A somewhat recently painted former Conrail engine leads 304 on main 1 for the NS Dayton District west towards Buckeye yard.
Having never caught a Bluebonnet on the point of a train before, this was an extra special moment as 2 of them head south with an NS train from Bellevue past some Silos in Attica making this look ... (more)
Nearly at the end of its journey; nearly at the end of the day.
304 heads off the NS Sandusky line onto the NS Weber Connector to get on the Dayton District, and eventually head into Buckeye yard.
NS 6161, 6162 and 3211 pull NS 304 past Cooke Rd while NS 17R with all CN power waits for a crew change.
Swift moving clouds and intermittent sunlight conveniently worked in my favor as this freight blistered past Penry Rd at 50 mph.
KCS de Mexico engines lead an NS manifest south, past the Diamond with CSX at Attica Ohio. The word on the street is that NS 309 is picking the new deliveries up from GE, in Erie, and bringing th... (more)
NS 304 headed to Buckeye on NS's busy Sandusky main. Seen here crossing the W&LE at Chatfield.
304 pulls its loads up the hilll out of Flat Rock east with a mixed bag of power.
NS 304 slows to track speed thru Marion, Ohio. Late evening light makes the fall leaves stand out.
CSX power leads 304 east on NS's Sandusky District. A westbound is passing on track 2.
CSXT 9015 leads NS train 304 eastbound on the Sandusky District, Crossing the CSX Willard Sub at Attica Junction
CSXT 9015 leads NS train 304 eastbound on the Sandusky District, Crossing the W&LE at Chatfield
BNSF and ex UP power head towards Columbus Ohio.