The conductor throws a switch to line the Camp Chase Railroad's GP9RM so it can back on to a second unit while interchanging in Norfolk Southern's Buckeye Yard. Locomotives:IBCX 7076 G... (more)
Camp Chase Railroad's 1502 and 1503 run light towards Norfolk Southern's Buckeye Yard in Columbus, OH.
The Camp Chase heads back from Buckeye Yard with the cars they picked up from NS, with a little bit of snow on the ground, and the CCRA 1501 wearing a gray tarp to keep warm.
After interchanging with NS, the Camp Chase using two of their SW1500s, heads by the Eureka Rd crossing, with 10 cars in tow.
Mechanics continue to work on the car in the background not the least bit distracted as the Camp Chase heads back down there track with CCRA 1501 and CCRA 1502. CCRA 1503 is missing today.
The engineer climbs down from CCRA 1501 as the conductor in the background walks back to close the gate on the other end, due to vandalism, the power when not in use is parked in a cage.
Having just returned from exchanging with NS in Buckeye Yard, and setting off a couple cars further east, Camp Chase heads west.
After completing today's work, Camp Chase heads back to their normal parking spot, passing by the former lead to the Delphi plant, which is now used for storage, even though everything parked on t... (more)
On their way to switch ConAgra, the conductor is bundled up good for the real cold temperatures we are having, as well as the engines, which are wearing a blue tarp over the radiators.
Camp Chase works on switching ConAgra, work must go on, even though it is only 2 outside when this photo was taken.
After pulling off the NS Dayton District, Camp Chase pulls the rest of the way onto their track and heads west with the cars they picked up in Buckeye yard.
Camp Chase crosses over Broad St after their exchange with NS in Buckeye Yard.
The engineer applies the hand break to the engines before calling it a day.
Camp Chase's 3 SW1500's sit tied down for the night, normally these are kept locked in a cage when not in use, however the cage is filled with a cut of ethanol cars this evening.
The NS Dayton dispatcher asked Camp Chase if they wanted to go into Buckeye yard at MP 146 instead of 144 so they could turn their power on the wye, no idea where they left the rest of their train... (more)