CSX fright Q561 swings around the bend at Raspberry Street in Erie, Pennsylvania on a sunny March afternoon. A rebuilt SD70MACe leads the charge as the train rolls west.
Manifest Q561 is the next westbound out with a mix bag of power.
CSX train Q561 (Selkirk, NY - Cincinnati, OH) passes through Rochester's Goodman Street Yard with a pair of YN2 AC4400CW's leading a slug set and an SD40-2. With CSX rebuilding many of these older... (more)
CSX Q561 departed Selkirk and in great timing on this particular evening (and my first time to this popular spot!).
After cutting away from their train, CSX Q561 (Selkirk, NY - Cincinnati, OH) shoves back into Goodman Street yard in Rochester to drop off a mother-slug set for yard power. Passing Q561 on track t... (more)
After heavy snow over the past day and night, the weather is letting up as manifest freight Q561 heads west through CP 83 in Erie, Pennsylvania. A pair of AC4400's pull hard, passing by the GE Tra... (more)
Led by CSX SD70MAC 4814, manifest freight Q561 roars through Harborcreek, Pennsylvania bound for Cincinnati. Recent warm weather has melted away most of the snow.
A pair of GE AC4400's lead CSX's Selkirk to Cincinnati manifest freight Q561 as it crosses over Cattaraugus Creek on a three span truss bridge. The once 4 tracked mainline used two separate bridge... (more)
After completing a pickup in Rochester's Goodman Street yard, CSX train Q561 (Selkirk, NY - Cincinnati, OH) slowly pulls down to CP 373 on track 3 where it will rejoin the main on track 1. Today's... (more)
Backing off track 3 and crossing over into the lead for Goodman Street yard is the power for CSX train Q561, which consists of SD40-2 #8315, SD40-3 #4384 (Clinchfield Nose), and SD40-2 #8388. The ... (more)
A pair of YN2 AC4400's lead Selkirk to Cincinnati manifest freight Q561 as it heads south through Tipp City, Ohio. The Toledo Sub is still home to numerous B&O CPL signals like this one.
CSX manifest freight Q561 is on the move west out of Buffalo with a pair of GEVOs in a 1 x 1 DPU configuration. The train is passing under NS trackage as Q020 heads into the Buffalo intermodal fac... (more)
Q561 approaching CP 25
Lake Erie is frozen over as this westbound general freight rolls along the former NYC mainline.