Morscher's 1999-2000 Railroad Images, Sorted by Railroad Numbers.
 
T L Date # RR # Type Former # Other Units State City Comments
T L 12-21-1999 21
P.C.C CAR

NY SPRINGVILLE AN OLD STREET CAR SANS OVERHEAD WIRE AT SPRINGVILLE.
T L 07-13-2000 9 1085 B CRUZ AIR CASE CRANE

OH ROCKY RIVER A CRANE THAT WAS PART OF THE HENKELS AND McCOY WORK TRAIN PARADE AT MOREWOOD STREET.  THEY WERE LAYING FIBEROPITC CABLE.
T L 12-21-1999 5 ADIRONDAK 28 ALCO RS-3 D&H
NY EDEN BOARDED UP RS-3 AT EDEN ON THE BUFFALO SOUTHERN. 1993/19930625_17.jpg 1993/19930625_18.jpg
T L 05-07-1999 2 AHM


OH OLMSTED FALLS THAT IS ME.
T L 05-16-1999 1 ALLEGHENY & EASTERN 301 EMD GP40 PC 3242- CR 3242- ALLEGHENY 101
PA BUTLER THE B&P OPERATES THIS FORMER ALLEGHENY UNIT THAT STARTED OUT ON THE PENN CENTRAL.
T L 05-16-1999 23 AMTK GE P42DC
AMTK PA ALTOONA THE E/B PENNSYLVANIAN WAITS TO ENTER THE ALTOONA STATION PLATFROM, WHICH IS OCCUPIED BY THE W/B THREE RIVERS PASSENGER TRAIN ON THE LEFT.
T L 05-01-1999 1 AMTK EMERYVILLE STATION

CA EMERYVILLE EVENINGTIME AT THE EMERYVILLE STATION.  I WAITED FOR MY IN-LAW's TO ARRIVE ON A VERY VERY LATE TRAIN FROM CHICAGO ON THIS PARTICULAR DAY.  BY THE TIME IT CAME, IT WAS NEAR MIDNIGHT.
T L 09-25-1999 7 AMTK 1 GE P42DC

OH OLMSTED FALLS UNIT NUMBER ONE LEADS A LATE E/B PENNSYLVANIAN AT OLMSTED FALLS.
T L 05-10-1999 2 AMTK 2 GE P42DC

OH VERMILION THE E/B PENNSYLVANIAN ROLLS PAST THE VERMILION STATION AREA.
T L 07-11-1999 6 AMTK 4 GE P42DC

OH BEREA THE EASTBOUND PENNSLYVANIAN HAD TO DETOUR ONTO THE CSX (BIG FOUR) AT BEREA SO AS TO BYPASS A DRAWBRIDGE AT THE MOUTH OF THE CUYAHOGA RIVER THAT WAS PUT OUT OF SERVICE BY LIGHTNING THE NIGHT BEFORE.
T L 04-25-1999 10 AMTK 11 GE P42DC

OH AMHERST THE 'PENNSYLVANIAN' ROARS EAST AT JACKSON STREET ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 01-28-2000 8 AMTK 11 GE P42DC

OH OLMSTED FALLS E/B PENNSYLVANIAN AS SEEN FROM THE PARKING LOT OF THE ENCHANTRESS HAIR SALON, A GREAT PLACE TO GET A CUP OF COFFEE AND A HAIR CUT.
T L 08-06-2000 5 AMTK 16 GE P42DC

OH BROOK PARK TRAILING UNIT AT MILE 191. E/B AMTRAK PENNSYLVANIAN TRAIN AT MILE 191.
T L 04-20-1999 3 AMTK 17 GE P42DC

OH OLMSTED FALLS THE EVENING PENNSYLVANIAN RIVERS AT OLMSTED FALLS.
T L 08-06-2000 3 AMTK 25 GE P42DC
AMTK 16, NS 3521 OH BROOK PARK NS 3521 WAS THE LAST OF 22 B30-7A's THAT WERE BOUGHT BY THE SOUTHERN RAILROAD.  MILE 191 ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 08-06-2000 4 AMTK 25 GE P42DC

OH BROOK PARK SIDE OF CAB VIEW OF AN AMTRAK ENGINE THAT IS ENDURING A DELAY.  E/B AMTRAK PENNSYLVANIAN TRAIN AT MILE 191, NEAR ROCKPORT YARD.
T L 10-15-1999 1 AMTK 25 ? GE P42DC

OH CLEVELAND HERE WE SEE THE E/B CAPITOL LIMITED, WHICH WAS CHASING THE TAIL OF THE LAKESHORE LTD, OVER DETROIT ROAD, AT ABOUT 7:45 IN THE MORNING.  ANOTHER OF ARNIE's FAVORITES.
T L 04-24-1999 15 AMTK 27 GE P42DC
AMTK 46 OH CLEVELAND THE EASTBOUND PENNSYLVANIAN ROLLS TOWARDS THE STATION, WHICH IS JUST OFF TO THE RIGHT.
T L 04-24-1999 16 AMTK 27 GE P42DC

OH CLEVELAND THE EASTBOUND PENNSYLVANIAN ROLLS TOWARDS THE STATION, WHICH IS JUST OFF TO THE RIGHT, WHILE THE BROWNS STADIUM IS SEEN BEHIND THE UNITS.  WITH THE STATION BEING SO CLOSE TO THE STADIUM, I WONDER WHY THERE ARE NEVER ANY AMTRAK FOOTBALL GAME SPECIAL TRAINSIN CLEVELAND.
T L 05-10-1999 11 AMTK 29 GE P42DC
AMTK 24 OH SANDUSKY W/B PENNSYLVANIAN AT CAMP ROAD.
T L 10-30-1999 14 AMTK 29 GE P42DC
AMTK 63 OH OLMSTED FALLS AT 13:10, THE EASTBOUND PENNSYLVANIAN ROLLS THOUGH TOWN AT COLUMBIA ROAD.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 05-15-1999 8 AMTK 34 GE P42DC

OH OLMSTED FALLS THE PENNSYLVANIAN BRINGS YET ANOTHER AFTERNOON OF RAILROAD PHOTOGRAPHY TO A CLOSE.
T L 05-16-1999 9 AMTK 37 GE P42DC

PA CONPIT JCT. AMTRAK's W/B PENNSLYVANIAN ROLLS WEST AT CONPIT JCT.
T L 03-21-1999 6 AMTK 39 GE P42DC

OH CLEVELAND THE PENNSYLVANIAN, E/B AT MILE 184.  IT IS ABOUT 3 MILES WEST OF THE CLEVELAND STATION.
T L 05-03-1999 4 AMTK 48 GE P42DC

OH CLEVELAND THE W/B PENNSYLVANIAN BETWEEN TRISKETT AND WEST 140th STREETS.  THE SHUTTER SPEED OF 1/250th WAS NOT FAST ENOUGH.
T L 05-30-1999 2 AMTK 50 GE P42DC

OH CLEVELAND W/B PENNSYLVANIAN, HEADING AWAY FROM DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, ON WHISKEY ISLAND.
T L 11-20-1999 4 AMTK 55 GE P42DC

OH BEREA A VERY LATE W/B LAKE SHORE LIMITED MAKES A NOONTIME APPEARANCE AT BEREA WITH A CALTRAN UNIT TUCKED INTO THE CONSIST.
T L 05-27-1999 9 AMTK 63 GE P42DC

OH OLMSTED FALLS THE WESTBOUND PENNSYLVANIAN ROLLS PAST THE OLMSTED FALLS DEPOT, NOW A MODEL TRAIN CLUB.
T L 05-28-1999 9 AMTK 64 GE P42DC
AMTK 71 PA CRESSON THE EASTBOUND PENNSYLVANIAN, AS SEEN FROM THE FAMOUS PORCH OF THE STATION INN .  D. R. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 04-18-1999 10 AMTK 69 GE P42DC

OH CLEVELAND THE W/B PENNSYLVANIAN AT LAKEWOOD HEIGHTS BLVD.  ENGINE 69 DERAILED IN 2005 AFTER BEING HIT BY A GRAVEL TRUCK IN NORTH CAROLINA.
T L 07-16-1999 7 AMTK 70 GE P42DC

OH OLMSTED FALLS A LATE PENNSYLVANIAN JUST WEST OF LEWIS ROAD.
T L 03-28-1999 4 AMTK 72 GE P42DC

OH CLEVELAND E/B PENNSYLVANIAN RIVERS AT MP 185 ON THE OLD NYC.
T L 05-04-1999 1 AMTK 82 GE P42DC

OH BEREA THE WESTBOUND PENNSYLVANIAN AT FRONT STREET IN FAVORABLE LIGHTING CONDITIONS.  THIS LOCOMOTIVE MANAGAGED TO REAR END A FREIGHT TRAIN ON SEPTEMBER 20TH OF 1999, IN A MINOR WRECK THAT HAPPENED IN CUMBERLAND MARYLAND.
T L 05-07-1999 1 AMTK 83 GE P42DC
AMTK 65 OH OLMSTED FALLS AT 14:00, L. S. MELIN CAUGHT THIS E/B PENNSYLVANIAN PASSING THE FRONT DOOR OF HIS BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENT.
T L 03-06-1999 4 AMTK 89 GE P42DC
FLORIDA FUN TRAIN OH OLMSTED FALLS E/B PENNSYLVANIAN IN THE SNOW.  THE TRAILING UNIT IS IN THE PAINT SCHEME OF THE DEFUNCT FLORIDA FUN TRAIN.
T L 04-03-1999 2 AMTK 92 GE P42DC

OH AMHERST PENNSYLVANIAN, EASTBOUND AT MILE 215.
T L 05-17-1999 8 AMTK 92 GE P42DC
AMTK 44 PA ALTOONA W/B PENNYSLVANIAN APPROACHING THE ALTOONA STATION.
T L 08-19-1999 4 AMTK 340 EMD F40PH
CN 9671 ALB JASPER THIS AMTRAK UNIT WAS TUCKED IN THE CONSIST OF CN POWER THAT WAS POWERING AN AMERICAN ORIENT EXPRESS TRAIN.
T L 05-22-2000 5 AMTK 805 GE P40
AMTK 64 PA ALTOONA WHILE INPECTING THE NEW FOOT BRIDGE IN ALTOONA, THE E/B PENNSYLVANIAN MADE ITS APPEARANCE.
T L 03-21-1999 7 AMTK 60103 ROADRAILER

OH CLEVELAND AMTRAK's PENNSYLVANIAN TRAIN IS MOSTLY FREIGHT WITH LOTS OF ROADRAILERS ON THE END.
T L 11-20-1999 6 AMTK 62045 VIEWLINER

OH BEREA AN AMTRAK VIEWLINER CAR ON THE LAKESHORE LIMITED.  I ONCE RODE ON A VIEWLINER SLEEPER, AND FOUND IT TO BE QUITE A NICE CAR.
T L 05-21-2000 21 AMTK 410176 AMTZ ROADRAILER

PA GALLITZIN ROADRAILERS BRING UP THE REAR OF THE E/B PENNSYLVANIAN, AS THE TRAIN HEADS INTO THE TUNNEL.
T L 12-21-1999 25 ARCADE & ATTICA 110 GE 44 TON

NY ARCADE THE NUMBER ON THIS LITTLE BEAST WAS BADLY WORN ON BOTH SIDES.  I THINK IT WAS NUMBER 110, BUT I MAY BE WRONG.  IF IT IS 110, THEN IT WAS BUILT BY GE IIN 1941 AND WAS CONSTRUCTION NUMBER 12947.
T L 05-22-2000 6 ARMCO B-80 EMD SW8

PA BUTLER ARMCO UNIT IN THE BUTLER ENGINE FACILITY.
T L 01-02-1999 3 AT&SF STATION

AZ FLAGSTAFF MORNING VIEW OF FLAGSTAFF's STATION.
T L 11-20-1999 8 AT&SF 538 GE B40-8W

OH BEREA A PAIR OF RATHER TIRED LOOKING SANTA FE UNITS W/B ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.  ONLY 60 WIDE NOSED FOUR AXLED GE LOCOMOTIVE MADE IT TO REGULAR PRODUCTION.  THIS IS ONE SUCH UNIT.
T L 01-02-1999 4 AT&SF 2759 EMD GP30 AT&SF 1259- AT&SF 3259
AZ FLAGSTAFF EMD GP30, A FEW MILES EAST OF FLAGSTAFF.
T L 01-02-1999 1 AT&SF 5016 EMD SD40
BN 6785 AZ FLAGSTAFF A WESTBOUND PASSES THE STATION AT FLAGSTAFF.
T L 09-20-1999 3 AT&SF 5512 EMD SD45-2B AT&SF 5703
OH ROCKY RIVER AN UNSUAL UNIT, AN SD45-2 BOOSTER UNIT THAT WAS BUILT AS A CAB UNIT SD45-2 IN 197.  TOO BAD IT WAS SUCH A DARK DAY.  THE SLOW TRAIN WAS STILL TOO FAST FOR MY VERY SLOWER EXPOSURE TIME. TRAIN 366.
T L 01-02-1999 7 AT&SF 199796 CRANE
AT&SF 490284 AZ WINSLOW WHITELINED RAILROAD CRANE.
T L 01-02-1999 8 AT&SF 490284 CRANE BOOM CAR
AT&SF 199796 AZ WINSLOW WHITELINED CRANE BOOM CAR THAT SEEMS TO BE MADE FROM AN OLD PASSENGER CAR.
T L 05-15-2000 1 ATGX 5510 GE C30-7 BNSF 5510- BN 5510 CSX 7670 OH CLEVELAND LEASE POWER AT THE OLD B&O YARD AT CLARK AVENUE, NEXT TO THE OLD CLARK AVENUE BRIDGE PILLARS.
T L 07-09-2000 5 ATGX 5515 GE B30-7 BN 5515 ?
OH EUCLID THIS UNIT, STILL BN GREEN, AT STATION "E",IS ABOUT TO BE REFUELED.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-09-2000 27 ATGX 5515 GE C30-7 ? BN 5515
OH EUCLID LEASE UNIT ON CSX RAILS, AT STATION "E", JUST EAST OF COLLINWOOD.
T L 06-27-1999 7 B&LE 643 2-10-4 STEAM

PA MCKEES ROCKS A BIG B&LE STEAM ENGINE, NUMBERED 643, BUT WITHOUT A LETTERED ROAD NAME.   L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 12-21-1999 15 B&O 78 ALCO S4 B&O 9078- DONNER HANNA COKE 78
NY GOWANDA A HEAVY SNOWFALL BEGAN AS I SET UP TO TAKE THIS PHOTO OF AN ALCO SWITCHER IN B&O COLORS ON THE NEW YORK AND LAKE ERIE RAILROAD.
T L 12-21-1999 23 B&P STATION

