A GEVO and a GP lead manifest freight Q509 through the farmlands of western Ohio with a big cut of steel slab loads up front. Locomotives:CSX 3377 ET44ACCSX 2721 GP38-2
With a large block of loaded steel slab cars up front, Q509 holds in the siding at Ottawa to wait for northbound traffic. A classic B&O CPL stands guard of this siding on the CSX Toledo Sub. <... (more)
With no work at Walbridge today, Q509 comes straight down the Toledo Sub and pounds the diamonds at Deshler.
Frankenstein unit 4004 takes freight south as an approaching thunderstorms rolls in quick.
Old Glory waves proudly in the breeze as Q509 makes its way south past some sentinels of the B&O at Tontogany.