The NS local has finished its switching in North East and picks up speed as it heads back west towards Erie.
The NS local switches its train in Erie while a CSX ethanol train goes by with CN power. Locomotives:NS 3311 SD40-2CN 2029 C40-8CN 2609 C40-8W
The NS local waits to depart Erie and return to Conneaut with a long hood forward SD40-2.
NS local C65 rolls over the conneaut bridge over Conneaut Creek with the well known BLE line under. With the fog and rain not letting up as they head out of the yard.
The NS local waits in the siding in Erie for eastbounds while an excavator is unloaded to cut up a derailed covered hopper in the yard from a December derailment.
Lots of action in the Erie yard with the NS local waiting for permission to head east on the main, export units pulled from GE awaiting pickup by CSX for interchange to NS, and the CSX local movin... (more)
The NS job crosses on to Unity Island and clears CP Harbor Draw with two NS standard cab units and a CP AC4400. Locomotives:NS 3311 SD40-2NS 2529 SD70CP XXXX AC44CW
Admiral Cab SD40-2 3311 leads today's version of the C28 west through Emsworth, PA.
Although this has the appearance of a near miss 3311 is actually shoving back through the crossing. You can see the engineer looking in the opposite direction while the car starts to race across.