Q249's Helper has a bit of a lean to it as it travles over this piece of rail on the cuve at Mance under the changing leaves.
Moving at walking speed a Loram ballast cleaner works the south side of Track 2 around the horseshoe curve at Mance. The crew spent the day working the top half of the east side of Sand Patch grad... (more)
Q138 snakes it's way through the curves at Glade City and Keystone as it makes its journey to the "top" in the last mins of sun on a clear fall evening.
Toledo bound autorack Q249 is just about to the top of the hill and Cumberland helper B255 is just about finished with its job as the train snakes through the horseshoe curve at Mance.
Cumberland helper B256 is doing its part to get westbound freight Q383 rolling through Glencoe after the train stopped to get permission through a work area at MP 201.
A Dash 8 and a big 6 roll Q138 toward the top of the hill at the S curve near Keystone.
Q388 drops downgrade through Foley on a clear fall morning.
Loaded coal creeps downgrade at Mance late in the afternoon on a beautiful fall day.
Eastbound coal train catches the first light of the day winding around the CSX version of Horseshoe Curve.
Eastbound container train winding down around the curve.
When the sun moved to the other side of the tracks I had this shot all planned out, but it seems that maybe if the leader had a little more color it would have been better. You be the judge.
CSX Q139, with an ex-Conrail 60I, cruises through falls cut tunnel all alone on it's journey up the mountain.
CSX rack train Q217 grinds up the grade at Foley with two GE's up front and a single helper in the back.