NY SPRINGVILLE A NICE LOOKING FORMER B.R.& P. STATION.
T L 05-21-2000 8 B&P 450 EMD SD45 SSW 9153- SP 7357 B&P 452 PA BUTLER FORMER SOUTHERN PACIFIC SD45's NEXT TO THE ENGINE HOUSE AT BUTLER.
T L 05-21-2000 9 B&P 452 EMD SD45 SP 8824 B&P 450 PA BUTLER REMANTS OF THIS UNIT'S SOUTHERN PACIFIC PAST IS VISIBLE IN THE ODDLY SHAPED HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLEY.
T L 05-16-1999 4 B&P 455 EMD SD45 SP 9026- SP 7564- SP 9026 B&P 3000 PA BUTLER FORMER SOUTHERN PACIFIC SD45 AT BUTLER.
T L 05-22-2000 7 B&P 456 EMD SD45 SP 8973
PA BUTLER A NICE OVERHEAD SHOT OF A FORMER SOUTHERN PACIFIC (COTTON BELT) SD45.
T L 05-21-2000 4 B&P 626 EMD GP9 NW- NS B&P 7803, B&P 926 PA BUTLER OVERHEAD VIEW OF B&P POWER.
T L 05-21-2000 3 B&P 926 EMD GP18 NW 926- NS 926 B&P 626 PA BUTLER A GAGGLE OF POWER AT THE BUTLER ENGINE FACILITY.
T L 05-21-2000 6 B&P 926 EMD GP18 NW 926- NS 926
PA BUTLER GP18, AT THE BUFFALO AND PITTSBURGH FACILITY IN BUTLER.
T L 05-22-2000 8 B&P 1510 EMD SW1500 RDG ?- CR B&P 926 PA BUTLER FORMER CONRAIL (AND PERHAPS READING) SWITCHER AT BUTLER, BUT WHAT WAS ITS FORMER NUMBER?
T L 05-16-1999 7 B&P 3000 EMD GP40 B&O 4025- CSX 6600 B&P 3001, B&P 455 PA BUTLER MORE UNITS BEING HOSTLED ABOUT MEANT THAT I COULD TAKE YET ANOTHER PHOTO AT BUTLER.
T L 05-16-1999 2 B&P 3001 EMD GP40 CSX B&P 3000 PA BUTLER GP40's AT THE BUTLER ENGINE FACILITY.
T L 05-16-1999 6 B&P 3001 EMD GP40 CSX B&P 3000, ROCHESTER & SOUTHERN 104 PA BUTLER MORE NICELY PAINTED B&P UNITS AT BUTLER.
T L 05-16-1999 3 B&P 3102 EMD GP40 NYC 3096- PC 3096- CR 3096- KYLE 3102
PA BUTLER FORMER KYLE UNIT BEING SERVICED AT BUTLER.
T L 05-21-2000 2 B&P 7803 CR 7803

PA BUTLER A FORMER CONRAIL UNIT AT THE FUEL RACK AT BUTLER.
T L 08-22-2000 1 BARGE SHIP

GERMANY MEHRING A DUTCH BARGE ON THE MOSEL RIVER.  THESE BARGES ARE FAMILY AFFAIRS, WITH A FAMILY CAR, BELONGINGS, AND PLANTS AROUND THE "HOUSE".
T L 10-02-1999 2 BN 4065 GE B30-7A (B)

OH BEREA A QUARTET OF GE "B" UNITS, WITH COVERED STACKS, HEAD EAST AT LEWIS ROAD, ON THE WAY TO STORAGE AT ALTOONA.
T L 09-20-1999 2 BN 8144 EMD SD40-2

OH ROCKY RIVER A BLURRED DARK DAY PHOTO WITH A 1/60th OF A SECOND EXPOSURE TIME.  E/B NEARING THE LAKE ROAD EXIT MARION RAMP OVERPASS.  TRAIN 366.
T L 01-02-1999 9 BNSF STATION

AZ FLAGSTAFF EVENING VIEW OF STATION.
T L 01-02-1999 10 BNSF STATION

AZ FLAGSTAFF WARM EVENING LIGHT SHINES ON THE RED SANDSTONE FREIGHT STATION AT FLAGSTAFF.
T L 01-02-1999 6 BNSF 980 GE C44-9W

AZ FLAGSTAFF PUSHERS, W/B JUST EAST OF FLAGSTAFF.  980 WAS BUILT IN 1996.
T L 05-03-1999 3 BNSF 1058 GE C44-9W

OH CLEVELAND A WARM COLORED PAINT SCHEME ON THE GUEST BNSF POWER AT WEST 14Oth STREET, IN THE WARM EVENING LIGHTING.
T L 01-02-1999 12 BNSF 3033 EMD GP40X AT&SF 3803
AZ FLAGSTAFF A BLURRED QUICK GRAB SHOT OF AN EMD GP40X, E/B AT FLAGSTAFF.  ONLY 23 GP40X's WERE EVER BUILT, THE SANTA FE HAD 10 OF THEM.
T L 07-15-1999 4 BNSF 4474 GE C44-9W
CSX, CSX OH BROOKLYN A VERY WELL POWERD EVENING TRAIN, WITH SOME 16,400 HORSEPOWERS, AT MILE 15, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 01-30-1999 1 BNSF 4974 GE C44-9W
CR 5546, AT&SF 7435 OH BEREA W/B BNSF UNITS ON THE FORMER NYC MAIN AT MILE 195, NEAR LEWIS ROAD.
T L 07-15-1999 1 BNSF 6513 EMD SD45-2 AT&SF 5636
OH BROOKLYN THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE PASSES OVER RIDGE ROAD NEXT TO I-480.  HERE WE SEE E/B TV-100 ZIPPING BY WITH A BIG SANTA FE SD45-2.
T L 10-07-1999 2 BNSF 7016 EMD SD40-2 BN 7016 BN 8108 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A NICELY LET W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT MILE 12, OVER THE I-480 BRIDGE AND UNDER THE JENNINGS FREEWAY OVERPASS.
T L 08-08-1999 2 BNSF 7095 EMD SD40-2
BNSF 8046 OH LAKEWOOD CRAPPY LIGHTING, BUT INERESTING POWER FOR OHIO.  E/B TRAIN 366 ON THE x NKP VIADUCT OVER THE ROCKY RIVER AT 14:30.
T L 04-06-2000 11 BNSF 7324 EMD SD40 CN 5016- BN 6984 HLCX 6406 OH BEREA THE AUTOMATIC EQUIPMENT IDENTIFYING EQUIPMENT CAN BE SEEN ALONSIDE THIS W/B TRAIN NEARING BAGLEY ROAD, ON THE x BIG FOUR.  I WAS DRIVING ALONG AND THE CROSSING GATE LIGHTS STARTED FLASHING, SO I STOPPED, AND GOT OUT, AND TOOK THIS PHOTO.  THE MOTORISTS BEHIND ME WERE NOT AMUSED.  LEAD UNIT WAS BUILT IN 1968.
T L 01-02-1999 5 BNSF 8260 EMD SD75
BNSF 4941 AZ FLAGSTAFF W/B TRAIN WITH A COLORFUL LASHUP, A FEW MILES EAST OF FLAGSTAFF.
T L 10-30-1999 7 BNSF 8908 EMD SD70MAC
BN 9645 OH OLMSTED FALLS BRILLIANT FALL COLORS MAKE THIS PHOTO YET ANOTHER OF MANY FAVORITES.  W/B ON THE x NYC MAIN AT COLUMBIA ROAD.  THE LEAD UNIT WAS ASSEMBLED BY BOMBARDIER IN SAHAGUN, MEXICO USING KITS FROM GM.
T L 09-01-1999 5 BNSF 314006 GUNDERSON AUTO RACKS

OH CLEVELAND BRAND NEW WHITE 'AUTO MAX' ARTICULATED AUTO RACKS AT CP-9.  THESE CARS CAN HOLD 17 S.U.V.s.
T L 06-30-2000 9 BROOKS-SCANLON CORP. 1 BLW 2-6-2 CARPENTER-O'BRIAN LUMBER 1- BROOKS-SCANLON 1- LEE TIDEWATER CYPORESS 1- J. C. TURNER LUMBER 1
PA SCRANTON A CUTE LITTLE ENGINE AT THE STEAMTOWN USA MUSEUM, BUILT 1914.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 12-21-1999 14 BUFFALO SOUTHERN STATION ERIE- EL
NY NORTH COLLINS THE FORMER ERIE RAILROAD's WOODEN STATION AT NORTH COLLINS.
T L 12-21-1999 3 BUFFALO SOUTHERN 107 ALCO S2 LV 151- SBRY 107
NY EDEN GRAFFITTI ARTISTS HAVE NOT BEEN KIND TO THIS FORMER LEHIGH VALLEY UNIT. 1993/19930625_15.jpg
T L 12-21-1999 1 BUFFALO SOUTHERN 45218 BROWNHOIST STEAM CRANE PRR- PC- CR 45218
NY EDEN A BIG OLD RAILROAD CRANE ON THE BUFFALO SOUTHERN.
T L 12-21-1999 2 BUFFALO SOUTHERN 45218 BROWNHOIST STEAM CRANE PRR- PC- CR 45218
NY EDEN THE BOOM END OF THE RAILROAD CRANE AT EDEN.
T L 05-27-1999 3 C&NS 8687 GE C44-9W

OH OLMSTED FALLS C&NW POWER ON TRAIN ELBU (ELKHART TO BUFFALO).
T L 11-20-1999 5 CALTRAN 400 EMD F40PH-2

OH BEREA A CALTRAN ENGINE TRAILING ON THE LAKE SHORE LIMITED.
T L 05-22-2000 4 CEFX 135 EMD SD9043MAC
CEFX 133 PA ALTOONA BIG NEW EMD UNITS FOR THE LEASE OUTFIT WITH THE REPORTING MARKS OF CEFX.  THE "C" IN CEFX STANDS FOR THE "CIT FINANCIAL GROUP", "CIT" BEING "COMMERCIAL INVESTMENT TRUST".  SO, "CEFX" IS "CIT EQUIPEMENT FINANCE" X.
T L 10-16-1999 5 CEFX 9330 EMD SD45T-2 SP 9330
OH COLUMBIA STATION THIS SPOT AT STATION STREET OFFERED SOME INTERESTING PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES.  ALL THAT I NEEDED WAS A WESTBOUNDER INSTEAD OF THIS CLEVELAND BOUND TRAIN.
T L 06-11-1999 5 CHESSIE SYSTEM 3675 CABOOSE C&O 3675
OH LESTER AN OLD C&O CABOOSE SITTING AT LESTER STATION.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 11-24-1999 8 CHESSIE SYSTEM 3679 CABOOSE N-12 C&O
OH LESTER A FORMER C&O CABOOSE, STILL IN CHESSIE SYSTEM COLORS.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 04-17-2000 1 CHTT 640615 GONDOLA

OH ROCKY RIVER A MILD DERAILMENT JUST WEST OF SMITH COURT STREET.  SEEMS THAT THIS GONDOLA HAD ROLLED DOWNHILL FROM ITS PARKING SPOT A FEW HUNDRED FEET EAST OF HERE, AND ENCOUNTERED THE DERAIL DEVICE.  THE LATTER DID ITS JOB AND PREVENTED THE ERRANT GONDOLA FROM FOULING THE MAIN.  THE GON WAS GONE BY THE NEXT DAY.  BY THE WAY, THE REPORTING MARKS "CHTT" STAND FOR THE "CHICAGO HEIGHTS TERMINAL".
T L 08-19-1999 2 CN 2514 GE C44-9CWL
CN 2570 ALB JASPER WHILE I WAS WAITING TO BOARD MY TRAIN TO VANCOUVER, I PHOTOED THESE BACK LIT BIG CANADIAN NATIONAL UNITS AT JASPER.
T L 08-31-1999 1 CN 5708 EMD SD75
CN 5436 OH ROCKY RIVER A SURPRISE TREAT AT 7:55 IN THE MORNING, TRAIN 146 WITH CN POWER IN GOOD LIGHTING AT A FAVORITE SPOT, LINDA STREET.
T L 06-15-1999 1 CN 5709 EMD SD75
CN 5756 OH ROCKY RIVER A FAVORITE LOCATION ON THE x NKP MAIN IN MY HOME TOWN.  TRAIN 145 HEADS WEST AT 16:56.
T L 08-17-1999 1 CN 6015 4-8-2 STEAM

ALB JASPER A NICE CANADIAN NATIONAL 4-8-2 ON DISPLAY AT JASPER, ALBERTA.  A SMALLISH TENDER IS NOTED WITH A CAPACITY OF 19 TONS COAL AND 10,000 GALLONS OF WATER.
T L 08-16-1999 1 CN 7253 EMD GP9

ALB EDMONTON A CANADIAN NATIONAL GP9 IN THE DEAD LINE AT EDMONTON, ALBERTA.
T L 09-20-1999 1 CN 9417 EMD GP40-2L

OH ROCKY RIVER A DIFFICULT BLURRY RAINY DAY PHOTO OF E/B CANADIAN POWER ON THE x NKP AT LINDA STREET.  TRAIN 146 AT 14:15.
T L 05-21-2000 12 CN 9646 EMD GP40-2L

PA CRESSON WIDE NOSED CANADIAN NATIONAL UNIT.
T L 08-19-1999 1 CN 9672 EMD GP40-2L
CN 9671, AMTK 340 ALB JASPER CANADIAN BUILT GP40-2W, WITH AN EARLY VERSION OF THE WIDE NOSED SAFTEY CAB.  THESE UNITS ARE ON THE HEAD END OF AN AMERICAN ORIENT EXPRESS EXCURSION TRAIN.
T L 08-19-1999 3 CN 9672 EMD GP40-2L

ALB JASPER A CLOSE-UP OF THAT CANADIAN CREATION, THE WIDE NOSED SAFTEY CAB.
T L 08-19-1999 10 CN 9672 EMD GP40-2L
CN 9671, AMTK 340 ALB JASPER THE CONSIST OF THIS AMERICAN ORIENT EXPRESS TRAIN HAS BACKED AWAY FROM THE STATION AND INTO A SMALL PATCH OF WEAK SUNLIGHT.
T L 06-30-1999 7 CNJ 1554 ALCO RS-3 CNJ 1554- GEORGE HART'S RAIL TOURS 1554
PA JIM THORPE ROUNDED CORNERS OF THE RS-3 ARE EVIDENT IN THIS PRESERVED UNIT AT JIM THORPE.  OWNED BY THE HAWK MOUNTAIN CHAPTER OF THE NRHS.   L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 12-21-1999 22 CONCORD COUNTY CABOOSE CABOOSE

NY SPRINGVILLE THIS CABOOSE IS NEXT TO THE OLD B.R.& P. LINE.  THE SIGNS READ ' ICE CREAM, CUSTARD, FROZEN TREATS' AND ' CLOSED FOR THE SEASON, REASON… FREEZIN'.
T L 06-30-1999 3 CP ? 2-6-0 STEAM

PA JIM THORPE AN UNNUMBERED CANADIAN PACIFIC TEN WHEELER AT JIM THORPE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 10-11-1999 2 CP 5418 EMD SD40-2 KCS 673 CP 6603 OH BEREA A SURPRISE OF RED COLOR AT BEREA AS THIS W/B ZIPS PAST ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 09-30-2000 6 CP 5493 EMD SD45 D&RGW 5333 CP 5601 OH CLEVELAND RARE CANDIAN PACIFIC SD45 AT MILE 5 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  UNIT 5601 WENT TO SCRAP IN 2007.
T L 09-30-2000 7 CP 5493 EMD SD45 D&RGW 5333 CP 5601 OH CLEVELAND E/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, MILE 5, NEAR QUINCY AND EAST 105.  THIS IS WHERE THE LINE HAS A FLY-OVER, CROSSING THE RAPID TRANSIT LINE, x NKP MIAN, AND THE FORMER RIGHT OF WAY OF THE CLEVELAND UNION TERMINAL TRACKAGE.  UNIT 5601 WENT TO SCRAP IN 2007.
T L 12-23-1999 1 CP 5565 EMD SD40-2
CP 5647 NY BUFFALO RATHER WORN LOOKING CP POWER IN THE SNOW AT SK YARD.
T L 10-16-1999 4 CP 5601 EMD SD40-2
CP 5515 OH COLUMBIA STATION A FAVORITE BLEND OF AUTUMN COLOR AND BRIGHT CP UNITS, W/B ON THE x BIG FOUR AT JAQUAY ROAD.  12:54.  UNIT 5601 WENT TO SCRAP IN 2007.
T L 09-12-1999 5 CP 5621 EMD SD40-2
SOO 6021 OH CLEVELAND WITH THE NS TRAIN STILL STANDING IN THE BACKGROUND, ANOTHER E/B CSX TRAIN ROLLS PAST ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT CP-17.
T L 09-22-1999 1 CP 5646 EMD SD40-2

