The OC crew is early today getting in and out of Buckeye yard with no delay, but a two hour wait is ahead of them downtown before they can get onto home rails.
With a little bit of snow still on the ground, CBT-17 heads back home though the woods on the NS Buckeye Line.
CBT-17 came into Buckeye with 15 cars, an hour later departed for the return trip with 47 cars.
A later than normal CBT 17 heads out of downtown on the NS Dayton district with 27 cars to drop off in Buckeye yard.
A pair of B36-7's lead Ohio Central train NPT as it returns to home rails after interchanging with CSX at Columbus.
It's only a 3/4 wedge shot, but with the official news release today that the Genesee & Wyoming is buying the Ohio Central, it's time to document the "OC" in it's prime. Pristine OHCR 3613 and 361... (more)
Ohio Central 3613 brings the buckeye turn home with big sister 7133( Ex CR, CSX ) and twin 3616 ( Ex ATSF, BC ) bringing up the rear.
CBT-17 waits by the signal at MP 144 to get into NS's Buckeye yard. Not sure if the crew knows that panel is open.
A freshly painted 3613 brings a buckeye turn lead by 3 dash 7s in 3 different paint schemes out of the tunnel into the arena district and across the now pedestrian only Marconi blvd crossing.
Ohio Centrals daily headed into the NS Buckeye yard.