The power for the eastbound NS 770 loaded coal train lets out some heat, as it works on getting up to speed after heading through Circleville..
CSXT 71 lets out a little smoke as it leads its train of empty hoppers under the old C&O cantilever, which is currently on borrowed time, with its replacement already standing in the foreground.
The NS 218 rounds the bend, passing the CPL's and the new sign that reads "Safest Railroad 21 years running, Lake Division goal, WIN Million Man Hour Bell."
With the NS 9170 leading, and showing a bit of fire damage, the NS 261 rounds the bend, passing close to the storage sheds in the residents backyards.
The westbound Q387 with a SD50 leading makes its way through Fostoria, while the Eastbound signal indicates that in a few moments, yet another train will be headed through. While spending only 4 h... (more)
A westbound Willard Sub train pounds the diamond, crossing over the NS Fostoria District.
The NS 10M eastbound on the Fostoria District, crosses Columbus Ave, and the CSX Columbus Sub, on a very busy afternoon.
A westbound heads under the signal bridge, while a work train hangs out in the siding, by the Columbus Ave crossing.
The eastbound NS 256 meets the westbound 17K with UP power, as they roll down the Fostoria District, with another railfan working on getting his picture by the curve.
Three SD40-2's provide the power for the NS 303, who continues to work on building there train in the yard in Fostoria.
A westbound NS Fostoria District train passes through the Main St. crossing, past the signal, and prepares to cross the CSX Willard Sub, in the late evening.
Still in Conrail paint, the CSXT 7335 splits the signals, as it heads through Fostoria.
A group of railfans hanging out by Poplar St greet the westbound CSX train on the Willard Sub, and prepare to do the same for the eastbound that would show up a few minutes later.
The CSX Q637 passes under the C&O cantilever that protects the NS diamond, soon this scene will be no more, as this signal is on borrowed time, with the foundation already in for its replacement.
The NS 218 crosses the Wheeling and Lake Erie in Chatfield, on the busy Sandusky District.