C&O 5704 idles at Urbana, Ohio during the layover. After the layover 5704 would lead the Spirit of Urbana, a GP30, and a bunch of happy passengers back to the originating point of Washington Court... (more)
With their work complete, the Springfield local is now headed back to Springfield.
9500 pushes 5 box cars up the former PRR Panhandle main. The Urbana Court House can be seen rising tall in the background.
Headed back to Springfield Yard, 9500 craws south on former NYC rails at 10mph.
A Indiana & Ohio Railway conductor watches as former Southern Pacific 9500 shoves back to retrieve 5 box cars from the Midwest ATM Services spur track.
This former BN GP40 leads the local on it's journey north to Urbana.
Springfield yard local rounds the connection at Urbana. This track connects the former Big 4 with the former PRR panhandle. In about one mile the PRR ends at a small industry, the local will set o... (more)