A shot that can no longer be done, an eastbound train passes under the new cantilever signals, and by the no longer standing CPL signals, with a very happy smiling conductor in the window.
The Q636 with a single AC6000 for power rolls past what was one of Marion Power Shovel's building, which now has been reduced to rubble.
The NS 116 rolls under the new cantilever signals that are all installed, and ready to go, soon the old CPL in the background will be coming down.
The NS 405 rolls around the curve, through Center St. and past the rare for this line, the old NW CPL.
A empty hopper train with a single ES40DC for power passes the westbound classic NW signals in Marion, as the sun sets.
The sun comes out for a few minutes, just in time for this eastbound ballast train splitting the westbound signals for AC.
The Q636 poses for some pictures by all the rubble while it waits for a signal, that is RP contributor S. C. Vermillion workin... (more)
The NS 18M rolls through the Center St crossing, with three rent-a-wrecks, and a NS GP38-2 for power.
Two different generations of Mustangs wait their turn at the Center St crossing, as the NS 174 rolls right on through. the afternoon sun.
The NS 18M rounds the bend, and crosses Center St, passing the old NW signals that protect the diamond.
CSXT 71 lets out a little smoke as it leads its train of empty hoppers under the old C&O cantilever, which is currently on borrowed time, with its replacement already standing in the foreground.
The CSX G887 crosses the Center St crossing, and prepares to head under the old C&O cantileiver signals, while in the foreground, work has recently started tearing down the former Marion Power Sho... (more)
A former Conrail SD60I provides the only power for CSX Q637, as it heads by Marion Union Station, and under the westbound cantilever signals that protect the diamond.
The E490 prepares to enter the Center St crossing, as it passes under the classic C&O cantilever signals.
A bit of traffic begins to wait their turn to proceed though the Center St Grade crossing, currently occupied by a former Conrail Dash 8.