Empty ethanol tanks head west with a CSX GEVO in the lead
A CSX autorack features an SD50 on the point. This is a welcome change from the seemingly endless parade of GEVOs seen on CSX rails.
2 SOO Line SD60's lead Q380 through Berea.
After being in storage for about 8 months, SOO Line SD60's have returned to service. Here two of them lead Q381 west through Berea.
Norfolk Southern 15N approaching the interlocking at CP 194 in Berea
A CSXT Dash 8 widecab leads Q161 through Berea with less than an hour until sunset
A red and silver BNSF dash 9 leads Q380-15 through Berea in the snow.
NS' Bellevue-Cleveland-Bellevue turn sweeps eastbound towards Rockport Yard at CP 194. On the point today is one of Wheeling's DRGW-painted tunnel motors.
An interesting sight to see in Berea interlocking - one of Wheeling & Lake Erie's two DRGW-painted tunnel motors leads NS train 364 (Bellevue - Rockport - Bellevue turn) eastbound, paying back hor... (more)
A pair of GE's are in command of today's Q377, which roars past what once was the Station Restaurant and the "Berean" coach.
11G west at Berea
The new power for 68Q passes Berea Tower as it is backed into the siding onto the train. The two SD75's that brought the train into Berea were cut off and assigned to go west on 11G.
145 rolls under the westbound signals in Berea with a pure CN lash-up of SD75I 5733 and SD70I 5602.
NS 68Q sits tied down in the North Controlled Siding at Berea with BNSF 8283 and 8256. The power will be cut off and replaced by an NS dash 9 and a BNSF dash 9. The two SD75's will then be assig... (more)
CSX Manifest Q377 more often than not sports Union Pacific power, but this edition features a pair of CSXT locomotives instead.