Something just doesn't seem normal here...
An impressive lashup of six elephant style units leads 19K south as they split the Pennsy lights at CP 19. Three brand new Ferrosur GE's are in tow.
A former Conrail EMD leads 5 other CSXT locomotives south on Q339, which has just entered the Toledo Sub.
Now on 40 mph track, GRCL rolls east through the sleepy town of North Robinson and passes the classic Pennsy position lights in town. A great end to a great chase!
A pair of oh-so-elusive NS catfish lead 366 down Hickory Street as fellow RP contributor Aaron Border looks on. The only way to make a shot of NS Dash-9's interesting: add people.
In what will likely be my last look at the railroad that I grew up marveling over, Q167 crosses from main two to one at FC Tower and rolls by the three dead MAW engines that have served the east e... (more)
Amidst a barrage of westbounds, G345 slowly rolls up to the intermediate signals at milepost 78 on the Garrett Sub, running hot on the tail of T913 and K381.
Amidst a short period of white out conditions, a rerouted 218 splits the New York Central signals as they enter the village of Pettisville.
Eastbound coke loads storm into Miller City shortly after sunrise, passing the town cemetery and a classic NKP bracket mast.
A brief burst of sun shines down on the New York Central heritage unit on the point of an empty oil train bound for interchange to BNSF in Chicago. Since this day, a replacement cantilever has bee... (more)
A fauxbonnet is up front with an H2 GE and a pair of new deliveries on their way for revenue service as Q393 slows to a stop at West Standley with heavy traffic ahead.
Behind a solo SD60, westbound high/wide train 053 comes into Bryan at restricted speed. Their train is made up of tanks, drainage pipes, more tanks, and large pieces of concrete.
A steady flow of traffic on Southfield Road zips underneath the former DT&I at Allen Park, while two Grand Trunk GP38-2's lug a lengthy 229 job overhead on their way to work the Rouge.
Today's Q136 offers a flashback to the "good old days" where seeing a four-axle EMD on the point of a hotshot trailer train was all too common.
Tonights Q636 is a one unit wonder as they pass under the classic C&O signal bridge at East Pemberville, breaking the serenity and peace of another quiet country night in northern Ohio.