan Viaduct with 93 empty coke hoppers destined for Arcelor Mittal's Monessen Coke Plant. Almost like stepping back in... (more)
A four pack of Wheeling Geeps lead local 565 from Akron to Brewster. They are seen here passing through the small village of Middlebranch, only a few miles outside of Canton.
Geeeerroninmoo!! The first coke train in 6 years passes over the 190 ft. tall Mingo Creek Viaduct at Crookham, PA. The PA 43 Turnpike towers above on the twin Joe Montana Bridges, at... (more)
Westland turn crests the hill en route to the MarkWest plant.
W&LE 3068, 6384, 3067, and 302 lead train 212 east through Scio, Ohio, on August 10th, 2013.
Wheeling and Lake Erie manifest, with a former GM lease power leading, sits waiting for a new crew before heading up the Toledo District.
WE 6311 heads back towards Rook, passing through the backwoods of Avella.
A pair of tiger stripes lead the Westland turn past Millers Run Rd.
W&LE engines 6310, 107, and 6352 pull into Brewster Yard from the east after spotting some tankcars in the New Cumberland siding about 20 miles away.