After picking up a cut of cars from CSX in Newark, NY, the duo of Ontario Midland high hood ALCos is nearing its destination of Sodus, NY as it works its way west on the ex NYC Hojack Line.
After coupling to their single outbound car, Ontario Midland ALCo RS-11 number 36 and RS-36 number 408 accelerate east out of the yard with the conductor riding on 408 to throw the yard switch bac... (more)
Ontario Midland ALCo RS-36 number 408 has coupled onto its outbound train as it crosses Maple Ave in downtown Sodus on a dreary April day.
After coupling to the outbound train, the engineer of OMID RS-36 number 408 roars the 58 year old ALCo to life as it belches smoke in the morning rain.
Painted in the D&H "warbonnet" scheme that had graced the D&H PAs and Sharks, this is the former CN 6777 and VIA 6777 . "Mr. Alco", George W. Hockaday was working on the Ontario Midland at this po... (more)
New shortline Ontario Midland's freshly painted #40 is at the Sodus yard.
Passing the shop building while leaving Sodus enroute to the Conrail interchange at Palmyra.