From the top of Breakneck Ridge, We look down on an unusal daylight CSX Q701 (8759/8854). The Bannerman Island Arsenal in the backgound is a classic railfan landmark.
"Conrail EMDs at Popolopen"
The CSX Selkirk to Rotterdam Jct turn job arrives at CP-RJ lead by a former Conrail unit. Here it will back its Pan Am Southern bound interchange down into the small PAS yard and pickup any Selkir... (more)
Q703, with single SD60M 8759, overtakes Q405 at 58th Street, receiving a crew change. Q405, when ready, will cross over to follow Q703, as a train of MOW equipment was occupying the same track as ... (more)
Ex Conrail EMD leads CSX trash train westbound on 2 through the truss at 58th Street.
This period was more or less the end of the 'old' CSX era on the Riverline. From the Conrail breakup until 2006 SD60s, 50s, 40-2s, AC600Ws and CR power were common place. Now its all GEVO all the ... (more)
Eastbound mainifest departs #4 track to the main.
8759 leads a train of mixed freight into the evening sun on its Toledo-to-Grand Rapids run.
The first CSX reroute over NS is Q137, which will take NS to Pittsburgh to circumvent a derailment on the Pittsburgh Sub. See EXIF data for shot details.
Former Conrail SD60M leads a YN3 SD40-2 with unit trash train CSX K207 west under the signal set at CP Belmont on a nice morning; train terminates in a few miles at Eastside Yard.
CSXT Southbound Taconite Train at Garden City, Al. on CSXT'S S&NA North Sub with a CSXT ( Former Conrail ) SD60M leading an HLCX SD40-2 & 2 WC SD45'S