2 railfans I met(standing on the bridge below train) at Sand Patch met up with the K110 Wheeling and Lake Erie ore train waiting for a spot in CSX's Cumberland Yard.
In gorgeous evening sunlight, Wheeling train 663 enters Brittain Yard after having made the trek south from Glenwillow to Akron.
This is a Wheeling and Lake Erie train heading east with loads. The nifty "Rio Grand" paint scheme looks good here.
The Wheeling Toledo train is heading into Lang yard crossing Manhattan Blvd.
Westbound Wheeling on the Wheeling Maumee bridge.
Wheeling train 711 is tied down at Summit Street in Akron, waiting for it's new crew, which will take it up to Firestone for unloading. Up front is one of Wheeling's most recent acquisitions, a fo... (more)
The Wheeling transfer to NS rolls through the yard.
Best Wheeling lashup. Ever. (for me at least!) A matched trio of SD40 variants have the Toledo - Hartland train well in hand as they roll east on the NS Toledo District in Oak Harbor.
Three nice looking W&LE engines lead hoppers of talconite into Cumberland. The locos where fairly clean, the lead engine an SD40-3, and two
SD 40-2's, the center engine an ex KCS loco still spor... (more)
"Bo Bo", the nickname of W&LE SD40-2 #4003, spends the night at Rook Yard.
The Wheeling train to Toledo rolls north over the Portage River.
Wheeling and Lake Erie power leads empties westbound over the Potomac River with Maryland Heights in the background on a beautiful Spring day.
WE 3016 & 101 sit on the main in Yeomans Siding waiting on a outbound crew at Secton Line 30 Rd. as they watch over the remains of the origonal NYC New York to Chicago mainline, now a bike trail a... (more)
WLE 224 leaves Hartland Yard on its route to Toledo.