OH BROOKLYN THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE PASSES OVER TIEDEMAN ROAD AT MILE 16.03.  HERE IS A W/B TRAIN IN FINE LIGHTING.
T L 07-03-2000 4 CP 5655 EMD SD40-2

PA PALMERTON CP POWER IN THE ANTHRACITE RAILROADS' TERRITORY.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.  5565 WAS RETIERED IN 3-2007.
T L 09-24-1999 2 CP 5749 EMD SD40-2
CSX 8717 OH ROCKY RIVER A BRIGHT RED UNIT ROARS PAST THE STATION AT ROCKY RIVER, ON W/B TRAIN 269 AT 17:50.  UNIT WAS REBUILT IN 2018 BY NOXVILLE LOCOMOTIVE WORKS INTO A SE32C.
T L 09-28-1999 1 CP 5756 EMD SD40-2
CP 5604 OH ROCKY RIVER W/B TRAIN 145 FEATURES RED CANADIAN PACIFIC POWER, AT 15:52 OVER SMITH COURT.
T L 12-23-1999 14 CP 6620 EMD SD40-2 SOO NS 3047 NY BUFFALO ANOTHER TRAIN DEPARTS FORNTIER YARD FOR THE WEST, OVER BROADWAY STREET.  THIS ONE IS LED BY A UNIT IN SOO LINE COLORS.
T L 08-18-1999 1 CP 401036 WEDGE PLOW
CP 400840 ALB BANFF WEDGE SNOW PLOWS AT BANFF ENJOY A SUMMER REST.
T L 03-28-1999 9 CR SIGNAL

OH CLEVELAND PRR POSITION LIGHT SIGNAL AT C.P. HARVARD, LOOKING NORTH, DISPLAYING A STOP INDICATION.
T L 03-28-1999 10 CR SIGNAL

OH CLEVELAND STRANGE PRR POSITION LIGHT SIGNAL AT C.P. HARVARD, WITH A FULLY CIRCULAR LOWER FACE.  I DO NOT RECALL EVER SEEING ANY OTHER PRR SIGNALS WITH A FULLY CIRCULAR LOWER DISK.  VIEW TO THE NORTH.
T L 05-16-1999 8 CR SIGNAL PRR- PC
PA CONPIT JCT. FULLY EQUIPPED PRR SYTLE POSITION LIGHT SIGNALS FOR WESTBOUND MOVEMENTS AT CONPIT JCT.  I AM TOLD THAT THE EXTRA SIGNAL LIGHT WITH THE LETTER 'C' INDICATES 'STOP AND CHECK'.  THE STOP AND CHECK WOULD COVER THINGS LIKE SPRING SWITCHES, DERAILS, CROSSINGS ETC.  IF THE WAY IS CLEAR, THEN PROCEED AT RESTRICTED SPEED.  BUT HERE IS YET ANOTHER EXPLANATION: conpit jct c signal
T L 04-18-1999 6 CR ? TAMPER

OH CLEVELAND A TAMPER UNDER WEST 140th STREET.
T L 04-18-1999 4 CR BB 2003 BALLAST BRUSH?

OH CLEVELAND SOME KIND OFMAINTENANCE OF WAY UNIT, BUT WHAT? AT WEST 140th.
T L 04-06-2000 7 CR BR 1156 BRUSH

OH BEREA BRUSH MACHINE.
T L 04-18-1999 5 CR BR 5007 BALLAST REGULATOR?

OH CLEVELAND ANOTHER MAINTENANCE OF WAY UNIT.  AT WEST 140th ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN.
T L 05-21-2000 20 CR MP 1903 M OF W BALLAST TAMPER

PA GALLITZIN A HIGH TECH LOOKING BALLAST TAMPER M of W UNIT RESTING AT GALLITZEN.  NOTE THE EUROPEAN STYLE BUFFERS AND COUPLERS.
T L 04-06-2000 5 CR MP 9006 TAMPER

OH BEREA TAMPER AT BEREA.
T L 04-06-2000 6 CR MP 9006 TAMPER
CR BR 1156 OH BEREA TAMPER AND BRUSH MACHINES AT BEREA.
T L 07-11-1999 12 CR SL 3035 JET BLOWER

OH CLEVELAND A JET ENGINE POWERED ICE AND SNOW BLOWER, RESTING FOR THE SUMMER, AT ROCKPORT YARD.
T L 04-18-1999 3 CR TS 1005 STAMPER?

OH CLEVELAND A MAINTENANCE OF WAY UNIT, PERHAPS A STAMPER, AT WEST 140th STREET ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN.
T L 05-11-1999 6 CR 10 OBSERVATION CAR

OH BEDFORD OFFICE CARS ON AN OFFICE CAR SPECIAL.  THIS WAS THE LAST DAY OR TWO OF THE INTACT CONRAIL BUSINESS TRAIN.  AFTER THIS, IT WAS SPLIT UP BETWEEN NS AND CSX.
T L 05-11-1999 5 CR 11 BUSINESS CAR

OH BEDFORD OFFICE CARS ON AN OFFICE CAR SPECIAL.  THIS WAS THE LAST DAY OR TWO OF THE INTACT CONRAIL BUSINESS TRAIN.  AFTER THIS, IT WAS SPLIT UP BETWEEN NS AND CSX.
T L 05-04-1999 2 CR 1679 EMD GP15-1

OH BEREA RARE (FOR OHIO) GP15-1 E/B ON THE BIG FOUR AT BARRETT ROAD.  UNTIL THE 1998 CONSTRUCTION PROJECT WAS FINISHED, THE BARRETT ROAD (ON THE RIGHT) USED TO GO UNDER THE SMALLER ARCH TO ITS IMMEDIATE LEFT.
T L 09-12-1999 2 CR 2557 EMD SD70

OH BROOK PARK THIS W/B TRAIN HAS JUST COME OFF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AND DUCKED UNDER I-480 IN THE DISTANCE.  IT NOW IS ON THE OLD BIG FOUR, AND IS CROSSING OVER THE WEST 150th STREET BRIDGE.
T L 03-28-1999 7 CR 2563 EMD SD70
CR 2576 OH CLEVELAND A TRAIN CLIMBS AWAY FROM THE SHORT LINE ON THE HARVARD CONNECTION AND HEADS TOWARDS THE EAST TO THE CLEVELAND AND PITTSBURGH.
T L 05-17-1999 11 CR 2566 EMD SD70
CR 6635 PA ALTOONA E/B POWER AT ALTOONA.
T L 05-11-1999 1 CR 2573 EMD SD70

OH BEDFORD WHILE WAITING FOR AN INSPECTION TRAIN AT CP MAPLE, TV-1 SHOWED UP.
T L 04-25-1999 9 CR 2575 EMD SD70
CR 2580 OH AMHERST E/B TRAIN ELSE 5 (ELKHART- SELKIRK 5) AT JACKSON STREET.
T L 05-15-1999 4 CR 2577 EMD SD70

OH OLMSTED FALLS CONRAIL's LAST BATCH OFNEW POWER, THE SD70's (SANS A.C. TRACTION) AS SPECIFIED BY THE UNITS' FUTURE OWNER, THE NORFOLK SOUTHERN.
T L 08-31-1999 6 CR 3310 EMD GP40-2
HLCX 6311, NS 34 OH BEREA A LITTLE NS INSPECTION TRAIN WITH A SLUG LIKE THING THAT WAS LETTERED 'NS 34 RESEARCH'.  THAT CAR IS A TRACK GEOMETRY CAR WHICH STARTED OUT AS AN SD35.  IT WAS WRECKED IN MAY OF 1976 AND REBUILT INTO A SLUG.  IT WAS RETIRED IN 1989 AND THEN RESURRECTED IN 1994 AS A TRACK GEOMETRY TEST CAR.
T L 04-10-1999 2 CR 3319 EMD GP40-2
CR 3381 OH OLMSTED FALLS GP40-2's ON THE EMBANKMENT.
T L 07-16-1999 6 CR 3341 EMD GP40-2
CR 718 (LMSX) OH OLMSTED FALLS ROADRAILER, 261 JUST PAST LEWIS ROAD.
T L 05-17-1999 17 CR 3359 EMD GP40-2
NS 3060 (PRR), NS 8488 (PRR), CR 6442 PA GALLITZIN A WELL POWERED TRAILER TRAIN HEADS WEST BETWEEN GALLITZEN AND CRESSON.
T L 04-24-1999 22 CR 3379 EMD GP40-2
CR 6821 OH OLMSTED FALLS TV-77 AT OLMSTED FALLS.
T L 05-16-1999 19 CR 3384 EMD GP40-2

PA CASSANDRA A WESTBOUND ROLLS TOWARDS THE NICE FOOTBRIDGE AT CASSANDRA, ON WHICH I AM STANDING.
T L 05-11-1999 3 CR 4020 EMD E8 PRR 5809- PRR 4309- PC 4309- AMTK 315- AMTK 498
OH BEDFORD OUCH, OUCH, OUCH.  DISASTER.  WHAT COULD HAVE BEEN THE BEST PHOTO OF THE YEAR ( OF A THREE E UNIT CONRAIL O.C.S. SPECIAL) GOT MESSED UP AS A DOUBLE EXPOSURE.  DARN, OF ALL THE IMAGES TO GET MESSED UP, IT HAD TO BE THIS ONE.
T L 05-17-1999 6 CR 4020 EMD E8 PRR 5809- PRR 4309- PC 4309- AMTK 315- AMTK 498
PA ALTOONA THE CONRAIL FLEET OF 3 E UNITS WAS BEEN BROKEN UP A WEEK BEFORE THIS PHOTO.  CSX GOT 2 OF THE UNITS, AND NS ENDED UP WITH THIS LONELY E UNIT.  IT WAS SOLD TO IN 2000 TO JUNIATA TERMINAL FOR $184,000.
T L 05-11-1999 2 CR 4021 EMD E8 PRR 5711- PRR 4311- PC 4311- AMTK 317- AMTK 499 CR 4020, CR 4022 OH BEDFORD AFTER MESSING UP THE FIRST UNIT's PHOTOS, I MANAGED TO SNAP THIS IMAGE OF THE SECOND OF THREE CR E UNITS ON AN O.C.S. TRAIN AT CP MAPLE.
T L 05-11-1999 4 CR 4022 EMD E8 ERIE 833- EL 833 CR 4021, CR 4020 OH BEDFORD THREE CR E UNITS ON AN O.C.S. TRAIN AT CP MAPLE.
T L 05-17-1999 2 CR 4100 EMD SD80MAC
CR 4106 PA GALLITZIN CR 4100, EASTBOUND, ON A MULTITRACK RAILROAD, BETWEEN CRESSON AND GALLITZEN.  ABOUT A HALF HOUR BEFORE TAKING THIS PICTURE, I PURCHASED A T-SHIRT WITH AN IMAGE OF CR 4100 ON IT.
T L 05-17-1999 3 CR 4100 EMD SD80MAC
CR 4106 PA GALLITZIN CR 4100, EASTBOUND, ON THE FROMER NEW PORTAGE RAILROAD, PASSING 'AR' TOWER.
T L 05-17-1999 12 CR 4114 EMD SD80MAC
CR 4129 PA ALTOONA THE SECOND UNIT OF THIS WESTBOUND TRAIN WAS ONCE AN EMD DEMONSTRATOR FOR THE SD80 SERIES.
T L 04-24-1999 13 CR 4117 EMD SD80MAC

OH CLEVELAND A FEW ORANGE SEATS FOR THE NEW CLEVELAND BROWNS STADIUM ARE ALREADY INSTALLED.  NOW THE BROWNS HAVE A NICE NEW STADIUM IN WHICH TO LOSE GAMES IN.
T L 04-24-1999 4 CR 4132 EMD SD70MAC
CR 4142 OH CLEVELAND NEW POWER NEAR THE DRAWBRIDGE.
T L 01-30-1999 8 CR 4133 EMD SD70MAC
CR 4142 OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B OVER THE VIADUCT ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 04-03-1999 6 CR 4134 EMD SD70MAC

OH AMHERST AN ARTSY THOUGH- THE- TREES- PHOTO AT QUARRY ROAD.
T L 05-16-1999 22 CR 5016 GE B36-7
METRO NORTH 2011 PA ALTOONA THIS BLUE UNIT's BODY SUFFERED WRECK DAMAGE AND HAS SHIFTED FORWARDS ON THE FRAME.  A METRO NORTH UNIT IN NEW HAVEN COLORS IS VISIBLE BEHIND IT.
T L 07-11-1999 7 CR 5077 GE B40-8

OH BROOK PARK E/B NS TRAIN DETOURING ON THE CSX AT ENGLE ROAD AT MILE 19.2 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 04-24-1999 19 CR 5505 EMD SD60M

OH CLEVELAND ANOTHER W/B AT MP 182 NEXT TO THE BROWNS STADIUM ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN.
T L 07-11-1999 3 CR 5506 EMD SD60M
NS 5169 OH BEREA WITH AN ANCIENT STONE BRIDGE IN THE FOREGROUND, THIS WESTBOUND TRAIN HEADS OVER THE VIADUCT OVER THE EAST BRANCH OF THE ROCKY RIVER ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 05-31-1999 1 CR 5508 EMD SD60M
NS 8548 (PRR) OH CLEVELAND IT IS MY 40th BIRTHDAY, AND DEATH DAY FOR CONRAIL.  TOMORROW, JUNE 1st WILL BRING THE "DAY ONE" BREAKUP OF CONRAIL.  THE SECOND UNIT ( IF MY ROSTER CONVERSION IS CORRECT) WAS ONCE PAINTED IN THE GREY BALLAST EXPRESS PAINT SCHEME.  I AM SURPRISED THAT IT IS BLUE IN THIS SCENE.  GOOD BYE CONRAIL, IT WAS NICE KNOWING YOU.
T L 04-24-1999 18 CR 5511 EMD SD60M

OH CLEVELAND W/B COMING OFF THE x PRR C&P LINE AT THE BROWNS STADIUM AND MILEPOST 182.  THE NEW SILVER SIGNAL BRIDGE WAS NOT YET IN SERVICE AT THIS TIME.
T L 06-09-1999 1 CR 5518 EMD SD60M

OH LAKEWOOD ANOTHER FAVORITE IMAGE, HERE WE SEE WESTBOUND TRAIN 287 ON THE OLD NKP AT EDWARDS STREET.  THE LEAD UNIT WENT TO CSX AFTER THE CONRAIL BREAKUP, YET HERE IT IS ON THE NS.
T L 05-11-1999 9 CR 5526 EMD SD60M
CR 6392 OH BEDFORD TV-11 ROLLS THROUGH CP MAPLE ON THE FORMER PRR's C&P LINE.  NOTE THE, PERHAPS UNIQUE, SWITCH HEATER ON THE DERAIL.
T L 05-28-1999 3 CR 5527 EMD SD60M

