Running "wrong" main, a 142 train led by an SD70M-2 meets a 117 train departing Gest Street Yard on the approach to the Ohio River Bridge.
Just before sunset, a unit steel train out of Middletown, OH, roars up the approach to the Ohio River Bridge with two elephant-style EMD C-Cs leading the way.
Late in the day, a dwarf CPL signal protects one of the three main line tracks at the south end of Queensgate Yard as a southbound manifest waits for traffic ahead to clear.
NS 7705 South climbs the steep approach to the Ohio River Bridge as a 282 stack train holds on Main One.
Acting as manned helper, ES44DC No. 7549 pushes hard on the rear of a heavy manifest as it climbs the approach to the Ohio River Bridge southbound out of Gest Street Yard.
Returning to Gest Street Yard after pushing a southbound train up Erlanger Hill, GP50 No. 5520 comes down Main 2 with a 218 train on Main One and a southbound CSX manifest departing Queensgate Yar... (more)
A CSX manifest approaches the south end of Queensgate Yard, passing under a southbound NS steel train and a 264 RoadRailer changing crews at Gest Street Yard.
As a southbound NS freight departs Gest Street Yard, a CSX vehicle train arrives at Queensgate.
Late in the day, a northbound CSX manifest nearly two miles long approaches the south end of Queensgate Yard. At right in the distance, the same train comes off the Ohio River Bridge.
A pair of DC GEVOs leads a northbound NS manifest off the Ohio River Bridge as the tail end of a CSX vehicle train enters Queensgate Yard.
As a northbound NS manifest heads into Gest Street Yard from Kentucky, a CSX vehicle train out of Louisville negotiates the curves at CT Junction.
A GP59 pushing hard on the rear of a southbound manifest crosses over US Hy. 50 as another freight enters Gest Street Yard.
A northbound CSX manifest curves its way through CT Junction in Cincinnati with NS' Ohio River Bridge and CNO&TP main line at Ludlow, KY, in the foreground.
As a loaded barge makes its way up-river, a southbound NS freight heads for Kentucky out of Gest Street Yard.
The conductor on the Ivorydale Job steps off his shoving platform (caboose) to give Q226 the once-over.