CSXT 2555 is finally done switching Mitchell Yard and heads east out of town passing the old B&O CPL at EE Mitchell.
Sunrise at Mitchell finds the CSX track geometry train tied down at the depot. Within a hour, the train will be on the move across the Indiana Sub for Cincinnati.
The B&O St Louis line was a nice piece of railroad, but just didn't fit into CSX plans as a through mainline route. The other road in Mitchell - the Monon - also was downgraded as mergers rendere... (more)
An all-Alco consist on the Monon, a RS-2 is sandwiched between two bigger brother DL-628s as they lug tonnage northbound at Mitchell, Indiana, Nov. 27, 1966.
Monon's "Thoroughbred" boards passengers in Mitchell Indiana
Indiana Railroad's Hiawatha-Louisville turn heads south on former Monon trackage.
CSXT 6469 (GP40-2) and CSXT 2332 (road slug) tied down in Mitchell.
Hammering the diamonds. Indiana Rail Road 6007 passes what may be the most modern signal on CSX's Hoosier Sub, considering most of the ex-Monon line is still protected by semaphores and sea... (more)
An extra Hiawatha Yard, IN to Louisville, IN freight train rolls out of Mitchell, IN. The 9001 has only been on the property a few weeks and is only the 3rd trip for this shinny new unit. INRD pla... (more)
Crossing the B&O at Mitchell, IN.
A Louisville local crosses the cross track at Mitchell,IN
A CSX manifest crosses the old Monon route at Mitchell. The home signals had just been upgraded, spelling the end for another classic B&O CPL set on cantilever mounts.
A short manifest crosses the former B&O Indiana Subdivision as it heads for Louisville, KY.