A monster train (by MAW standards) slowly makes it's way through the village of Jewell. Poor maintenance has caused this former Wabash line to fall into the state it is today. (Notice how much the... (more)
With 37 cars in tow, the MAW creeps past the former Hudson Feeds elevator, now owned by Jewell Grain. Deferred maintenance by previous owners (including Indiana Hi-Rail) has caused the line to bec... (more)
A cloudy night is slowly turning into a cloudy morning as a pair of lite engines pass the B&O CPL's, knocking down the approach indication at South Deshler.
It's starting to look a little more like Christmas as E490 emerges from a wall of snow just east of Defiance. This is only the second measurable snowfall that northwest Ohio has received this seas... (more)
After waiting for NS to run one across the diamond, southbound G896 gets back on the move behind a pair of YN2 AC44's. The B&O CPL's and the empty shell of XN Tower stand guard over the scene.
With their lengthy rack train clear of the southeast transfer in Deshler, the engineer of Q231 throttles up as the head end rolls by the B&O CPL's at South Deshler.
Pittsburgh bound ore loads approach the busy State Route 228 overpass near Saxonburg behind a trio of black and orange EMD's.
Notched out and sanders blasting away, a trio of Bessemer EMD's bring a loaded ore train through the S-curves near West Springfield.
Reminders of happier times on the Northern surround an eastbound loaded grain train as it passes the east end of Vauces center siding. Sadly, there isn't much time left for the C&O signals or the ... (more)
With sunset fast approaching, westbound Q387 makes quick work of the tiny Hamlet of Bloomdale at milepost 45 on the former B&O.
Another day on the railroad begins as westbound 23W darts out of the morning sun on their way to Chicago behind a pair of Norfolk Southern standard cabs.
Under the cover of darkness, a 40-minute late eastbound Capitol Limited rockets toward their station stop in Toledo.
With 16E flying by on main two, 15Q tied down in the siding and 31M waiting for a maintainer to clear up, downtown Archbold is a busy place on this sunny October afternoon.
The headlight from westbound U944 pierces the crisp night air and silhouettes two relics of the past; the intact code-line and three-track C&O signal bridge guarding the West End of the Pembervill... (more)
With fall colors all around, westbound L163 rolls through one of the many curves on the Garrett Sub in rural northeastern Indiana.