Like a phantom out of the past, ex-SP SD45T-2 No. 9400, now in the employ of Indiana & Ohio, heads back to home rails after delivering a transfer here at Queensgate Yard. Note the placement of the... (more)
NS 9345 South, an intermodal train headed down the CNO&TP, makes its way through Gest St. Yard toward the Ohio River and the Cincinnati Southern Bridge.
With the Cincinnati skyline in the distance, C&O 8272 sits in the Queensgate engine pit next to CSXT 6401, former C&O 4263. The beautifully restored B30-7 is heading for the Lake Shore Railway Mu... (more)
As NS 6755 North changes crews on the mainline, a 251 RoadRailer heads through the yard on its way south.
A southbound NS coiled steel train meets a 264 RoadRailer as it roars upgrade on the Cincinnati Southern Bridge. Below the two NS trains, a northbound CSX manifest makes its way toward Queensgate ... (more)
As a northbound NS manifest in the foreground comes off the Cincinnati Southern Bridge, a CSX vehicle train rolls through CT Junction on its way to Queensgate Yard.
As NS 9964 North creeps up the yard lead, his conductor throws the switch in front of him and waits to board. On the mainline tracks, another grain empty and a 216 out of Jacksonville, FL, wait to... (more)
Loram DC2 is part of the ballast-cleaning rig; this is the unit that moves the rig along the right of way. Here it's parked at Queensgate Yard, having worked on the CSX.
A fairly new CN GEVO leads a southbound NS freight under the CPLs at Winton Place on its way to Gest Street Yard.
NS GP38-2 No. 5134 idles on the switcher spur as a 264 RoadRailer wisks past it on the mainline.
Not long after sundown, with NS 251 and 264 RoadRailers in the foreground, a lone SD40 brings CSX grain empties up one of the "passes" into Queensgate Yard.
An AC44 with self-steering trucks leads a northbound CSX manifest under the Cincinnati Southern Bridge. An NS steel train on the bridge has a gaggle of CSX clamshell cars in its consist.
Stretching all the way back to the Ohio River, an NS 264 RoadRailer crawls toward the north yard as it departs Cincinnati at dusk.
The Cincinnati Bell connector makes the final right turn back towards its resting place before it has to begin its next run.
Exotic foods, an avid bus and streetcar transit system, and a great place to meet new people. If your a railfan that enjoys passenger trains as much as freight, you could likely spend your entire ... (more)