Olean based local OL-3 is switching the wax refinery in Farmers Valley
Rumbling along ex-Erie trackage following the slow babble of French Creek, ME-1 returns to Meadville with its pick-ups from Oil City and Rouseville in tow.
The Meadville Team. Both Norfolk Southern and the Western New York & Pennsylvania Railroad use the ex-Erie Lackawanna Meadville Yard. Here, two of their locomotives stand by the yard towe... (more)
Trundling through the sleepy borough of Sugarcreek, ME-1 passes my favorite spot on the Oil City Branch, the sister bridges of Sugarcreek.
Having slowed for the curve, ME-1 has made the turn under PA Route 8/US Route 62 and is now following French Creek on its way back to Meadville.
Making good time on the return to Meadville, ME-1 is reflected in a puddle passing the Interstate Amesite boneyard.
After finishing up switching cars at Con Can and Marisol, ME-1 behind ex-Mass Central C-425 #427 parallels PA Route 8 on its way to Franklin. From there it will follow French Creek on ex-Erie tra... (more)