Basking in the evening sun waiting for the next days assignment.
Sunday Silence... 3808 and 3803 sit dormant in the yard at Cecilia, KY awaiting the next assignment that will call upon their prime movers to generate some noise yet again.
P&L #1998 Kentucky Wild Cats eng working the Cecilia Local sets for the night
P&L 1998, the University of Kentucky GP38, must not have known I would be passing through and made the mistake of being out where I could actually get a clear picture of her. I managed to stumble ... (more)
About the only thing running during the day, ever, was the local and I caught this one two days before ending one career and beginning another. When tense, go railfanning.
Empty hopper train LG1 heads south through the little town of Cecilia on a fine summer evening.
This unit really seemed to like the E'town local and was here before getting a repaint.
Two days prior to Christmas the E'town local is back to the main with a great little train.
P&L was notoriously shy and almost never ran a train in the daylight. Fortunately I picked up a chase of this westbound empty coal train as it passed by the junction with the branch to Elizabetht... (more)
Traveling over former IC trackage Paducah & Louisville
power head west with coal empties by Cecilia Ky.
With the sun only having a few minutes before dipping below the horizon a Paducah & Louisville empty coal train heads back to the mine for a refill.
Empty hoppers from Louisville Gas & Electric's "Cane Run" plant in Louisville highball south through Cecilia just before sunset. Today's consist includes two GP40-3/slug sets and a GP40-2.