The W&LE "Gas Turn" gets ready to head out of Rook Yard.
W&LE GP35-3 2662 leads two other engines and 82 cars east past the Pittsburgh Jct switch on the W&LE Rook Sub on the morning of January 18th, 2014. The signals at Pittsburgh Jct have not been used... (more)
WE 6381 shoves back into mini plant as it passes by some purple flowers in Bellevue.
Wheeling and Lake Erie 6382 switching Rook
WLE 4003, 6353, 103, 302 sit in front of the Rook yard office
WE 6383 EMD SD40-2 "J.J. Gonzales" heads west through Prairie Road in Bellevue, OH on the Lake Shore Connection to wye the train and head west to Toledo.
Getting an earlier start than usual, the crew aboard the WE 6354 eases their train down to a stop to wait out cross traffic at Ironville. Todays train is led by a matching trio of SD40-2's, a rath... (more)
WE 6383 EMD SD40-2 "J.J. Gonzales" pauses at Hartland Yard on the point of WE 223 bound for Toledo. This train will work Hartland Yard, and pick up paper work before departing for Toledo. Veteran ... (more)
A trio of W&LE locomotives power a short west bound mixed freight towards Bellevue Ohio. In lead is an ex Rio Grande SD40T-2.
W&LE engines 303, 302, 4001, and 4003 lead train 212 through Conotton, Ohio, on 8/24/13. 303 and 302 are still in Rio Grande paint schemes.
It was always fun chasing the WLE when they would run the ore trains to Baltimore via the old B&O route. Pictured here westbound with tunnel motors 5413 and 5391 in trail.
WLE 3068 receives its TW out of Rook as the cross the Whiskey Run Viaduct across the parkway West
WLE going over of the Sudan Bridge.
In the last light of an early autumn evening, the westbound Wheeling & Lake Erie trackage rights train splits the original Wheeling & Lake Erie searchlights at Williston.