Norfolk Southern Conrail Heritage Locomotive heads a 6 unit coal drag west on the Fort Wayne Line at Alliance Ohio on it's maiden run.
Eastbound NS 7569 on the ex-PRR Fort Wayne line crosses the line to Bayard and approaches the connection to the NS Cleveland line and the new Alliance Amtrak station.
The NS Kentucky Derby special pulls into Alliance, passing the new Amtrak station, which is still under construction.
The NS Kentucky Derby Special accelerates through Alliance after having made a quick stop to swap out trainmasters.
A welded rail train sits in the siding east of Alliance interlocking. Engineer Kenny Pritschau was aboard this train.
It's a sunny February afternoon in Alliance, Ohio, and PC 1772 is southbound on what is now called the Bayard Branch. She has just started to cross the ex-PRR Fort Wayne line. Although she's in th... (more)
Westbound I27 (Extra 227) crosses from the Ft. Wayne Line to the Cleveland Line at CP ALLIANCE.
25Z rushes westbound through Alliance interlocking with a former Conrail narrowcab at the helm. In today's era, it's very nice to see a narrowcab at the point of a van train. Luckily, the sun popp... (more)
A tie train with power on each end splits the ex PRR position lights as it crosses from 2 to 1 eastbound to eventually drop ties near Beloit.
The Circus train slows for a stop ahead at the Alliance Amtrak Station.
227 ducks into the curve connecting the Fort Wayne Line with the Cleveland Line, heading towards its next stop at the Maple Heights Intermodal Terminal.
A Loram Rail Grinder slowly moves east on the NS Cleveland Line, towards it's destination of Alliance, OH.
NS 227 swings onto the double track connection in Alliance, to head towards Cleveland, and ultimately the Detroit area. To the right, are the Alliance Amtrak Station, and a pretty large MOW facili... (more)
Thermite Weld in full blast
MOW crew check the Thermite weld before removing the kettle.