CSX Q204 crosses the hundred-year-old Pennsylvania Railroad bridge in downtown Columbus, Indiana. Q204 is a daily autorack/car parts train originating from Louisville, Kentucky.
UP ACe's lead CSX Q204 under Veterans Parkway just before sunset as they head north up the Louisville & Indiana.
CSX northbound autorack train Q204 heads for the Monon with a Conrail B30-7 and former Tex-Mex GP60
out of Louisville.
Quadruple 8 pulls rack train Q204 north through the first half of the S curve at St James.
Rack train Q204 rolls north over the flood plain south of Evansville.
Westbound fleet of autoracks passes a freshly paint grain mill.
Lots of stuff in this shot: an old B&O CPL, the end of the Avis block, the beginning of the Casey block, the O'Fallon-painted water tank, and oh yeah, Q204-30 westbound!
Acceptable UP power fronts westbound Q204-30 as it takes a momentary break at the under-construction Smiley St. grade crossing.
Tattered and worn CSX 8420 looks alot worse for wear than trailing unit CSX 7588, 1 of 4 C40-8s on the CSX roster in the grey scheme. Q204-17.
CSX 8420 waits for eastbound traffic out of E. St. Louis on the point of Q204-17. Note the second unit: CSX 7588, 1 of 4 C40-8s on CSX's roster still in the old grey ghost scheme. Lucky me!
All clear on the main at MP 322, but CSX 8629 and UP 5011 (SD70M) idle on the siding, waiting for a new crew. Q204-11.
Westbound CSX 8629 and UP 5011 idle in the setting sun, waiting for a new crew. Q204-11.
Westbound CSX 8629 and UP 5011 (SD70M) ease into O'Fallon in preparation to take the siding and wait for a new crew. CSX 8604 and NS 3424 (ex-Conrail) eastbound will arrive within a few minutes. ... (more)
CSX Q204 rounds one of the many bends along Devil's Hole Rd. just outside of Caseyville, Ill
CSX Q204 crosses the BNSF in Shattuc with the unused tower/depot to its right.