A coating of ice incases everything around as a westbound
empty coal train approaches Louisville.
CSX #1231 cruises along near the crest of the Ohio River floodwall in southwestern Louisville with three cars on the Riverport job. The line here is on the river side of the floodwall, the rive... (more)
A standard cab SD60 that was the former Conrail 6856 leads CSX Q511 south towards Osborn Yard.
Built as Santa Fe SD45-2 5701 and painted in their bicentennial scheme trails now as a B unit on a CSX train about to depart Louisville.
I found this old slide taken by my friend David DeVault. It's the color version of a unit I also photographed (in black and white) that same summer:
The C&O Louisville section of the George Washington is poised for its afternoon departure under the 1891 train shed at Louisville Union Station. On the adjacent track, a car knocker awaits the ret... (more)
CSX Y128 switches Millennium Forge with a pair of MP15AC's. In addition to working several industries around the area, Y128 also handles the Paducah & Louisville interchange work.
CP at CP 109 on the LIRC: Canadian Pacific ES44AC 8745 leads train CSX train K826-24 off of Louisville & Indiana’s bridge over the Ohio River and past Clagg Tower. This train of empty covered ho... (more)
Returning from their work across the river in Indiana, CSX Y129 approaches Osborn Yard with a former CR GP15-1 in command.
CSX steel train K514 slows to a stop at North MN so that the dispatcher can talk the train by a malfunctioning signal ahead. Snow and cold have caused work for maintainers.
A special movement of passenger equipment passes through the Crescent Hill neighborhood of Louisville behind RJ Corman FP7 1941. The train is ferrying RJ Corman and Paducah & Louisville passen... (more)
After working the Shelbyville mixing center NS T79 races back to Louisville with B23-7 up front.
Kentucky & Indiana Terminal 1000-hp Fairbanks-Morse H-10-44's, including No.s 55 and 59, have tied up for the day on July 14, 1961 at Louisville, Ky. [The Southern Ry. bay window caboose... (more)
Northbound out of Louisville on the LCL Subdivision with a pair of UP units and a few inches of snow from the night before.
A westbound NS train with a Southern painted GP50 and two GP30's take the siding at Tucker to meet an eastbound.