With their work complete at the sprawling Protec steel plant, L7M passes by the newer mill and it's older brother in West Leipsic on a gorgeous fall afternoon.
With 52 loads and 10 empties at the drawbar, L7M rolls alongside Railroad Street in the village of Edgerton, Indiana. The easternmost edge of town is also the state line with Ohio.
In the golden light of a late summer evening, westbound 307 rolls through the truss bridges spanning the Auglaize River in the small town of Oakwood. Inside the cab of the freshly repainted C40-9,... (more)
The Ft. Wayne to Leipsic turn local, is westbound back to Ft. Wayne as they pass the middle Continental switches. Continental is located on the route between Ft. Wayne, IN, and Bellevue, OH.
The local out of Ft. Wayne to Leipsic passes one of the few original NS type signals left on the line. With alot of new signal upgrades alot of the older stuff has been replaced. These signals are... (more)
The local out of Ft. Wayne to Leipsic heads back west. Here the job pulls into the siding to meet a couple trains at Miller City. The train is passing one of the few ex-NYC bracket mask signals le... (more)
NS train 883 rolls east a few miles west of Leipsic after sunset. This train is heading for Bellevue, OH, for next crew change. The 6806 was once was Conrail 5574, also is the last numbered SD60M ... (more)
Shortly after sunset, an eastbound empty coal train highballs through Miller City on a cool late summer evening.
Nickel Plate 765 steams into New Haven, Indiana, on a short deadhead run to get set up for the next day's trip to Decatur, Illinois.
NKP 765 passes the newly restored depot at New Haven, Indiana as it makes it's short move from it's home at Casad Industrial Park to Wabash Rails.
Illinois Terminal heritage unit 1072 and Conrail 8098 leads a loaded coal 866 west a couple miles east of Claypool, Indiana.
Illinois Terminal heritage unit 1072 and Conrail 8098 leads loaded coal 866 west past the west end of Peabody after meeting two east bounds.
Nickel Plate 765 is homeward bound on home rails as she highballs across the Ohio countryside, enroute to the Fort Wayne RR Historical Society's shop at New Haven, IN.
The crew of L76 has the "air-conditioning" on full blast as the train accelerates out of Fostoria. Up ahead at Arcadia, the train will swing onto the Lima District for the trip to Findlay.