OH CLEVELAND TRAIN TOMT (TOLEDO TO METUCHEN, NJ) PASSING THROUGH THE TREES OF GORDON PARK ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN IN THE NEAR EAST SIDE OF CLEVELAND.
T L 06-20-1999 2 CR 5527 EMD SD60M

OH CLEVELAND A CLOUDY DAY SHOT AT CP-14 ON THE CSX's CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, SHOWING W/B TRAIN BUCI (BUFFALO TO CINCINNATI).
T L 04-03-1999 3 CR 5534 EMD SD60M
CR 6760 OH AMHERST E/B ACTION AS SEEN FROM THE QUARRY ROAD BRIDGE.
T L 04-24-1999 25 CR 5534 EMD SD60M
CR 5626 OH OLMSTED FALLS E/B ON THE VIADUCT ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 06-04-1999 3 CR 5535 EMD SD60M

OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS EVENING SUN GLARES OFF THE WINDSHEILD OF THIS SD60M ON THE FORMER CLEVELAND SHORT LINE VIADUCT.
T L 05-04-1999 3 CR 5543 EMD SD60M
CR 6452 OH BEREA ANOTHER FAVORITE PHOTO.  HERE WE SEE A WESTBOUND OVER BARRETT ROAD.  AND YES, HEED THE SIGN AND 'YIELD TO THE (IRON) HORSES'.
T L 01-30-1999 2 CR 5546 EMD SD60M
CR 6612, CR 6175 OH BEREA W/B TRAIN ON THE SIDING AT MILE 195 ON THE x NYC CHICAGO LINE.
T L 01-30-1999 3 CR 5546 EMD SD60M

OH BEREA SIDE OF CAB PHOTO.
T L 01-30-1999 13 CR 5546 EMD SD60M
CR 6610, CR 6175 OH BEREA A FAVORITE PHOTO OF SIGNALS AND A W/B TRAIN IN THE SIDING AT MP 195.
T L 01-30-1999 14 CR 5546 EMD SD60M

OH BEREA NOSE VIEW OF SD60M.
T L 05-17-1999 15 CR 5550 EMD SD60M
CR 6048 PA GALLITZIN EVENING ACTION BETWEEN GALITZEN AND CRESSON.
T L 05-17-1999 13 CR 5552 EMD SD60M

PA ALTOONA SLOPE TOWER ONCE STOOD WHERE THE INTERLOCKER BOX NOW SITS.  SOMEONE CUT A NICE LITTLE HOLE IN THE CHAIN LINK FENCE, ALLOWING THIS PHOTO OF AN E/B TRAIN.
T L 04-20-1999 5 CR 5557 EMD SD60M NS 6795
OH OLMSTED FALLS TV5 ROLLS ACROSS COLUMBIA ROAD ENDING ANOTHER DAY OF TRAIN WATCHING AT OLMSTED FALLS.
T L 04-10-1999 7 CR 5561 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS STANDING ON THE ROOF OF A TRUCK, I MANAGED TO GET THIS LATE AFTERNOON SHOT OF A TRAIN ON THE VIADUCT.
T L 01-09-1999 3 CR 5564 EMD SD60M
BNSF 6395 OH OLMSTED FALLS A FAVORITE PHOTO OF A EASTBOUND TRAIN BLASTING THROUGH THE PLOWED SNOW ON COLUMBIA ROAD.  A SECOND AFTER THE SHUTTER CLICKED, I WAS HIT WITH FLYING CHUNKS OF ICE, WET SNOW AND ROCKS.
T L 03-06-1999 1 CR 5566 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS AN ICE ENCRURSTED EASTBOUND MEETS ME AND MY STICKING SHUTTER IN THE SNOW AND FREEZING COLD.  I JUST HAD THE SHUTTER OF MY CAMERA FIXED, AND AGAIN, IT IS ACTING UP.
T L 02-14-1999 6 CR 5574 EMD SD60M
CR 6832 OH BEREA W/B AT MP 195 ON THE FORMER NYC's CHICAGO LINE.
T L 04-08-1999 5 CR 5575 EMD SD60M
CR 6163 OH CLEVELAND TV-1 HUSTLES UPGRADE AT MP 185.
T L 07-11-1999 2 CR 5576 EMD SD60M

OH BEREA CSX TOOK OVER THE BIG FOUR IN 1999, AND QUICKLY TURNED IT INTO A RACE TRACK.  E/B, NEARING BEREA INTERLOCKING.
T L 01-09-1999 7 CR 5578 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B IN SNOW AT COLUMBIA ROAD ON THE OLD NYC MAIN.
T L 05-27-1999 4 CR 5581 EMD SD60M
NS 9076, NS 4075 (PRR) OH OLMSTED FALLS MORE W/B ACTION AT OLMSTED FALLS.  I HAD SURGERY ON THE MORNING OF THIS PHOTO, BUT THAT DID NOT DETER ME FROM WATCHING THE FINAL FEW DAYS OF THE GREAT CONRAIL SHOW.
T L 05-08-1999 4 CR 5584 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS MORE WESTBOUND ACTION IN THE FADING LIGHT.
T L 05-28-1999 5 CR 5589 EMD SD60M

OH CLEVELAND A DUSK PHOTO OF AN EMPTY IRON ORE TRAIN ARRIVING AT THE x PRR WHISKEY ISLAND FACILITY, WITH CLEVELAND's SKYLINE BEHIND.
T L 05-08-1999 8 CR 5590 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS AND THE FIFTH WESTBOUND, (IN ADDITION TO 2 EASTBOUNDS) IN ONE HOUR, ROLLS PAST.
T L 05-28-1999 2 CR 5591 EMD SD60M

OH CLEVELAND THE EVENING TV-7 AT MARQUETTE STREET AT 18:04.
T L 04-10-1999 6 CR 5596 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B JUST PAST MAPLEWAY STREET.
T L 06-23-1999 5 CR 5610 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS A CSX TRAIN ( Q-117 ), WITH CONRAIL POWER THAT IS GOING TO JOIN THE NS CAMP.  PHOTO AT MILE 15, COLUMBIA ROAD, ON THE FORMER BIG FOUR.
T L 01-30-1999 6 CR 5615 EMD SD60M
CR 5546, CR 6612 OH BEREA AFTERNOON ACTION AT MILE 195.
T L 04-24-1999 8 CR 5615 EMD SD60M
CSX 7530 OH CLEVELAND E/B CR AND CSX POWER ROLL OFF THE DRAWBRIDGE AND ONTO THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN TOWARDS COLLINWOOD AND BUFFALO.
T L 01-09-1999 2 CR 5616 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS MORE W/B ACTION IN THE SNOW.
T L 01-09-1999 1 CR 5619 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS SNOWY VIEW OF AN W/B ON THE OLD NYC CHICAGO MAIN NEARING COLUMBIA ROAD.
T L 05-27-1999 2 CR 5630 EMD SD60M
NS 9072 OH OLMSTED FALLS OFFICIAL DAY ONE OF THE MERGER IS STILL A FEW DAYS AWAY, BUT ALREADY, THE BLACK PLAGUE OF NS UNITS IS SEEN CREEPING ONTO CR PROPERTY.
T L 05-16-1999 10 CR 5631 EMD SD60M
CR 5633 PA CONPIT JCT. E/B AT CONPIT JCT.
T L 04-24-1999 17 CR 5635 EMD SD60M

OH CLEVELAND A FAVORITE PHOTO OF A W/B ON THE x NYC PASSING THE BROWNS STADIUM WITH THE x PRR's C&P LINE JOINING IN AT THE RIGHT.
T L 05-10-1999 5 CR 5640 EMD SD60M

OH VERMILION W/B AT CP 222.  THE SIX MONTH OLD CR / NS CONNECTOR, WAS STILL SPIKED SHUT AT THIS DATE.
T L 04-10-1999 5 CR 5645 EMD SD60M

OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B IN OLMSTED FALLS.  NOTE THAT CRAZY CURVED INDUSTRIAL LEAD ON THE LEFT.
T L 05-08-1999 7 CR 5652 EMD SD60M
CR 6704 OH OLMSTED FALLS AND YET ANOTHER DISMAL W/B ON THE x NYC.
T L 07-24-1999 2 CR 6001 GE C39-8

OH ROCKY RIVER SIX ENGINES HAVE THEIR WORK CUT OUT FOR THEM WITH A BIGGER THAN USUAL TRAIN 310.   11:24 IN THE MORNING.
T L 01-30-1999 7 CR 6004 GE C39-8
CR 6151 OH BEREA E/B TRAILING SHOT AT MILE 195.
T L 05-10-1999 4 CR 6016 GE C39-8

OH VERMILION A WESTBOUND ON THE x NYC ROLLS PAST THE NEW CR / NS CONNECTION TRACK AT CP 222.
T L 05-16-1999 21 CR 6031 ? GE C40-8

PA ALTOONA A WRECKED AND FIRE DAMAGED UNIT SITS IN CONTRAST NEXT TO DOZENS OF BRAND NEW WHEELS.  I COULD NOT SEE ANY NUMBER ON THIS UNIT, BUT I KNOW THAT CR 6031 WAS WRECKED IN EARLY 1999, SO THIS COULD BE IT.
T L 06-04-1999 1 CR 6038 GE C40-8

OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS THIS WESTBOUND ON THE x CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, HAS JUST COME OFF THE BIG CUYAHOGA RIVER VIADUCT.  THIS LOCATION WAS SINGLE TRACKED JUST A FEW YEARS AGO, BUT NOW IS FANCY HIGH SPEED DOUBLE TRACK LINE OF CSX.
T L 03-06-1999 3 CR 6044 GE C40-8

OH OLMSTED FALLS E/B AT BROOKSIDE AVENUE IN A SNOW STORM.
T L 05-17-1999 1 CR 6056 GE C40-8W
NS 8682 PA CRESSON AFTER A SATISFYING NIGHT AT THE STATION INN AT CRESSON, WE GOT UP, STRETCHED, AND WATCHED THE MORNING PARADE OF TRAINS.
T L 04-08-1999 6 CR 6059 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND MORE UPGRADE ACTION AT MP 185, NEAR DETROIT ROAD.
T L 03-06-1999 5 CR 6064 GE C40-8W
CR 6759 OH OLMSTED FALLS DARK E/B IN THE SNOW.
T L 03-21-1999 3 CR 6064 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND A DARK DAY WITH HORRIBLY DARK PHOTO OF A W/B AT MILE 185, ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN.
T L 03-28-1999 6 CR 6068 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND A WESTBOUND LEANS IN THE CURVE ON THE x PRR's C&P LINE, WITH ANOTHER BARELY VISIBLE TRAIN ON THE HARVARD CONNECTION ON THE RIGHT.
T L 04-18-1999 8 CR 6077 GE C40-8W
CR 6626 OH CLEVELAND AN RTA 'RAPID TRANSIT' IS VISIBLE ON THE LEFT, UNDER THE CATENARY, AS WESTBOUND TV-1 ROARS BY AT TRISKETT ROAD.  TRAILING GE WENT TO BRAZIL LATER.
T L 02-14-1999 1 CR 6085 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND EASTBOUND MAIL 8 AT CP-17, WHICH USED TO BE CALLED CP SHORT.  NOTE THE NEW SIGNALS FOR CSX.
T L 06-23-1999 2 CR 6091 GE C40-8W

OH BEREA THIS TRAIN IS HEADED EAST ON THE OLD BIG FOUR AT BAGLEY ROAD.  CSX HAS RE-DOUBLE TRACKED THE LINE, AND AS A BONUS, HAS INSTALLED TRACK SIGNAGE AT THIS POINT.  THE TRACKS SWAP NUMBER ONE AND TWO DESIGNATIONS RIGHT HERE.
T L 06-01-1999 1 CR 6097 GE C40-8W
CR 6062 OH BEREA A BIG POWER MOVE AT FRONT STREET ON THE INFAMOUS "DAY ONE" BREAK UP OF CONRAIL BY CSX AND NS.  LITTLE DID WE KNOW WHAT A MESS THIS MERGER BUSINESS WOULD CAUSE IN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS.
T L 03-21-1999 5 CR 6102 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND TRAIN PIEL (PITTSBURGH TO ELKHART) AT MP 184.  FOR A MARCH DAY, THE WEATHER VERY NICE, WINDY, WARM, AND DARK.
T L 07-10-1999 7 CR 6107 GE C40-8W
NS 2551 OH OLMSTED FALLS TV-265 NEARING COLUMBIA ROAD.
T L 05-15-1999 7 CR 6113 GE C40-8W
CR 6447 OH OLMSTED FALLS CR 6113 WAS THE VERY FIRST CONRAIL UNIT TO BE FITTED WITH DITCH LIGHTS.  WESTBOUND, AT OLMSTED FALLS, AT ABOUT 195 AND A HALF MILES FROM BUFFALO.
T L 04-20-1999 1 CR 6115 GE C40-8W
CR 5522 OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B ON THE EMBANKMENT BETWEEN COLUMBIA ROAD AND THE VIADUCT OVER THE ROCKY RIVER's WEST BRANCH.
T L 04-24-1999 20 CR 6115 GE C40-8W
CR 6449 OH CLEVELAND TRAIN TV-1 AT MILE 182 NEXT TO THE NEW BROWNS STADIUM.  THIS TRAIN HAS JUST JOINED THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN, AFTER HAVING SWUNG DOWN ON THE x PRR C&P LINE ON THE RIGHT.  SECOND UNIT WAS DAMAGED IN A WRECK IN EFFINGHAM, IL IN THE WINTER OF 1995-96.  CR 6449 WAS WRECK IN 1995, AND ITS BETTER REMAINS WERE PUT INTO CR 6244 WHICH THEN WAS NUMBERED TO 6449.  IN 2018 CR 6649 SD40 WOULD BE REBUILT AT ALTOONA AS AN EMD SD33CO AND RENUMBERD FROM NS 3383 TO NS 6220.
T L 04-03-1999 4 CR 6124 GE C40-8W

OH AMHERST E/B AT QUARRY ROAD.  THE HIGHWAY BRIDGE IN THE DISTANCE IS OHIO ROUTE 2.
T L 04-20-1999 2 CR 6125 GE C40-8W
CR 6814 OH OLMSTED FALLS TRAIN COMING WEST OFF THE VIADUCT ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 05-10-1999 10 CR 6139 GE C40-8W
CR 5630 OH SANDUSKY EAST OF SANDUSKY, AT CAMP ROAD, I STOOD ON A BIG MOUND OF DIRT TO CATCH THIS E/B ACTION.
T L 05-11-1999 8 CR 6150 GE C40-8W
NS 5454 (PRR) OH BEDFORD MAIL 8M AT CP MAPLE.
T L 05-27-1999 6 CR 6151 GE C40-8W
CR 5531 OH OLMSTED FALLS AND YET MORE ACTION ON THE VERY BUSY OLD NYC MAIN IN OLMSTED FALLS, HERE IS TRAIN TV-11.
T L 04-24-1999 23 CR 6155 GE C40-8W
CR 6797 OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B TRAIN SEEL (SE lkirk - EL khart) HAS JUST CROSSED COLUMBIA ROAD ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 04-25-1999 6 CR 6155 GE C40-8W

