CSX ES44AH 962 leads train Q217 westbound on the Big Four as it heads for its final destination of Louisville, Kentucky. The train is seen at AC Tower, where it will cross over the Norfolk Souther... (more)
CSX auto rack train Q217 rounds the curve approaching the Holdout Signal at Glendale.
CSXT 454 on the Q217 south bound along Chautauqua Road.
Empty rack CSX train Q217 on the B&O's Magnolia Cutoff crosses the Potomac River back into West Virginia after briefly burrowing under Maryland via Graham Tunnel in the distance after an Winter sn... (more)
Westbound Q217 has exited the west portal of Sand Patch Tunnel (out of view around the curve in the left background) and begins its downhill journey towards Confluence, Connellsville and beyond.
The conductor motions his engineer of Q217 to make a reverse move into the siding at S.E. Nichols to pick up a dead engine from a train that was tied down for a week.
A pair of rebuilt KCS SD70MACe 3968,3967 brings CSX Q217-22 through the Nichols Siding along the CSX LCL Subdivision.
As the sun falls behind the hills of Central Kentucky, Q217 hustles through Sparta, KY enroute to Louisville on the LCL Subdivision "Short Line".
The Midwest visits the Bluegrass State as two Kansas City Southern Belles lead CSX train Q217 across Bridge 40 high above Banklick Creek in Independence, KY. Once creating the hill at Walton, the ... (more)
CSX Q217 West heads west at Shenandoah Junction WV. Notice the X is missing from the front of the locomotive.
One of my last shots of 2014 has CSX 5224 leading Q217 West
NS 8805 Leads CSX train Q217 Westbound at Shen. I am guessing the NS unit was working off some hours owed to CSX this is the first I have seen an NS locomotive on 217
Q217 with a CEFX grey ghost on the point, speeds west approaching the Ontario St grade crossing.