A duo of freshly rebuilt CSX SD70MAC Locomotives, leads a hotshot coaltrain east out of Walkerton, IN.
Q133 is making the climb through Walton were it will be climbing this grade all the way to Verona just a few miles West.
Q133 picks up speed as it has past the Nichols Siding.
Q370 pulls down onto the main for headroom, passing by the soon to be replaced B&O CPL signal at Mexico.
Westbound stack train L163 rolls around the curve west of Defiance on the Garrett Sub.
Q521 rounds a curve through the Jemison siding on its way south to Montgomery.
I like the 'challenge' of this shot, because your timing has to be near perfect when the road traffic is high. Solid EMDs on this train is usually uncommon.
After a short layover in Calera for a speed restriction instruction, Q519 gets rolling again and is about to severely punish the Calera Interlock with 3 locos and 101 cars.