Power for NYC's Cincinnati to New York Ohio State Limited is ready to back down to its train.
Rear of NMRA Convention special passing under Southern Railway bridge
The NMRA Convention special entering Cincinnati Union Terminal
The NMRA Convention special approaching Cincinnati Union Terminal; Carew Tower dimly visible through the haze to the left of the Southern bridge.
Westbound freight passing the NMRA Convention special as it returns to Cincinnati
Open-air viewing on the NMRA Convention special as it returns to Cincinnati
NMRA special ready to depart (George Hamlin was on board---see his photos leaving CUT that same morning---although it would be another 35 years before we would know each other.)
Eastbound freight passing NMRA Convention special
NMRA Convention special departing CUT and passing under the Southern bridge to Ludlow, Kentucky
NMRA Convention special departing CUT and about to pass under the Southern bridge to Ludlow, Kentucky
Left to right: CUT switcher; NYC 303, B&O 1
EMD E-9A (1947) New York Central 4096 (repowered 2x fr orig E-7)
The sun sets on the "Hickory Creek" as the "Twentieth Century Limited" departs Harmon. In six months, the Century will be gone.
Looks good going away, also!