Northbound Conneaut turn is greeted by fresh snow and sun as it makes it's way downgrade to the docks.
The first section of the daily pair of U702 loaded ore trains thunders out of the valley at Conneaut with a trio of matched EMDs in the attractive orange and black BLE livery. Despite CN's acquisi... (more)
NKP 759's portrait was taken on September 8, 1968 before her first excursion after rebuilding. There were rumors that there would be a diesel to help her, and a diesel did couple on to move her. ... (more)
A CSX westbound autorack approaches the Gore Rd. crossing with CN and BC Rail as power. With a good head of speed, the train kicks up some dust from freshly laid ballast.
Three Orange beauties head back south with loads for North Bessemer.
Fellow RP member Richard Thompson and fellow railfan buddy Jacob Trenn strike a wave to the crew of Q090 as it passes through Conneaut.
After delivering a short train to the harbor, four units head back lite.
After making a meet with eastbound 310, westbound 309 sails over the former Nickel Plate trestle.
ON HOME RAILS! In another 15 seconds, this shot would not have been possible. The gates were already down for the northbound B&LE train approaching that would have blocked my view. Phew! Thank... (more)
Trio of Bessemer motors grind through the curves as they lug 74 loads up the grade headed for Bessemer. This was a momentary lull in the major snow squalls.
This Bessemer & Lake Erie SD9 (former DMIR 136) is probably working the yard just north of here. Note that we have three moving trains here, two up on the Penn Central main.
Pulling into conneaut with some cars for Bessemer.
A pair of AC6000's and a Gevo lead a eastbound container train through Conneaut.