Sunset is quickly approaching as autorack CSX Q263 will soon leave the Short Line for the Greenwich Sub on it's westward trip to Avon, Indiana.
Q263 departs Frontier Yard via Bailey Ave. and the Belt Line. The train is framed by the President's Track platform at Buffalo Central Terminal.
What should be a westbound rack train starts to slow for a crew change at Collinwood as it passes through the Eastlake detector.
A pair of leasers help CSX 7534 power Q263 past MP11.9 on it's way to make a set out and pick up at the CSX Parma Yard
Q263-15 splits the signals at MP11 as part of the fleet of westbound trains moving along the CSX Short Line on a sunny Sunday evening in mid July
CSX Q263-20 with CSX GEVO 5233 leading is just west of the signals at MP11 on the Short Line
A telemesh view of what should be a westbound autorack train, but not one rack in the train?
Q263 coming out of Frontier Yard in Buffalo, NY dropping down Belt Line #2 heading westbound into CP 437
As the crew of CSX Q263 enters CN Johnston Yard they shout at me that CSX is #1. Mighty happy group so early on a Sunday morning.