The conductor motions his engineer of Q217 to make a reverse move into the siding at S.E. Nichols to pick up a dead engine from a train that was tied down for a week.
A pair of rebuilt KCS SD70MACe 3968,3967 brings CSX Q217-22 through the Nichols Siding along the CSX LCL Subdivision.
As the sun falls behind the hills of Central Kentucky, Q217 hustles through Sparta, KY enroute to Louisville on the LCL Subdivision "Short Line".
The Midwest visits the Bluegrass State as two Kansas City Southern Belles lead CSX train Q217 across Bridge 40 high above Banklick Creek in Independence, KY. Once creating the hill at Walton, the ... (more)
CSX Q217 West heads west at Shenandoah Junction WV. Notice the X is missing from the front of the locomotive.
One of my last shots of 2014 has CSX 5224 leading Q217 West
NS 8805 Leads CSX train Q217 Westbound at Shen. I am guessing the NS unit was working off some hours owed to CSX this is the first I have seen an NS locomotive on 217
Q217 with a CEFX grey ghost on the point, speeds west approaching the Ontario St grade crossing.
In the midst of a heavy summer downpour, CSX autorack train Q217 hurries across the Potomac River bridge into downtown Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. Minutes later, the rain would stop, but the clo... (more)
From a vantage point high on the opposite side of Wills Creek, westbound Q217 rolls through Fairhope.
Westbound autorack Q217 marches west through a heavy summer storm as they exit the famed tunnel and cross the Potomac River into Harpers Ferry.
Q217 speeds west across the Little Gunpowder River with a trio of standard cab units.
"Dirty Canadians" A pair of foreign visitors lead empty autorack train CSX Q217 by the former Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Roundhouse and shop complex on a lovely spring afternoon.
A veteran SD40-2 leads Q217 out of the tunnel at Harpers Ferry as it heads west to Cumberland.