After a brief Re-Crew we see W&LE 108 and the ABC Rwy. crew lead their train back into the Barberton yard from a long day of switching cars.
Trying her best not to fall and being watched by the engineer and some of the other railfans here we see Q-299 pass a lady on her way to catch her bus at the transit center on a not so cold Decemb... (more)
As little pieces of sun begin to break through we see freshly repainted locomotive 7766 bring it's train Id: Q-299 through Akron on a cold Sunday afternoon.
Under a heavy snow squall we see CSX 3247 forge ahead with train ID: L-358 as it passes through Akron going East.
Passing Friends, Akron Barberton Cluster Rwy. Train Id: Z-640 passes CSX Long distance Local Q-330 with 13 cars for their Barberton Yard during the last hours of light on 11/29/2016
Veteran CSX C40-8W smokes it up with a sister unit bringing train Id: Q299 through Akron on a warm November day
Wheeling and Lake Erie SD40-2 6996 shoves hard on the Z-642 while taking back the empty stone hoppers.
Q-137 lead by CSX 3008 heads West through Akron Ohio on a warm November Afternoon
The Engineer notches out the throttle of a former Conrail C40-8W As he brings his 8,000+ft long train up to speed on a unusually warm November day
Here we see a uniquely numbered C40-8W locomotive number 7777 Leading train ID K-516 under the former interlocking signal bridge for JO Interlocking
Late fall colors give way to bare trees a sure sign of winter in a couple of months. Here we see 4509 head train symbol 223B a Wheeling and Lake Erie train South/ Southwest through New London Ohi... (more)
While the fall colors still are in full bloom here we see 6312 and her sisters bask in the last light of the evening while awaiting their turn to go back West to be reloaded
While 6981 and sisters await the morning crew here we see the 112 and local crew working the siding at river valley paper
An interesting Lash-up of power led by W&LE 6981 a former KCS/CNW SD45 rebuilt and downgraded to SD40-2 specs followed by former EMDX 6314 and the 6353 the unit used in the movie unstoppable.
Just in time for Halloween we see South Akron Stone train with a grey ghost in it's consist while the trees continue to try their best to compete with the Wheeling's Corperate colors