OH AMHERST IT LOOKS LIKE THE DRAINAGE IN THIS AREA COULD USE SOME HELP.  E/B AS SEEN FROM JACKSON STREET.
T L 04-10-1999 1 CR 6168 GE C40-8W
CSX OH OLMSTED FALLS THE COLUMBIA ROAD CROSSING WITH AN E/B TRAIN.
T L 04-24-1999 21 CR 6172 GE C40-8W
CR 6229 OH CLEVELAND TWO LIGHT UNITS AT MP 182.
T L 05-28-1999 6 CR 6177 GE C40-8W
CR 6756 PA CRESSON DOUGLAS R. MELIN CAME OUT OF A LONG DORMANT PERIOD TO SNAP THIS PHOTO FROM THE PORCH OF THE STATION INN AT CRESSON, PA.  DOUG MELIN STARTED TAKING RAILROAD PHOTOS BACK IN 1974 OR SO, AND THROUGH HIS BROTHER, INFECTED ME WITH THE RAILROAD CHASING AND PHOTOGRAPHING VIRUS.  D. R. MELIN PHOTO AT 18:00.
T L 05-28-1999 8 CR 6180 GE C40-8W
NS 9292 PA CRESSON AT 18:20, WE SEE A W/B TRAIN FROM THE STATION INN, WITH A NEW NS GENERAL ELECTRIC IN GREY PRIMER.  D. R. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 05-03-1999 1 CR 6181 GE C40-8W
NS 5454 (PRR) OH CLEVELAND CONSTRUCTION ON THE WEST 140th STREET OVERPASS ALLOWED A FENCE- FREE PHOTO OF THIS WESTBOUND.  AS AN ADDED BONUS, THERE WAS NONE OF THE USUAL ANNOYING VEHICULAR TRAFFIC.
T L 02-14-1999 3 CR 6183 GE C40-8W
CR 6747 OH BEREA MILITARY TRAIN MIL 301 WITH TANKS AT MP 195 IN THE EVENING.
T L 06-21-1999 8 CR 6186 GE C40-8W
NS (PRR) OH WELLINGTON THIS TRAIN WAS STANDING FOR A FAIRLY LONG TIME ON THE NORTH SIDE OF WELLINGTON, AT MP 36 ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 05-15-1999 5 CR 6194 GE C40-8W
NS 8332 (PRR) OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B HUSTLING ACROSS THE BARELY NOTICABLE, YET SIZABLE, VIADUCT IN OLMSTED FALLS.
T L 04-24-1999 12 CR 6203 GE C40-8W
CR 6622 OH CLEVELAND THE NEW CLEVELAND BROWNS STADIUM IS TAKING SHAPE BEHIND THIS TRAIN.
T L 05-27-1999 7 CR 6205 GE C40-8W
CR 6044 OH OLMSTED FALLS THE AFTERNOON ROADRAILER 261 ROLLS OFF THE VIADUCT, OVER THE WEST BRANCH OF THE ROCKY RIVER.
T L 09-01-1999 7 CR 6206 GE C40-8W
HLEX OH CLEVELAND ANOTHER WESTBOUND AT CP-9 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THIS IS NOW A PART OF CSX's MAIN LINE FROM BUFFALO TO GREENWICH AND THE WEST.
T L 01-09-1999 4 CR 6209 GE C40-8W

OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B ACTION IN THE SNOW AT COLUMBIA ROAD.
T L 04-25-1999 5 CR 6215 GE C40-8W
CR 6069 OH AMHERST THE SCENE FROM THE ROUTE ROUTE 58 OVERPASS AT 12:20.
T L 04-03-1999 5 CR 6219 GE C40-8W

OH AMHERST THE FLIMSY LOOKING OLD QUARRY ROAD BRIDGE IS BARELY HIGH ENOUGH TO CLEAR THE STACK TRAINS.
T L 05-10-1999 7 CR 6224 GE C40-8W

OH HURON THIS W/B IS ON THE LITTLE BRIDGE OVER THE NS ( x W&LE ) TRACK TO THE FLOUR MILL ON LAKE ERIE.
T L 05-16-1999 17 CR 6229 GE C40-8W

PA SUMMERHILL BIG TIME ACTION ON THE x PRR MAIN.  A WESTBOUND SLIDES DOWN THE HILL ON THE LEFT, WHILE THE EASTBOUND WORKS UPGRADE ON THE RIGHT.
T L 08-26-1999 1 CR 6243 GE C40-8W
NS 3232 OH OLMSTED FALLS THIS GE HAS ESCAPED THE NS RENUMBERING, SO FAR.  BUT IT ASHAMEDLY DISPLAYS A LITTLE NS STICKER ON ITS CAB SIDE.
T L 05-28-1999 1 CR 6244 GE C40-8W
HLCX 6400 OH CLEVELAND CONRAIL's FINAL FEW DAYS OF OPERATION, ("DAY ONE" TOOK PLACE ON JUNE 1st, 1999).  THE NUMBER TWO MAIN WAS ALREADY SEVERED AND GETTING A BIT RUSTY, AS THIS W/B ROLLED PAST ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN.  CSX WOULD GET THIS BIT OF TRACKAGE UP TO THE DRAWBRIDGE A FEW MILES WEST.  NOTE THE UNUSUAL STYLE OF NUMBER BOARDS ON THIS FAVORITE IMAGE's LOCOMOTIVE.  TRAILING UNIT IS A FOMRER PRR UNIT, IT WAS THE FIRST, AND ONLY, OF A MAJOR PLANNED C&NW SD45 UPGRADE PROGRAM.  MARQUETTE STREET WITH TRAIN ML-433.
T L 06-02-1999 3 CR 6249 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND THE SECOND DAY AFTER THE BREAKUP OF CONRAIL, AND THE SKY IS FITTINGLY OVERCAST.  EASTBOUND ACTION AT CP-17 ON THE x CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, NOW A CSX MAIN.
T L 05-15-1999 6 CR 6263 GE C40-8W
CR 6154, CR 6816 OH OLMSTED FALLS TV-1, WEST AT OLMSTED FALLS.
T L 09-25-1999 5 CR 6267 GE C40-8W CR 741 CSX 9024 OH BROOK PARK THE LEAD UNIT ON THIS TRAIN AT HOLLAND ROAD SEEMS TO HAVE BEEN CR OR LMS 741 AT ONE POINT IN TIME.
T L 04-08-1999 1 CR 6268 GE C40-8W LMSX 742 CR 5514 OH CLEVELAND A WESTBOUND ON THE OLD NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN NEAR MP 185, WITH THE RAPID TRANSIT CATENARY DIVING DOWN BEHIND THE TRAIN.
T L 05-10-1999 9 CR 6281 GE C40-8W LMSX 755
OH SANDUSKY HERE WE SEE A LATE AFTERNOON ROADRAILER TRAIN JUST EAST OF DOWNTOWN SANDUSKY.
T L 04-24-1999 9 CR 6283 GE C40-8W LMSX 757 NS 2547 OH CLEVELAND BIRDS FLY AS THREE UNITS PASS UNDER THE RTA RAPID LAKEFRONT OVERPASS.
T L 09-08-1999 1 CR 6363 EMD SD40-2
CSX 7716 OH BEREA W/B ON THE RECENTLY RE- INSTALLED NUMBER TWO TRACK OF THE x BIG 4, PASSING A NEW SIGNAL AND A NEW BUILDING.  THE BUILDING ON THE RIGHT SITS ON A FORMER PARKING LOT THAT WAS ONCE A FAVORITE RAILFAN HANGOUT.  LUCKILY, EVEN BETTER SPOTS HAVE BEEN CREATED INBEREA FOR RAILFANS TO WATCH TRAINS.
T L 05-17-1999 7 CR 6374 EMD SD40-2
CR 6366 PA ALTOONA HELPERS DRIFTING BY THE LOCATION OF THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROADER's MUSEUM.
T L 05-17-1999 4 CR 6376 EMD SD40-2

PA ALTOONA AN SD40-2 IS PULLED ONTO THE TURNTABLE.
T L 05-16-1999 20 CR 6377 EMD SD40-2
CR 6375 PA CASSANDRA HELPERS, UPGRADE.  THIS UNIT WAS WRECKED IN EAST MUNCY, PA ON 1-21-1979, BUT WAS LUCKY AND GOT REBUILT.
T L 05-17-1999 9 CR 6382 EMD SD40-2
CR 6434, CR 6412, CR 6387 PA ALTOONA A QUARTET OF EMD SD40-2's PASSING THE OLD PASSENGER EQUIPMENT SITTING AT THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROADER's MUSEUM.
T L 05-16-1999 13 CR 6384 EMD SD40-2
CR 6368 PA CONPIT JCT. THESE PUSHERS HAVE JUST BEEN ADDED TO THIS TRAIN AT CONPIT JCT, AND NOW ARE WORKING EAST.
T L 05-17-1999 14 CR 6384 EMD SD40-2
CR 6368 PA ALTOONA HELPERS DRIFT DOWN INTO TOWN ON THE END OF THIS E/B.
T L 05-17-1999 16 CR 6389 EMD SD40-2
CR 6365, CR 6364, CR 6388 PA GALLITZIN QUARTET OF HELPERS AT ROUTE 53.
T L 05-16-1999 18 CR 6390 EMD SD40-2

PA SOUTH FORK MORE DOWNGRADE ACTION ON THE FORMER PRR MAIN.  THIS IS THE TOWN OF SOUTH FORK, PA. MADE FAMOUS BY BEING THE LOCATION WHERE THE RAMPAGING FLOODWATERS OF THE GREAT JOHNSTOWN FLOOD ENTERED THE CONNEMAUGH VALLEY ON THE WAY TO JOHNSTOWN.
T L 07-07-1999 3 CR 6391 EMD SD40-2
CSX 8211 OH CLEVELAND A REBUILT EMD SD40-2 LEADS THIS TRAIN INTO THE FIRST OF A SERIES OF FIVE OR SO TUNNELS IN CLEVELAND, ON THE FORMER NEW YORK CENTRAL's CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THIS IS NOW RUN BY CSX.  THIS TRAIN IS HEADED EAST.
T L 05-03-1999 2 CR 6392 EMD SD40-2

OH CLEVELAND E/B FRIEGHT ON THE x NYC MAIN AT WEST 140th STREET, WITH THE RAPID TRANSIT TRACKS TO THE RIGHT.  CONRAIL's LAKEFRONT MAIN AND THE CHICAGO LINE WERE WONDERFULLY BUSY BEFORE THE BIG CONRAIL BREAKUP IN THE END OF MAY, 1999.  LEAD ENGINE WOULD LATER WORK AT THE CONRAIL SHARED ASSETS AREAS.
T L 05-16-1999 15 CR 6397 EMD SD40-2
NS 5278 (PRR), CR 8070 PA CRESSON A GAGGLE OF UNITS AT BY THE SAND TOWER AT CRESSON.  THIS IS A FAVORITE PHOTO OF MINE, ESPECIALLY SINCE I REMEMBER STEPPING INTO A VERY DEEP OILY MUD HOLE JUST AFTER SNAPPING THE SHUTTER.
T L 04-25-1999 4 CR 6437 EMD SD40-2

OH AMHERST AH, GOOD OLD CONRAIL.  BEFORE THE BIG CORPORATE BREAKUP, CONRAIL SERVED UP SOME INCREDIBLE TRAFFIC ON THE x NYC MAIN WEST OF CLEVELAND.  TRAIN TV 205A IS THE FIRST OF TWO EASTBOUND TRAINS AT CP 212, AS SEEN FROM ROUTE 58.
T L 05-15-1999 2 CR 6440 EMD SD40-2
CR 6626 OH BROOK PARK TV-11 PASSING EASTLAND ROAD AND THE BIG FIRESTONE SIGN AT 15:32 ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN.  TRAILING GE WENT TO BRAZIL (MINAS GERAIS, RIO DE JENEIRO AND SAO PAULO) LATER.
T L 05-27-1999 1 CR 6493 EMD SD40-2
CR 6465 OH OLMSTED FALLS THE LAST FEW DAYS OF CONRAIL ACTION, BEFORE THE BIG MERGER DAY OF JUNE 1ST, 1999.
T L 09-09-1999 1 CR 6574 GE C30-7A

OH BROOKLYN W/B AT MILE 14.5 OF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THE TRAIN IS PASSING UNDER ROUTE 42, OR PEARL ROAD, SEEN IN THE DISTANCE.  UNIT WENT TO A 1.6 METER GUAGE LINE IN BRAZIL IN 2004.
T L 06-14-1999 3 CR 6595 GE C30-7A

OH CLEVELAND AT CSX's CP-9, ON THE FORMER CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, WE SEE THIS LATE AFTERNOON TRAIN HEAD TOWARDS THE FIRST OF SEVERAL TUNNELS ON THE SHORT LINE.  THE NS's FORMER PRR CLEVELAND AND PITTSBURGH LINE RUNS ATOP THIS FIRST TUNNEL.  THUS, WE HAVE MAINLINE CROSSING MAINLINE, SORT OF.  CR 6595 WENT TO FERRONORTE IN 2006 OR THERE ABOUTS.
T L 01-30-1999 4 CR 6612 GE C32-8
CR 6175, CR 5546 OH BEREA GREY 'BALLAST EXPRESS' UNIT.  IT SEEMS TO ME THAT I THESE UNITS USUALLY WERE NOT ON BALLAST TRAINS.
T L 01-30-1999 5 CR 6612 GE C32-8

OH BEREA SOMEONE WAS NOT PLEASED WITH THIS GENERAL ELECTRIC PRODUCT AND WROTE 'NICE PIECE OF JUNK' ON THE SIDE OF THIS UNIT.
T L 10-26-1999 3 CR 6654 EMD SD45-2 EL 3669 EMD 6411 OH CLEVELAND A FINE LOOKING FORMER ERIE LACKAWANNA SD45-2 ROLLS WEST ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT CP-14.  THIS WAS EL's VERY FIRST SD45-2.  THE SECOND UNIT IS IN AN EMD SCHEME, A FORMER CONRAIL AND PENN CENTRAL UNIT.  THIS UNIT LATER WORK IN THE CONRAIL SHARED ASSETS AREA AND IN 2015 WAS GIVEN A FANTASTIC HERITAGE BACK INTO THE ERIE LACKAWANNA PAINT SCHEME.  SECOND UNIT IS IN AN EMD PAINT SCHEME.
T L 04-25-1999 3 CR 6723 EMD SD50

OH AMHERST TV-10B SPLITS THE SIGNALS, EASTBOUND AT CP 212.
T L 04-24-1999 7 CR 6725 EMD SD50
CR 6726 OH CLEVELAND CONSECUTIVELY NUMBERED SD50's AT THE LAKEFRONT.
T L 03-24-1999 2 CR 6726 EMD SD50
CR 5594 OH OLMSTED FALLS THIS UNIT WAS SUPPOSEDLY DESTROYED IN A WRECK AT CODY, KANSAS, IN 1991.  YET HERE IT IS IN 1999.
T L 04-24-1999 6 CR 6726 EMD SD50
CR 6725 OH CLEVELAND CONSECUTIVELY NUMBERED SD50's AT THE LAKEFRONT.
T L 04-24-1999 5 CR 6737 EMD SD50
CR 6555 OH CLEVELAND E/B OFF THE DRAWBRIDGE ONTO THE x NYC BUFFALO LINE AT MILE 182.  THE TRACKS TO THE LEFT ARE THE x PRR C&P LINE, WHICH HEADS BEHIND THE CAMERA TOWARDS PITTSBURGH.
T L 06-14-1999 5 CR 6737 EMD SD50
CSX 9042 OH CLEVELAND E/B AT CP-9 ON THE CSX's NEWLY AQUIRED CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, BUILT BY THE NEW YORK CENTRAL, AT CP-9.
T L 07-11-1999 8 CR 6741 EMD SD50

