A long Q389 with an SD40-3 leader is almost blocked by a huge Q020 eastbound intermodal train.
A single unit shoves on the rear of westbound Q389 at Philson, Pa.
Making for quite a similar scene, another CSX Q389 with a YN2 C40-8W leader rolls through Mentor, Ohio around noon.
A long Q389 roars past milepost 159 with a YN2 paint C40-8W on the point
Last westbound before the light went away, manifest Q389 heads westbound into the evening.
The rising sun has just cleared a notch in the Alleghenies at Philson to highlight the autumn leaves. The hot exhaust sends ripples through the cool morning air as westbound Q389 makes its way thr... (more)
Battered CSX 7810 leads an assortment of power and the many cars of Q389-02 west through Willow Creek, about to cross the Porter Branch diamond.
CSX Q389 concurs the Alleghany Mountains at Sand Patch Summit with an SD40-3 leading. With just enough light left on the lead two engines.
CSX Q389 splits the Eastbound signals at Viaduct Junction with an SD40-3 leader.
CSX Q389 heads upgrade through Hyndman behind a SD40-3 leader aka a SpongeBob Cab.
CSX Q389 roars upgrade through Fairhope with an awesome lashup, including an SD40-2 leaser. Late afternoon light makes this scene so much better.
Q389 passes through Fostoria with a pair of leased units being returned.
The BNSF powered train CSX Q389 leaving the Willard Terminal headed for Chicago
CSX manifest Q389 with it's all BNSF power awaits clearance to leave the Willard Terminal having just finished building the train
After holding at Center Street for a couple of Eastbounds, Q389 heads West across the McKeesport Wharf.