CSX 8457 hammers the Conrail diamond at Willow Creek Road in Portage, IN in August of 1996. 8457 was rebuilt from a SD40 and the CSX line is now double track.
"CSX A727 permission to depart Coastline outbound through the tunnel"
A veteran SD40-2 leads 5 other EMDs on J726 as they split the now removed blades at South Romeny just days before they were removed.
A southbound tonnage coal train has stopped at the Toe River Freewill Baptist Church at Huntdale for a few minutes to have its picture taken (flash courtesy John Craft). The photo was taken with t... (more)
Monday's edition of the Avon-Lafayette turn heads back south past the South Raub defect detector and single semaphore. This is as far north as the blades go on the former Monon.
CSX southbound J726-10 splits the semaphores at Crawfordsville, Indiana. The blades are due to be replaced this winter. The video of this scene can be seen on railvideos.net at this link.
Sometimes you're the windshield, sometimes you're the bug...
J726 heads back to Indianapolis light-power, passing one of the soon-to-be replaced sets of semaphore signals north of Linden. This... (more)
SD40-2 CSXT 8457 leads S/B WC manifest freight up Byron Hill
A CSX train hauls downgrade west towards Terre Haute.
Southbound CSX freight passes the "shorty" semaphore in Crawfordsville, Ind.
A freshly repainted SD40-2 leads the daily Avon-Lafayette turn southbound on the former Monon. J726 normally uses the same two engines for about a month. Today CSXT 8456 is trailing and had been... (more)
CSXT 8457 leading an eastbound up the "Gooseneck" between Speers Ferry and Watkins.