On a beautiful Sunday morning, U703 heads north to Conneaut with empty ore hoppers as CN 5422 splits the Bessemer & Lake Erie searchlights at MD South.
An IC SD70 leads a southbound loaded ore train past the signals at MD South on the Bessemer. Locomotives:IC 1018 SD70IC 1034 SD70IC 1038 SD70
The afternoon sun shines on CN 5422 as it leads two IC units and loaded ore hoppers south passing the B&LE searchlights at MD South on the CN Bessemer Sub.
With a pair of CN Dash 9's for power, Bessemer ore train clears MD South. Locomotives:CN 2506 C44-9WLCN 2553 C40-9W
A trio of Tunnel motors has a train of empty hoppers moving well on their way to Conneaut.
SD38 #866 leads a northbound Conneaut turn over frosted rails in Shermansville, Pa.
BLE 905 wastes no time leading a southbound through Shermansville, PA.
This was the first appearance of two SD38ACs together on the B&LE mainline in about 6 years and the first since the CN takeover in 2004. 866 and 867 get the job done as they move a long string of ... (more)
Returning from the P&C docks at Conneaut, the engineer and conductor with #1 seniority on the RR will get re-crewed at KO Jct near Greenville. While they get a ride back home another crew will ha... (more)
B&LE 907 South heads for North Bessemer, PA with its loads of taconite.
SD38-2's #890,877,878 & DM&IR SD9u #859 southbound at Route 6 crossing.