OH BROOK PARK W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, UNDER THE INTERESTING LOOKING SNOW ROAD BRIDGE.  THIS SPAN WAS BUILT AROUND 1970 OR SO, USING SOME SWEDISH DESIGN, AND THEN FOR THE NEXT FEW YEARS, MULTITUDES OF CRACKS DEVELOPED IN THE BRIDGE THAT NEEDED WELDING TO KEEPIT SAFE.
T L 08-31-1999 4 CR 6755 EMD SD50
HLCX 6311 OH BEREA A STANDING FREIGHT IN THE HOLE, JUST AROUND THE CURVE FROM BEREA TOWER.
T L 03-28-1999 11 CR 6759 EMD SD50

OH CLEVELAND W/B TRAIN PASSING THE OLD PRR PASSENGER STATION AT BROADWAY STREET.  THE GREEN STATION ROOF IS LOW DOWN ON THE LEFT WITH THE OLD PASSENGER PLATFORM BETWEEN THE TRACKS.  THE TRACK WAS ELEVATED THOUGH THIS PART OF TOWN.
T L 04-24-1999 24 CR 6764 EMD SD50
NS 8426 (PRR) OH OLMSTED FALLS E/B ON THE VIADUCT.  USUALLY I DO NOT TAKE TRAILING PHOTOS, BUT WITH THE END OF CONRAIL GETTING NEAR, I ENTERED A PERIOD OF REDUCED SELECTIVITY.
T L 07-07-1999 5 CR 6764 EMD SD50

OH CLEVELAND W/B ACTION AT THE TUNNEL AT CP-9.  THE ANGLE OF THE TUNNEL TENDS TO CAUSE ME TO HOLD THE CAMERA AN IMPROPER ANGLE HERE.
T L 02-14-1999 2 CR 6765 EMD SD50
CR 6080 OH CLEVELAND TRAIN WITH AN OUTLAWED CREW, AT CP-17 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE (x NYC).
T L 01-30-1999 9 CR 6767 EMD SD50
CR 6627, CR 3324 OH OLMSTED FALLS E/B ON THE ROCKY RIVER VIADUCT.
T L 05-08-1999 5 CR 6774 EMD SD50

OH OLMSTED FALLS A BRAODSIDE VIEW OF A UNIT ABOVE THE BEETLER AUTO BODY REPAIR YARD.
T L 07-25-1999 1 CR 6776 EMD SD50
NS 8512 OH OLMSTED FALLS MY NEW USED MINOLTA SRT-101's FIRST PHOTO.  W/B NEAR COLUMBIA ROAD.  THE C36-7 UNIT WAS SCHEDULED TO GO MRS (MINAS GERAOS, RIO DE JANEIRO, Y SAO PAULO IN 2003.
T L 06-02-2000 5 CR 6789 EMD SD60M CR 5546 SUPERTANKER 106 OH CLEVELAND A SAD COMMENTARY OF RAILROAD PLANNING.  HERE WE SEE NS POWER BEING REFUELD, BY TANKER TRUCK OF ALL THINGS, AT ROCKPORT YARD.  ONE WOULD HOPE THAT THE FUEL COULD AT LEAST BE DELIVERED VIA A RAIL TANK CAR.  CR 5546 WENT TO THE APPALACHIAN & OHIO IN 2005.
T L 03-21-1999 4 CR 6801 EMD SD50

OH CLEVELAND E/B DOWNGRADE ON THE WATER LEVEL ROUTE.  NOTE THE GRADE MARKER ON THE SIGNAL.  MILE 184 ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN.
T L 04-24-1999 26 CR 6803 EMD SD50

OH OLMSTED FALLS YET ANOTHER E/B ON THE VIADUCT.  WERE CONRAIL'S DAYS NOT NUMBERED, I WOULD NOT HAVE WASTED FILM ON SUCH 'TRAILING' SHOTS.
T L 05-10-1999 3 CR 6806 EMD SD50
CR 6176, CR 6210 OH VERMILION THE NEW CR / NS CONNECTION TRACK AT CP 222, LOOKING EAST AS A TRAIN ROLLS ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 04-10-1999 3 CR 6820 EMD SD50
CR 5542 OH OLMSTED FALLS TRAIN JUST COMING OFF THE WEST END OF THE VIADUCT.
T L 07-22-1999 1 CR 6824 EMD SD50

OH LAKEWOOD TRAIN 145 AT 18:10 AT BONNIEVIEW STREET, ON THE OLD NKP MAIN.
T L 04-06-1999 2 CR 6840 EMD SD60 EMD 1 CR 6016 OH OLMSTED FALLS STANDING TRAIN ON THE VIADUCT IN OLMSTED FALLS.  FORMER EMD SD60 DEMONSTRATOR. 1985/19850907_01.jpg 1999/19990530_01.jpg
T L 05-30-1999 1 CR 6840 EMD SD60 EMD 1
OH CLEVELAND A TRAIN ON THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN HEAD EAST TOWARDS THE DRAWBRIDGE.  THIS TRACKAGE WOULD BE CONVEYED TO NS AFTER THE BIG CONRAIL BREAKUP.  6840 WAS AN EMD DEMONSTRATOR. 1985/19850907_01.jpg 1999/19990406_02.jpg
T L 09-22-1999 3 CR 6841 EMD SD60 EMD 2 CSX 7841, CSX 7696 OH BROOKLYN AN E/B OVER TIEDEMAN ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 01-30-1999 12 CR 6844 EMD SD60
CR 6115 OH OLMSTED FALLS VERY LATE AFTERNOON LIGHT ON THIS W/B TRAIN, WHICH IS JUST PASSING A BRIGHT RED CP COVERED COILED STEEL CAR.
T L 07-11-1999 1 CR 6848 EMD SD60
NS 8316 (PRR) OH BEREA IN THE TANGLE OF THE POST CONRAIL DISECTION, NS HAD TRAINS STANDING EVERYWHERE.  HERE IS ONE EXAMPLE AT BEREA, TRAINS WAITING TO HEAD EAST INTO THE INTERLOCKING.
T L 05-08-1999 2 CR 6849 EMD SD60

OH OLMSTED FALLS A CRAPPY BLURRED TRAILING SHOT.  BUT CONRAIL WAS IN ITS LAST FEW WEEKS OF OPERATIONS, SO I AM EXCUSED.
T L 08-06-1999 2 CR 6855 EMD SD60
NS 6700 OH CLEVELAND EMD SD60's AT ROCKPORT YARD.  NS 6700 WAS THE HIGHEST NUMBERED NS SD60, PRIOR TO THE CONRAIL ADDITIONS.
T L 07-10-1999 8 CR 6863 EMD SD60 CSX 8718
OH OLMSTED FALLS A NARROW NOSED SD60 HEADS AWAY TOWARDS BEREA.
T L 05-15-1999 3 CR 6865 EMD SD60
CR 6470 OH OLMSTED FALLS AN EASTBOUND GETS CAUGHT IN A TRAILING SHOT NEXT TO THE VIADUCT.
T L 05-16-1999 11 CR 6990 EMD SD40 PC 6282- CR 6282
PA CONPIT JCT. AN ELDERLY SD40, BUILT FOR THE PENN CENTRAL, AT CONPIT JCT.
T L 05-16-1999 12 CR 6990 EMD SD40 PC 6282- CR 6282 CR 5633, CR 5631 PA CONPIT JCT. TRAILING SHOT OF AN OLD, YET FUNCTIONAL, REBUILT SD40 E/B AT CONPIT JCT.
T L 04-24-1999 10 CR 7670 EMD GP38 PRSL 2010- PC 2010
OH CLEVELAND FORMER PENNSYLVANIA READING SEASHORE LINES GP38 AT THE DRAWBRIDGE.
T L 09-01-1999 2 CR 7671 EMD GP38 PRSL 2011- PC 2011
OH CLEVELAND A FORMER PENNSYLVANIA READING SEASHORE LINE UNIT ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE (x NYC). ABOVE THE TUNNEL A TRAIN IS VISIBLE ON THE NS (x PRR) CLEVELAND AND PITTSBURGH LINE.  IF THE NEIGHBORHOOD WAS BETTER, THIS WOULD BE AN EVEN MORE FAVORITE SPOT TO VISIT.
T L 04-08-1999 2 CR 7680 EMD GP38 PC 7680 CR 8140 OH CLEVELAND LIGHT POWER MOVE NEAR WEST 117th STREET.  AGAIN, THE RAPID TRANSIT CATENARY IS SEEN AS IT DUCKS DOWN AND EVENUTALLY UNDER THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 04-24-1999 1 CR 7682 EMD GP38 PC 7682
OH CLEVELAND THE LOOP OF THE BOONDOGGLE RTA LAKEFRONT RAPID TRANSIT OVERPASS FORMS THE BACKDROP IN THIS PHOTO.  MUCH TAXPAYER MONEY WAS SQUANDERED UPON A SHORT TRANSIT LIMB THAT SERVES BARS, STRIP JOINTS, A FOOTBALL STADIUM, AND TWO MUSEUMS.
T L 04-24-1999 2 CR 7682 EMD GP38 PC 7682
OH CLEVELAND A BETTER VIEW OF HOW THE BOONDOGGLE RTA LAKEFRONT RAPID TRANSIT CURVES UP AND OVER THE x NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN WITH THE x NYC DRAWBRIDGE IN THE BACKGROUND.
T L 07-07-1999 4 CR 7689 EMD GP38 PC 7689
OH CLEVELAND A FAVORITE PHOTO OF AN AFTERNOON YARD JOB BACKING INTO THE WESTERNMOST TUNNEL ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, NEAR CP-9.
T L 07-07-1999 6 CR 7689 EMD GP38 PC 7689
OH CLEVELAND AFTER HAVING BACKED PAST HERE AN HOUR EARLIER, THE LOCAL YARD PULLER RETURNS, THIS TIME HEADED WEST OUT OF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE TUNNEL INTO THE EVENING SUN.  THIS FAVORITE LOCATION HOSTS THE CSX IN THE TUNNEL, AND THE NS ABOVE THE TUNNEL.
T L 07-26-1999 3 CR 7689 EMD GP38 PC 7689
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A VETERAN OF THE PENN CENRTAL, THIS GP38 IS ROLLING AWAY FROM THE CAMERA TO THE EAST, UNDER SCHAFF ROAD.  THIS IS YARD JOB YDMA-20 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 06-02-1999 1 CR 7892 EMD GP38 PC 7892
OH CLEVELAND A GLOOMY DAY MARKS THE FIRST OPERATIONAL DAY OF THE NS IN THE POST CONRAIL WORLD.  A LONELY GEEP TRUNDLES OUT OF ROCKPORT YARD (NOW NS PROPERTY) ONTO THE CSX's CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT CP-17 (FORMERLY CP-SHORT).
T L 09-22-1999 5 CR 7925 EMD GP38 PC 7925 CR 8249 OH BROOKLYN A YARD TRANSFER LEAVES PARMA YARD AT MILE 16 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AND HEADS EAST TO MARCY YARD.
T L 12-23-1999 12 CR 8064 EMD GP38-2 PC 8064- CR 8064
NY BUFFALO THIS MAY WELL BE THE LAST PHOTO THAT I EVER GOT OF AN UNRENUMBERED ACTIVE FORMER CONRAIL UNIT.
T L 03-28-1999 8 CR 8141 EMD GP38-2 PC 8141 CR 2576, CR 2563 OH CLEVELAND A TRAIN CLIMBS AWAY FROM THE SHORT LINE ON THE HARVARD CONNECTION AND HEADS TOWARDS THE EAST TO THE CLEVELAND AND PITTSBURGH.
T L 07-07-1999 1 CR 8144 EMD GP38-2 PC 8144 CSX 2693 OH CLEVELAND THIS GP38-2 IS SITTING IN THE OLD B&O YARD, NEXT TO THE CONCRETE FOUNDATION OF THE DEMOLISHED CLARK AVENUE BRIDGE.
T L 06-02-1999 2 CR 8200 EMD GP38-2

OH CLEVELAND THIS TRANSFER RUN, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT CP-17 IS HEADED UP BY CR 8200, WHICH WAS CLAIMED BY BOTH NS AND CSX ON EARLY MERGER ROSTERS, BUT CSX SEEMS TO HAVE WON THIS LITTLE BATTLE.
T L 08-06-1999 1 CR 8232 EMD GP38-2

OH CLEVELAND NS TOOK OVER CONRAIL's (FORMER NYC) ROCKPORT YARD IN 1999.  HERE IS CR 8232 AT THE WEST END OF ROCKPORT YARD, UNDER I-480.  THE LEAD UNIT WENT TO THE BELT RAILWAY OF CHICAGO IN 2002.
T L 08-31-1999 2 CR 8232 EMD GP38-2

OH BROOK PARK A QUICK GRAB SHOT OF A LONE GP AT MILE 192 ON THE OLD NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN, AT 15:30.
T L 08-31-1999 10 CR 8756 EMD SD60M CR 5500
OH BROOK PARK WHAT WAS ONCE CONRAIL 5500, IS SEEN ON THE x BIG FOUR AT HUMMEL ROAD AT 18:55.
T L 01-09-1999 8 CR 9722 EMD SD50

OH OLMSTED FALLS PILES OF SNOW HAVE LITTLE EFFECT ON THIS E/B AT COLUMBIA ROAD.
T L 05-30-1999 8 CR 18564 N-11E TRANSFER CABOOSE PRSL 251
PA JIM THORPE IT IS GOOD TO SEE THAT THIS TRANSFER CABOOSE AT JIM THORPE MAY BE PRESERVED.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 09-19-2000 9 CR 21307 CABOOSE N-21

OH OLMSTED FALLS CONRAIL BOUGHT 213 CLASS N-21 CABOOSES BACK IN 1978.
T L 01-28-2000 1 CR 21307 MO 22 CABOOSE N-21

OH CLEVELAND A FORMER MOTOR YARD CABOOSE AT ROCKPORT YARD.  THE N-21 CLASS OF CABOOSES WAS BOUGHT NEW BY CONRAIL IN 1978.
T L 06-02-2000 4 CR 80087 SCALE TEST CAR

OH CLEVELAND AN UNUSUAL SCALE TEST CAR, LETTERED AS THE "ASHTABULA SCALE MONITOR CAR".  IT LOOKS LIKE A MODIFIED COAL PORTER CAR.  ROCKPORT YARD.
T L 06-02-1999 4 CR 528069 (NYC) COILED STEEL CAR

OH CLEVELAND A BAD ORDERED CAR AT CP-17.  NOTE THE 'RUNAROUND HOSE' WHICH IS USED TO TRANSMIT THE AIR BRAKE LINE AROUND THE CAR.  THIS CAR MUST HAVE A BAD AIR LEAK THAT NEEDED TO BE BYPASSED.
T L 12-09-2000 1 CR 913035 CRANE
CR 715922 OH CLEVELAND AN "AMERICAN diesELelectric" CRANE AT ROCKPORT YARD.
T L 03-23-2000 1 CSX BC CO 4173 BURRO CRANE CR
OH BEREA BURRO CRANE.
T L 07-11-1999 16 CSX BR 77 BRUSH
PANDROL JACKSON ST 599 OH PARMA HEIGHTS TRACK MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT AT THE OLD B&O YARD NEXT TO THE CHEVROLET PLANT.
T L 10-15-2000 2 CSX C. U. T. 21 MILEPOST

