Until earlier this evening I had no idea what these two poles near Leonardsburg were. Per some of our colleagues, this hot shot intermodal is passing by a combination high car, dragging equipment,... (more)
As the streamliners returned north from Spencer, they ran into some scattered thunderstorms in southern Ohio (as evidenced by a storm cell in the background). There were multiple cells following e... (more)
With one of the coldest days on record being reached, a lone YN2 standard cab does the honors on a northbound freight. Here it is knocking down the C&O survivor known as MP 13.
A pair of UP leaders takes Q311 north through some rural countryside. This stretch of track is still dark territory so pegging a train can be tricky.
A former CR unit heads up a train on former CR trackage. Per the conductor and dispatcher, this was a "hot train."
In a sight not often seen on the Sandusky District, a grain train heads south running long hood forward. This train apparently had problems at CP-Benson and needed an extra unit added before finis... (more)
Doing every bit of track speed, an eastbound freight passes one of the many target tri-lights that punctuate this stretch of former CR trackage.
Harkening back to an NYC and CR era, an afternoon westbound passes by CP-80.
The newly symboled NS 195 (formerly 189) passes by some left over water from the previous day's storms. The CSX Columbus Line Subdivision can be seen in the foreground as it heads towards the diam... (more)
A southbound intermodal leaves the CSX Greenwich Subdivision and enters the CSX Columbus Line Subdivision.
A late running intermodal train pauses for a crew change in the rural countryside.
Track work temporarily halts to let 188 pass through.
26N awaits a new crew to finish the trip to Columbus.
On one of the nicest days yet this spring, a splash of color leads some tankers down the Sandusky District.
Some Canadian power shuffles a short 188 down a section of the Sandusky District that parallels the CSX Columbus Line Subdivision. New signals are setup to replace the old tri-lights in the backgr... (more)