Westbound on ex AC&Y tracks
Colorful consist of BNSF 9275, CSX 9026, and UP 5184 head this coke train west. Note local D763 gaining in the distance
Chessie track geometry train heads east.
Crew's exchange waves as eastbound ore from Lorain passes a westbound from New Castle.
CUVA 365 leads one of the first trains from Akron to Canton, Ohio.
Westbound on ex AC&Y track
A Chessie freight passes the remains of the Erie Lackawanna McCoy St yard in Akron, now used only for junk car storage.
Crew's exchange waves as eastbound B&O C-3949 passes westbound with a pair of Western Maryland F7's in the consist.
We see our share of BNSF power through here, but usually not these interesting units.BN 9244 and 9208 are still "pure" BN.
A C&O U-boat and WM F7A 7157 head south for Warwick, then west for Willard.
CSX GP-40-2's 6105 and 6318- both still in Chessie colors- bracket D&H GP-39-2 7403.
The rail has spread,1 truck is on the ground,and the track foreman sizes up the situation
A hard shot due to early morning shadows and weeds,but items of interest include the B&O train is a detour move on the ex Erie,the CR ex EL unit is on the ex PC and while "CR'd" still carries it's... (more)
On an overcast hazy day pure first generation power in the form of a GP-9 and Western Maryland F7A's 7176 and 7149 head west through downtown Akron.