OH BEREA MILEPOST 21 OF CLEVELAND UNION TERMINAL.  THIS IS LOCATED JUST EAST OF FRONT STREET, AT ABOUT MILE 21 OF THE BIG FOUR.  ACTUALLY, THIS WOULD BE FORMER BIG FOUR TRACKAGE, AND THE MILAGE OF 21 INDICATED HERE WOULD THE DISTANCE FROM COLLINWOOD, BY EITHER THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE ROUTE, OR THE C. U. T. ROUTE THROUGH THE BIG DOWNTOWN PASSENGER STATION.
T L 06-21-1999 9 CSX GRAFTON TOWER

OH GRAFTON OH, OH, GRAFTON TOWER's LEGS HAVE BEEN REMOVED AND THE STRUCTURE HAS BEEN MOVED A FEW HUNDRED FEET TO THE NORTH.  I HOPE THE TOWER SURVIVES. 1997/19970806_05.jpg
T L 04-12-1999 3 CSX STATION STATION

OH LESTER AKWARD ROOF LINES DOMINATE THIS VIEW OF THE FROMER B&O STATION AT LESTER.  THE B&O's CLEVELAND AND LORAIN LINES SPLIT AT LESTER.
T L 07-09-2000 25 CSX STATION "E" FUEL RACK

OH EUCLID BALLAST AND TRACKS HAVE YET TO BE INSTALLED AT STATION "E", THE NEW FUEL AND SERVICE FACILITY EAST OF COLLINWOOD YARD.
T L 06-04-1999 2 CSX 17 GE AC4000CW

OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS E/B ON THE NEWLY RE-DOUBLE TRACKED CLEVELAND SHORT LINE VIADUCT OVER THE CUYAHOGA RIVER.
T L 05-21-2000 10 CSX 80 GE AC4400CW
CSX 288 PA BUTLER TWO AC4400CW's, THE TRAILING ONE FITTED WITH RADIAL TRUCKS, THE LEADER NOT.  SEEN JUST EAST OF BUTLER.
T L 09-12-1999 12 CSX 100 GE AC4400CW

OH CLEVELAND I AM STANDING UNDER THE I-480 BRIDGE AT CP-17 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THE W/B IS SWINGING ONTO THE BIG FOUR IN A FAVORITE PHOTO OF MINE.
T L 10-19-2000 1 CSX 122 GE AC4400CW

OH BROOKLYN AUTUMN ACTION ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT MILE 16.  W/B AT TIEDEMAN ROAD.
T L 09-01-1999 3 CSX 159 GE AC4400CW

OH CLEVELAND A BIG ALTERNATING CURRENT UNIT, W/B, COMING OUT OF A CLEVELAND SHORT LINE TUNNEL.
T L 10-30-1999 3 CSX 216 GE AC4400CW
BNSF OH OLMSTED FALLS A FAVORITE PHOTO OF BIG GE POWER, W/B ON THE FORMER BIG FOUR, JUST WEST OF COLUMBIA ROAD, IN FALL COLORS.
T L 06-02-2000 8 CSX 297 GE AC4400CW

OH BROOK PARK W/B ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.  I AM STANDING UNDER THE I-71 BRIDGE IN THIS PHOTO, TAKEN AT 16:05.
T L 12-23-1999 3 CSX 317 GE AC4400CW
CSX 612 NY BUFFALO BIG AND BIGGER GE's AT FRONTIER YARD.  I LIKE THE WAY THE CSX LETTERING IS DONE IN YELLOW WITH BLUE TRIM ON THE SECOND UNIT.  IT WOULD BE EVEN BETTER IF THE LETTERING WAS BLUE WITH YELLOW TRIM.  AS A RULE OF THUMB, THE GREY AND BLUE SHOULD ALWAYS BE SEPARATED FROM EACH OTHER BY THE COLOR YELLOW.  GREY SHOULD CONTACT YELLOW NOWHERE.  A THIN YELLOW LINE WOULD DO THE TRICK.  THIS WOULD MAKE FOR AN REALLY FINE PAINT SCHEME.
T L 09-01-1999 4 CSX 330 GE AC4400CW

OH CLEVELAND THIS W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE (x NYC) HAS EXITED THE TUNNELS AND IS ABOUT TO PASS CP-9, WHERE A TRACK, SEEN ON THE RIGHT, JOINS THE SHORT LINE FROM THE x PRR ABOVE.
T L 10-20-2000 2 CSX 379 GE AC4400CW

OH BEREA THIS BRIDGE OVER EASTLAND ROAD ONCE HAD TRIPLE TRACKAGE ON IT.  W/B.
T L 10-27-1999 4 CSX 394 GE AC4400CW
CSX 7723 OH OLMSTED FALLS VERY FAVORABLE LIGHTING AND FALL COLORS MAKE THIS PHOTO OF A W/B ON THE x NYC MAIN OVER THE WEST BRANCH OF THE ROCKY RIVER.
T L 10-03-2000 8 CSX 405 GE AC4400CW
CSX 810 OH CUYAHOGA HEIGHTS ACTION AT EAST 49TH STREET ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  A NICELY LIT W/B PASSING A STANDING E/B THAT IS WAITING TO GO THROUGH THE SINGLE TRACK TUNNELS.
T L 09-09-2000 1 CSX 603 GE AC6000CW
CSX 5805, RMGX 5574 OH COLLINWOOD UNITS IN FRONT OF THE OLD COALING TOWER AT COLLINWOOD.  I THINK THE GREEN UNIT WENT TO THE BRASIL FERROVIAS IN 2004.
T L 04-06-2000 2 CSX 604 GE AC6000CW

OH CLEVELAND E/B TRAIN ON THE OLD BIG FOUR, JUST HAVING CROSSED BROOKPARK ROAD.
T L 09-12-1999 6 CSX 607 GE AC6000CW
CR 6489 OH CLEVELAND A BIG 6000hp AC DRIVE GE UNIT AT CP-17.  THIS TRAIN IS COMING OFF THE BIG FOUR AND CURVING OVER TO THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  IN DAYS PAST, THE BIG FOUR WOULD CROSS THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE ON SOME DIAMONDS THAT WERE LOCATED IN THE GRAVEL, JUST ABOVE THEEXHAUST STACK OF THE CSX DIESEL.  ROCKPORT YARD IS OFF TO THE LEFT. 2000/20000503_11.jpg
T L 05-03-2000 11 CSX 607 GE AC6000CW

OH BROOKLYN MORE BIG GE's ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT RIDGE ROAD. 1999/19990912_06.jpg
T L 07-04-1999 2 CSX 612 GE AC6000CW

OH EUCLID THAT RADIATOR OVERHANG IS A BIT MUCH.  THIS 6000hp UNIT IS EQUIPED WITH RADIAL TRUCKS AND ALTERNATING CURRENT TRACTION MOTORS.  I DO LIKE THE WAY THE YELLOW CSX LETTERS ARE OUTLINED IN BLUE.  TIME 14:15.
T L 06-04-2000 2 CSX 614 GE AC6000CW

OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS E/B AT SCHAFF ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  I-480 PASSES UNDER THE TRACK ABOUT 10 CARS BACK.
T L 06-08-2000 1 CSX 619 GE AC6000CW
CSX 719 OH BEREA GE AND EMD AC POWER, W/B AT BARRETT ROAD, ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.  MOMMENTS BEFORE, I SCRAMBLED TO LUG SHOPPING CARTS AND JUNK OFF THIS VERY TRACK.  16:01.
T L 07-09-2000 36 CSX 620 GE AC6000CW

OH PERRY NO TIME WASTED HERE, THIS TRAIN WAS MOVING AS FAST AS POSSIBLE, IF NOT MORE.  W/B.
T L 10-30-1999 4 CSX 631 GE AC6000CW
CSX OH OLMSTED FALLS THE BIG FOUR HAS A HARD TO PHOTOGRAPH VIADUCT OVER THE WEST BRANCH OF THE ROCKY RIVER.  HERE IS MY RENDITION OF IT, AS AN E/B ROARS BY WITH 12,000hp ON THE POINT.
T L 05-03-2000 10 CSX 632 GE AC6000CW

OH BROOKLYN W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT RIDGE ROAD.  THAT IS I-480 I THE BACKGROUND.
T L 07-22-2000 8 CSX 640 GE AC6000CW
CSX OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS RECOGNIZABLE BY THE DRUMMING SOUND OF THE ENGINES, TWO BIG 6000hp GE's ROLL EAST ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT SCHAAF ROAD.
T L 10-03-2000 4 CSX 642 GE AC6000CW

OH CLEVELAND THANKS TO THE RECENT CUTTING OF BRUSH, THIS PHOTO WAS POSSIBLE.  A WESTBOUND CSX TRAIN IS COMING OUT OF ONE OF THE TUNNELS ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AND ABOUT TO ENTER ANOTHER UNDER BROADWAY STREET, WHERE I AM STANDING. 2001/20010318_08.jpg 2000/20001014_02.jpg
T L 10-14-2000 2 CSX 642 GE AC6000CW
CSX 661 OH BROOKLYN I HAD TO WAIT A LONG TIME FOR THIS PHOTO, BUT IT WAS WORTH IT.  E/B IN THE CUT ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE MILE 15. 2001/20010318_08.jpg 2000/20001003_04.jpg
T L 05-28-1999 4 CSX 647 GE AC6000CW

OH CLEVELAND E/B ACTION WITH "CLOSE CLEARANCE", AT MARQUETTE STREET.  THE TRAIN IS ON TRACK ONE.  TRACK TWO, BEHIND THE TRAIN, IS ALREAD OUT OF SERVICE IN PREPARATION FOR THE BIG "DAY ONE" DIGESTION OF CONRAIL BY NS AND CSX.
T L 10-01-2000 5 CSX 647 GE AC6000CW
CSX OH COLUMBIA STATION W/B AT JAQUAY ROAD ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 10-07-1999 1 CSX 649 GE AC6000CW

OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A SPOTTING FEATURE OF THE BIG 6000 HORSEPOWER GE's IS THE HUGE RADIATOR OVERHANG THAT EXTENDS OVER THE REAR END PLATFORM OF THE UNIT.  WE ARE AT MILE 12 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, THIS E/B TRAIN IS ABOUT TO PASS UNDER THE JENNING'S FREEWAY RAMP AND OVER I-480.
T L 06-04-2000 8 CSX 658 GE AC6000CW

OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A PAIR OF 6000 HORSEPOWER UNITS MAKE SHORT WORK OF THIS CLEVELAND SHORT LINE TRAIN AT SCHAAF ROAD.
T L 07-02-2000 3 CSX 659 GE AC6000CW

OH BEREA THE STATION FLAG POLE, AND THE BEREA BRICKYARD, FIXTURES OF THIS LOCATION, ALONG THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 09-30-1999 1 CSX 661 GE AC6000CW
CR 6377 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS W/B ON THE GIANT CLEVELAND SHORT LINE VIADUCT.  THIS BRIDGE PASSES OVER THE CUYAHOGA RIVER AND THE REMAINS OF THE OHIO RIVER TO LAKE ERIE CANAL.
T L 09-09-2000 7 CSX 661 GE AC6000CW

OH MADISON TWO GE AC6000CW's HUSTLE EAST.
T L 06-08-2000 2 CSX 670 GE AC6000CW
CSX 7378 OH BEREA W/B AT BARRETT ROAD, ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 09-19-2000 5 CSX 673 GE AC6000CW

OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B ON THE OLD BIG FOUR AT COLUMBIA ROAD.
T L 07-09-2000 38 CSX 680 GE AC6000CW

OH PERRY AMPLE GE POWER, W/B ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 07-21-2000 1 CSX 685 GE AC6000CW

OH BEREA W/B ON THE x BIG FOUR WITH THE STATION FLAG ABOVE.  THE TRACK THAT I AM STANDING ON JOINS THE x NYC CHICAGO MAIN.
T L 09-30-2000 9 CSX 688 GE AC6000CW

OH CLEVELAND W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT MILE 5.11.  THIS IS WHERE THE LINE HAS A FLY-OVER, CROSSING THE RAPID TRANSIT LINE, x NKP MAIN, AND THE FORMER RIGHT OF WAY OF THE CLEVELAND UNION TERMINAL TRACKAGE.
T L 10-21-2000 3 CSX 688 GE AC6000CW
CSX 684 OH BEREA A GRAB SHOT AT BARRETT STREET, WITH AN EAST BOUND CSX TRAIN ON THE OLD BIG FOUR VIADUCT.  UNTIL THE BRIDGE WAS MODIFIED A FEW YEARS AGO, THE ROADWAY USED TO TRAVEL UNDER THE SMALLER ARCHWAY, WHERE A BIKE PATH NOW RUNS.
T L 05-03-2000 6 CSX 694 GE AC6000CW
CSX OH BROOKLYN TWO UNITS, WITH A TOTAL OF 12,000 HORSEPOWER, ON THIS W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, NEARING MILE 15.
T L 10-11-2000 1 CSX 694 GE AC6000CW

OH BROOKLYN W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT MILE 14.9.
T L 11-29-1999 2 CSX 697 GE AC6000CW
CSX 8552, HLCX 5058 PA PITTSBURGH SHADOWS, A BRIDGE, AND SNOW, CONSPIRE AGAINST PHOTOGRAPHY ON THIS DAY.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO. 2000/20000128_07.jpg
T L 11-29-1999 3 CSX 697 GE AC6000CW
CSX 8552, HLCX 5058 PA PITTSBURGH L. S. MELIN PHOTO TAKEN RIGHT NEAR THE OLD P&LE STATION.
T L 11-29-1999 4 CSX 697 GE AC6000CW

PA PITTSBURGH A BIG 6000hp GE UNIT UNDER A BRIDGE ALONG THE MONONGAHELA RIVER.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 11-29-1999 7 CSX 697 GE AC6000CW

PA PITTSBURGH A SHADOWY PHOTO, WITH THE STEELER's STADIUM IN THE DISTANCE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 01-28-2000 7 CSX 697 GE AC6000CW
CSX, CSX 4287 OH BEREA A PARADOXICAL LASHUP.  THE LEAD UNIT HAS 1000hp PER AXLE.  THE TRAILING SLUG-MOTHER PAIR HAS ONLY ABOUT 575hp PER AXLE.  TOO BAD I DID NOT GET THE NUMBER ON THE SLUG.  THAT THIRD UNIT IS A FAIRLY UNCOMMON GP39, ONLY 23 WERE EVER BUILT. 1999/19991129_02.jpg
T L 05-19-2000 1 CSX 710 EMD SD70MAC
CSX 784 OH BEREA THIS PAINT SCHEME AND PHOTO ANGLE MAKE THIS UNIT ALMOST LOOK SHARK-LIKE.  W/B AT BAGLEY ROAD ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.  THE AUTOMATIC EQUIPMENT IDENTIFIER SETUP IS VISIBLE AT TRACKSIDE.
T L 10-21-2000 4 CSX 758 EMD SD70MAC

