Taking my last train north for the year, I waited at Swanders,OH also know as SW cabin for this southbound to pass.
q365 just crested the hill at Harper Ohio on number 2 track headed west. There are three brand new ES44AH's on their maiden voyage. CSXT 772, 771,and 768
The Wheeling and Lake Erie just arrived in Lima and is starting around the southeast connection at Sugar Street Interlocking. This was the PRR crossing with the DT&I. Now it's Chicago, Ft. Wayne... (more)
A southbound passes my train on number 2 track headed towards Queensgate yard "the Old way". Most southbounds now take the NS tracks from Hamilton, OH to Cincinnati, OH via trackage rights.
She just finished doing a photo runby and was preparing to do it again for a small photo charter on the last day of 152's operations for the year.
G415 has just finished his run around to stage his train on the right to continue on towards Avon, IN. The dispatcher lined another grain train around us and I got out to grab a shot.
Q559 uses his sanders to bring his train to a stop while waiting for my train to clear CP248 near Sharonville Yard.
Q249 crosses over the I&O former DT&I and GTW at Morgan as it's known on CSX. It is known as Quicy on the former DT&I.
Paul Denney has been a railroader for nearly 60 years. He is 82 and still going strong as a role model for the Kentucky Railroad Museum. In traditional fashion, he is going over orders to take a ... (more)
The heritage of this truck shows in the casting.
The only CF7 that is still in Santa Fe paint is still pulling excursions daily at the Kentucky Railroad Museum. The paint was redone last year and it shows.
KRM's site is www.kyrail.org
The last run of L&N 152 for the 2007 season brought beautiful skies and wonderful folliage. Thanks to the folks at KRM for a stellar show!
236 passes under the signal bridge at Adams, KY
236 slips by the local lumber yard while enroute to Danville, KY.
236 stirred up quite a pack of railfans as she made her way south through the Bluegrass state. This engine is a very rare visitor for the area from Mexico.