CEFX SD40-2s 3119 and 3175 hold west of Godsend with Walbridge bound Q200-29, waiting for traffic to clear ahead in the busy town of Fostoria.
With a fresh recrew out of Russell, eastbound manifest Q698-15 heads south on the Big Sandy Subdivision, passing the northbound C&O era mast signal at WD Cabin just south of Catlettsburg.
This one's for Ben. The sun rises on the 5th anniversary of the earthquake that tragically claimed so many lives in Haiti, including a Lutheran seminarian and my friend, Ben Larson. The first tr... (more)
CEFX 1569 and RLK 4003 return from Ingenia Polymers Inc. with six cars. Ingenia has purchased the spur from CN and has contracted SOR to service it once a week.
With 120 trains logged in a 24 hour period on December 30, 2014 ; this one has to be one of the picks of the litter! Still moving freight like its nobodies business, CEFX (BN) 7092 has the Cincinn... (more)
CSX Cincinnati-Willard manifest Q342 is seen heading east after making the turn at Deshler behind a former BN SD40-2 still in green and white. The second and third units are a GP38-2 and SD40-2 th... (more)
Q200 rolls into Bloomdale with a CEFX pair leading the charge.
CEFX 3175 + CEFX 3119 hustle the Chicago Blue Island, IL - Toledo Wallbridge, OH auto train through Fostoria
One door closes, another one opens. When FEC ended their five year lease of the three former EMD demo units (which was supposed to have ended after three years), they went to CSXT, who quickly a... (more)
A trio of CEFX engines are at the BNSF engine servicing facility. Two former SOO Line SD60's (6004 and 6012 still in SOO markings) and a former Burlington Northern SD40-2 (3181).
CEFX 6004 (CIT Equipment Finance Corp), a former SOO Line SD60, sports a new bright blue paint job.
Q241 rolls through the signals at Bradner with a nice leaser leading an even better YN2 SD50 east on the C&O.
CEFX 1569 switches cars in the yard at Hamilton while a CAT 336E excavator prepares the grading on the new GO ROW.
The 0700 crew uses CEFX 1569 to sort out a cut of cars as a group of construction workers survey the new parking lot and ROW for the new James Street North GO station.
The peace and tranquility of a summer afternoon is broken by the arrival of a bright blue CEFX leaser leading a southbound manifest past one of several ponds in the woods south of the Pend Oreille... (more)