The car shop and bowl yard at CSX's Queensgate yard is a busy place. K587 sits in the foreground waiting for a new crew at Hopple Street. Shot from a DJI Phantom 2 Vision + drone.
A clash of horsepower: A W&LE yard job kicks cars at the west end of Brewster Yard as the Amish wait patiently to cross the tracks at Alabama Ave. The profile of the former Southern GP35 is a st... (more)
One of the two remaining unpatched CNW locomotives leads westbound intermodal train Q137 past the intermediate signal at Barberton, Ohio. The track at left belongs to the Akron Barberton Cluster R... (more)
A Cincinnati Dinner Train Brunch Special cruises along the former Conrail/PC/PRR Oasis Secondary, approaching St. Andrews Street with 1950-built former C&O GP7 55 on the point. For more informatio... (more)
A BNSF tank snake, probably empty, pulls out of Willard Yard into the sunset on its way back home.
A Wheeling & Lake Erie manifest heads west out of Akron with former Rio Grande GP40-3 #302 leading. It's seen passing the Akron Symphony on a beautiful Spring afternoon.
Canadian Pacific train 241 heads west on the NS Huntington District in late afternoon light past the signals at the east end of Blakeslee siding.
NS 26N pulls out of Rickenbacker to set off its first set of cars in the yard as a fairly fresh Union Pacific ES44AC #8200 leads todays NS 26N
With a good sized train of interchange from NS at Montpelier a classic pair of sequentially numbered Geeps (1602 & 1601) highball west on the Indiana Northeastern main.
And now, a different view and consist with a locomotive I have shot and ridden behind more times than I can count: CNRY GP7 55, formerly I&O 55 and C&O 5704. As some know, I work for the Cincinnat... (more)
A colorful mix of BNSF locomotives in 3 different paint schemes haul empty crude oil tank cars westbound through Barberton Ohio, along the CSX New Castle Subdivision
Q355 with a diverse mix of power heads westbound through Barberton Ohio. In the foreground is a yard for a small shortline/ industrial railroad, the Akron Barberton Cluster Railway.