NS manifest 34N heads east on the Chicago Line behind a standard cab Dash 8 on a cold February morning. In the distance past the I-280 bridge can be seen the westbound home signals for CP 285.
An NS empty hopper train heads east at milepost 283 on the Chicago in morning sunlight.
A southbound CSX grain train, consisting of all CSX covered hoppers, passes through Glendale, Ohio, as snow begins to fall on February 12th, 2015. Power for this train is ES44ACs 3175 and 956, as ... (more)
Q501 starts to make the turn from the Garrett Sub to the Toledo Sub with a Santa Fe warbonnet Dash 9 leading a mixed collection of CSX power.
Snow reveals the hillside towering over Coalton, Ohio as the Ohio South Central makes its way through town. Coalton was once a busy rail-town with the CH&D and B&O lines coming together here. The ... (more)
The new CSX Geometry train power along with their 2 car train rests at CSX Walbridge yard.
Norfolk Southern intermodal train 21Q heads west into the evening sun with the Southern Railway heritage locomotive 8099 leading.
A more than 7 hour late westbound Lakeshore limited is meeting hot mail train 20E (which itself is only an hour or so later than usual) alongside NS Toledo yard.
CCET with its ex-Alaskan GP49 proceeds west passing a Clermont County water tower in the evening light. CCET works the west end of the N&W Peavine from Claire to Afton and services the Huhtamaki ... (more)
Since NS been using the Fort Wayne Line foreign power leaders is common. NS 66Z oil train with a trio of UP SD9043AC's brings it's train to the Cleveland Line.
Before their own power was roadworthy, the Cincinnati East Terminal leased RJ Corman GP38 #3863 for their first couple of months of operations on the old N&W Peavine. Here we see RJCC 3863 crossin... (more)
The Conrail heritage unit leads NS 205 west as it crosses over the Cuyahoga River valley as a light snow continues to fall in Cleveland.