A southbound NS manifest departs Gest Street Yard with a high hood for a second unit.
Looking out over the nose of L&N E7 760, this is the view from the fireman’s seat as train 6, the New Orleans-Cincinnati “Humming Bird” approaches its final stop at CUT in the Queen City. The trai... (more)
Cincinnati Union Terminal looms in the background as 179 builds their train at Gest Street Yard, led by the Nickel Plate Road heritage unit. Casey Thomason photo, copyright Norfolk Southern Corpo... (more)
Part of an equipment display for the 1966 NMRA convention in Cincinnati, restored C&O Ten-Wheeler 377 was spotted (albeit somewhat cramped) at the end of the passenger concourse at CUT. Today, thi... (more)
Full House In The Pit & Ready Tracks
A little slice of history: This is the American Freedom Train on display at Cincinnati. In the background is Riverfront Stadium (later Cinergy Field), home of the Reds. This was a memorable year, ... (more)
C&O E8 4016 at Cincinnati, June 1967 - Bob Drake photo, collection of Tom Sink
Northbound Louisville to Toldeo train passing thru CT Junction on the elevated trackage in downtown Cincy.This area like much on Cincy has many CPL signals.
Northbound transfer has just passed thru CT Junction on the elevated trackage in downtown Cincy.
A trio of UP motors are a little outnumbered by the CSX contingent at the Queensgate engine facility. The 7572 and its mate will drop the other GE's off shortly and then head for their outbound Q3... (more)
Headed for Queensgate
A couple of pushers shove hard on the rear of a southbound NS grain load as a CSX northbound crosses the adjacent bridge.
A "horsehead" Dash 9 roars up the incline toward the Ohio River Bridge with the Cincinnati skyline in the distance.