Spring is only two days away but snow still covers the ground as the Midland hauls cement from the Lehigh plant in Union Bridge to the CSX interchange in Highfield.
The MMID UBHF crew and power heads up the new lead to switch Lehigh Portland Cement Co. before heading west for Highfield. The conductor rides the nose of engine 304, to watch the upcoming Quaker... (more)
MMID UBHF heading westbound passing over Rt.77 via a old single lane bridge.
MMID UBHF heading westbound through the cut just prior to, and passing the spur leading to Redland Brick Co.
MMID 300 leading UBHF into Keymar late in the afternoon on May 1st.
MMID 300 sitting in front of the MMID headquarters building prior to leading UBHF out on its afternoon run.
MMID UBHF approaches the Johnsville Road crossing.
MMID UBHF sits on the main in the Maryland Midland yard, as the engineer writes down the car numbers in the consist as the conductor radios them to him.
MMID UBHF sits in front of the Maryland Midland headquarters building prior to departure, while the engineer occasionally waves traffic through the blinking RR signal on Main Street as the conduct... (more)
MMID UBHF passing through the small town of Loys.
Maryland Midland UBHF on the connection from their main-line to the Woodsboro-Taneytown line, so they can push a few cars to KFI, before continuing upto Highfield.
Maryland Midland #300 switches some industries in Finksburg, MD.
Maryland Midland #300 heads east with UBEG and the CSX interchange at Emory Grove.
Maryland Midland Union Bridge-Highfield (UBHF) freight on the road.
This is a shot for you people who think running Long Hood forward is soooooo cool. It isn't! Your already limited view is blocked even more by the hood!