OH BEREA A FAVORITE BEREA PHOTO, TRAIN Q-289, W/B, JUST HAVING PASSED BAGLEY ROAD ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 10-02-1999 3 CSX 789 EMD SD70MAC CR 4144
OH OLMSTED FALLS IF MY ROSTER IS CORRECT, THIS IS THE VERY LAST AC DRIVE LOCOMOTIVE THAT CONRAIL EVER OBTAINED.  SEEN HERE E/B ON THE OLD BIG FOUR, JUST EAST COLUMBIA ROAD.
T L 07-04-1999 1 CSX 805 EMD SD80MAC CR 4112 CSX 612 OH EUCLID ON A HOT FOURTH OF JULY DAY, I FOUND THESE VERY MODERN, AND BIG, AC DRIVE UNITS JUST EAST OF COLLINWOOD.  TWO UNITS AND 11,000 HORSEPOWER.
T L 12-23-1999 4 CSX 1007 ALCO MT6 SLUG PRR 8665- PC 6865- CR 1104 CSX 2464 NY BUFFALO SLUG AND MOTHER WORKING AT FRONTIER IN THE SNOW. 2001/20010414_03.jpg
T L 12-23-1999 11 CSX 1072 EMD SW1500 PC 9526- CR 9526 CR 8064 NY BUFFALO EMD SWITCHER AT SNOWY FRONTIER YARD.
T L 10-26-1999 2 CSX 1237 EMD MP15T SBD 1237 CSX 6574 OH CLEVELAND A RATHER ODD UNIT FOR OHIO, AN EMD MP15T, HEADS UP THIS SHORT WELDED RAIL TRAIN THAT HAS A REEFER ON THE HEAD END.  CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, CP-14 AT PEARL ROAD.
T L 07-09-2000 2 CSX 1238 EMD MP15T SBD 1238 CSX 8678, CSX 2753 OH COLLINWOOD ONLY 43 MP15T's WERE MANUFACTURED, 42 OF WHICH WENT TO THE SEABOARD SYSTEM, LIKE THIS ONE.  OF OTHER INTEREST IS THE x PENN CENTRAL GP38 IN THE LEFT DISTANCE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-09-2000 16 CSX 1238 EMD MP15T SBD 1238 CSX 2753 OH COLLINWOOD BROADSIDE VIEW OF A STRANGER TO COLLINWOOD, AN EMD MP15T SWITCHER.
T L 07-09-2000 21 CSX 1238 EMD MP15T SBD 1238
OH COLLINWOOD ANOTHER ANGLE OF THAT MP15T.
T L 05-03-2000 13 CSX 1529 EMD GP15-1 CR 1604 CSX 6044 OH PARMA HEIGHTS UNITS RESTING AT PARMA YARD, NEAR THE CHEVY PLANT.
T L 05-15-2000 6 CSX 1565 EMD GP15-1 CR 1689 CSX 1977 OH CUYAHOGA HEIGHTS AN ELDERLY FORMER PENN CENTRAL UNIT LEADS THIS TRAIN EAST, AT EAST 71st STREET ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE. 1998/19981004_01.jpg 1992/19920125_01.jpg
T L 07-07-1999 2 CSX 2219 EMD GP35 SLUG C&O 3529 CSX 6934 OH CLEVELAND HERE IS MY FIRST SPOTTING OF A CSX SLUG IN THE CLEVELAND AREA.  IT LOOKS LIKE A CONVERTED EMD GP35.  THIS IS THE OLD B&O YARD AT CLARK AVENUE.  NOTE THE WIND SOCK ON THE SAND TOWER.
T L 05-03-2000 14 CSX 2230 EMD GP35 SLUG C&O 3539 CSX 6044, CSX 6457 OH PARMA HEIGHTS GP35 SLUG, WITH ITS SLUG MOTHER (UNIT 6457) NEAR THE CHEVY PLANT.
T L 12-23-1999 5 CSX 2464 EMD SD38 PC 6953- CR 6953 CSX 1007 NY BUFFALO EMD SD38 SLUG MOTHER, BUILT BACK IN 1970 FOR THE PENN CENTRAL. 2001/20010414_02.jpg
T L 05-03-2000 7 CSX 2508 EMD GP38-2 SCL 508
OH BROOKLYN A LOCAL IN THE CUT, W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, NEARING MILE 15.
T L 11-24-1999 4 CSX 2526 EMD GP38-2 SCL 526 CSX 6061, CS 3679 OH LESTER MORE IMAGES OF THE SCENE IN LESTER OHIO.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 11-24-1999 5 CSX 2526 EMD GP38-2 SCL 526 CSX 6061, CS 3679 OH LESTER CSX UNIT WITH THE SIMPLE PAINT SCHEME VERSION OF THE YELLOW NOSE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 11-24-1999 6 CSX 2526 EMD GP38-2 SCL 526 CSX 6061, CS 3679 OH LESTER L. S. MELIN PHOTO AT LESTER, WHERE THE B&O LINES TO CLEVELAND AND LORAIN SPLIT.
T L 05-03-2000 8 CSX 2569 EMD GP38-2 L&N 2569 or L&N 4059 ?
OH BROOKLYN A QUARTET OF POWER ROLLS AWAY FROM ME ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 06-11-1999 2 CSX 2691 EMD GP38-2 L&N 6040 CSX 2695 OH LESTER LESTER IS THE LOCATION WHERE THE B&O BRANCH FROM STERLING, WHICH IS ON THE B&O MAIN, SPLITS.  THE RESULTING TWO BRANCHES HEAD NORTH TO CLEVELAND AND LORAIN.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-09-2000 9 CSX 2691 EMD GP38-2 L&N 6040 CSX 4445 OH CLEVELAND STANDING POWER AT OLD B&O YARD AT CLARK AVENUEAT CLARK AVENUE.
T L 06-11-1999 3 CSX 2693 EMD GP38-2 L&N 6042- SBD 6042- SBD 2693
OH LESTER LESTER STATION WITH A CSX UNIT ALONG SIDE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 06-11-1999 4 CSX 2693 EMD GP38-2 L&N 6042- SBD 6042- SBD 2693
OH LESTER ANOTHER VANTAGE POINT SHOWING LESTER STATION WITH A CSX UNIT ALONG SIDE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 06-11-1999 6 CSX 2693 EMD GP38-2 L&N 6042- SBD 6042- SBD 2693 CHESSIE SYSTEM 3679 OH LESTER CSX UNIT AND CABOOSE PARKED NEAR THE STATION.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 06-11-1999 7 CSX 2693 EMD GP38-2 L&N 6042- SBD 6042- SBD 2693 CHESSIE SYSTEM 3679 OH LESTER AT 14:30, MY FRIEND KINDLY SNAPPED THIS PHOTO FOR ME, USING A CAMARA THAT I PROVIDED HIM WITH, FOR JUST SUCH OCCASIONS.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-11-1999 14 CSX 2695 EMD GP38-2 L&N 6044- SBD 6044- SBD 2695
OH PARMA HEIGHTS A CLEAN CSX UNIT AT THE CHEVROLET PLANT WITH A LIMA CRANE LOOKING ON.
T L 12-23-1999 10 CSX 2718 EMD GP38-2 PC 8045- CR 8045 CR 8059, CR 1955 NY BUFFALO SOME UN-RENUMBERED UNITS WERE STILL TO BE FOUND AT THE END OF 1999.  FRONTIER YARD.
T L 05-03-2000 1 CSX 2753 EMD GP38-2 PC 8144, CR 8144 CSX 2790 OH BROOKLYN LOOKING MIGHTY DAPPER, THIS FORMER PENN CENTRAL UNIT LEADS A FORMER CONRAIL UNIT WEST AT RIDGE ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 07-09-2000 20 CSX 2753 EMD GP38 PC 8144- CR 8144 CSX 1238, RMGX 9307 OH COLLINWOOD FROMER PENN CENTRAL UNIT IN THE COLORS OF ITS THIRD OWNER.
T L 12-23-1999 8 CSX 2769 EMD GP38-2 CR 8183 HLGX 6805 NY BUFFALO BRRRRR.  A FAVORITE ICY PHOTO OF A FORMER CONRAIL UNIT AT FORNTIER YARD, WEARING A NEW CSX NUMBER AND SNOW.
T L 09-30-1999 2 CSX 2782 EMD GP38-2 CR 8206
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A YARD TRANSFER JOB SCURRIES BACK EAST OVER THE BIG SHORT LINE VIADUCT, AWAY FROM THE CAMERA, TOWARDS MARCY YARD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 10-25-1999 1 CSX 2782 EMD GP38-2 CR 8206
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS YARD JOB, YDMA, BACKS TOWARDS THE EAST ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  WE ARE BETWEEN BROADWAY STREET AND THE JENNINGS FREEWAY OVERPASS (VISIBLE IN THE DISTANCE).
T L 01-28-2000 2 CSX 2800 EMD GP38-2 CR 8246 CSX 2787 OH CLEVELAND A FAVORITE WINTER PHOTO, TAKEN AT ROCKPORT YARD UNDER THE WATCHFUL EYES OF THE EAST TOWER.
T L 05-29-2000 4 CSX 2801 EMD GP38-2 CR 8249
OH STRONGSVILLE HEAD END OF A WRECK CLEAN UP TRAIN AT STRONGSVILLE.  ABOUT A DOZEN CARS FELL OFF THE TRACK THE NIGHT BEFORE.
T L 12-23-1999 13 CSX 3165 GE B23-7 CR 1964 CSX 1979 NY BUFFALO THERE ALMOST ALWAYS IS SOMETHING TO SEE NEXT TO FRONTIER YARD'S PARKING LOT.
T L 09-12-1999 4 CSX 4420 EMD GP40-2 CR 3325 CSX 7584 OH CLEVELAND MORE E/B ACTION AT CP-17 OF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  I AM STANDING ON THE EMBANKMENT OF THE I-480 HIGHWAY.  THE THIRD UNIT WAS INVOLVED IN A WRECK AT PENCE, ILLINOIS ON MARCH 23, 1999.
T L 09-19-2000 4 CSX 4426 EMD GP40-2 CR 3342 CSX 4490 ? OH BEREA GP40-2's DOING WHAT THEY ARE INTENDED TO DO, MOVE TRAINS QUICKLY.
T L 08-31-1999 8 CSX 4436 EMD GP40-2 CR 3363 CR 7670 OH BEREA THE SECOND UNIT OF THIS CONSIST IS A FORMER PENNSYLVANIA READING SEASHORE LINE UNIT.  IT IS SEEN HERE AT A FAVORITE BIG FOUR SPOT OF MINE, AT BARRETT ROAD, JUST WEST OF BEREA TOWER.
T L 07-05-2000 2 CSX 4445 EMD GP40-2 CR 3380
OH CLEVELAND UNIT IN FORMER B&O YARD AT CLARK AVENUE AND QUIGLEY ROAD.  16:50.
T L 03-24-2000 3 CSX 5003 GE AC6000CW

OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS THIS TRAIN, SEPARTED ME FROM TWO APPROACHING POLICEMEN.  I MADE GOOD MY ESCAPE BY CLIMBING UP THE EMBANKMENT BEFORE THE TRAIN WAS FULLY PAST.  THIS TURNED OUT TO BE A FAVORITE PHOTO DESPITE THE THREAT OF THE LAW WHEN I WAS SNAPPING THE SHUTTER.  W/B AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 05-03-2000 12 CSX 5014 GE AC6000CW
CSX 607 OH BROOKLYN NEAT LIGHTING EFFECTS ON THIS E/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT RIDGE ROAD.
T L 10-11-2000 2 CSX 5014 GE AC6000CW
HLCX 7183 OH BROOKLYN W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE CUT AT MILE 14.9.
T L 06-20-1999 1 CSX 5390 GE B40-8 NYS&W 4010 CSX 7748 OH CLEVELAND A FORMER SUSQUEHANNA UNIT HEADS THIS WESTBOUND ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT CP-14, BETWEEN STATE AND PEARL ROADS.
T L 04-30-2000 3 CSX 5785 GE B36-7 CR 5005
OH BEREA THIS GE IS VINTAGE 1983.
T L 10-14-2000 1 CSX 5790 GE B36-7 CR 5015 NREX 254, RMGX 5021 OH BROOKLYN W/B IN THE CUT ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE MILE 15.  THE BIG BUILDING ABOVE THE GREEN UNIT IS THE PLAIN DEALER NEWSPAPER FACILITY.  5790 WENT TO EFVM IN BRAZIL IN 2003 AND WAS LENGTHNED A BIT, AND FITTED WITH 8 AXLES, ONE METER GAUGED ESTRALA DE FERRO VITORIA-MINAS
T L 05-15-2000 2 CSX 5796 GE B36-7 CR 5031
OH CLEVELAND BROADSIDE VIEW OF A FORMER CONRAIL UNIT IN THE OLD B&O YARD, AS SEEN FROM CLARK AVENUE.  UNIT WENT TO EFVM IN BRAZIL IN 2003.
T L 10-16-1999 3 CSX 5818 GE B36-7 SBD 5818
OH COLUMBIA STATION THE INTERSECTION OF OSBORNE AND JAQUAY ROADS USED TO BE RIGHT AT THE TRACKS ON THE BIG FOUR.  IN 1999 THE INTERSECTION WAS RELOCATED SO THAT IT IS ABOUT 50 FEET OR SO NORTH OF THE TRACKS.  PHOTO AT 12:39.
T L 06-21-1999 4 CSX 5879 GE B36-7 SBD 5879
OH GREENWICH A LONE UNIT LEADS THIS TRAIN WESTBOUND OFF THE OLD B&O MAIN AND ONTO THE BIG FOUR TO THE SOUTHWEST.
T L 07-22-2000 12 CSX 5883 GE B36-7 SBD 5883 CSX 5903, UP 949, UP 951, LRCX 9529 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A UNION PACIFIC BUSINESS TRAIN, HEADED EAST TO THE REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT SCHAAF ROAD.
T L 09-09-2000 9 CSX 5883 GE B36-7 SBD 5883
OH MADISON MORE MADISON E/B ACTIVITY.
T L 04-06-2000 3 CSX 5897 GE B36-7 SBD 5897 SP OH CLEVELAND A CLOULDY BRIGHT DAY, WITH A W/B UNDER I-480.  THIS TRAIN HAS JUST COME OFF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AND HAS SWUNG ONTO THE BIG FOUR.
T L 12-23-1999 6 CSX 5904 GE B36-7 SBD 5904 CSX 2769, HLGX 6805 NY BUFFALO ICY UNITS AT FRONTIER YARD ALONG BROADWAY STREET.
T L 12-23-1999 7 CSX 5904 GE B36-7 SBD 5904 CSX 2769 NY BUFFALO THIS IS THE KIND OF WEATHER THAT CAN MAKE YOU GET A COLD.  I GOT A REALLY BAD PNEUMONIA A FEW DAYS AFTER THIS PHOTO.  FRONTIER YARD.
T L 09-22-1999 4 CSX 5907 GE B36-7 SBD 5907
OH BROOKLYN W/B IN THE LATE AFTERNOON LIGHT AT MILE 16 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 09-25-1999 2 CSX 5911 GE B36-7 SBD 5911
OH BROOK PARK A DEAD UNIT LEADS THIS W/B UNDER SNOW ROAD ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 07-09-2000 4 CSX 5920 GE B36-7 SBD 5920 HLCX 5056 OH EUCLID THE NEW FUEL STATION "E" IS ALMOST READY, AT THE EAST END OF COLLINWOOD YARD.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-09-2000 6 CSX 5920 GE B36-7 SBD 5920 HLCX 5056 OH PERRY BAD LIGHTING ON THIS EVENING EASTBOUNDER.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-09-2000 31 CSX 5920 GE B36-7 SBD 5920 HLCX 5056, CSX 7753 OH PERRY DIFFICULT LIGHTING CONDITIONS MAR THIS E/B ON THE x NYC MAIN.  WE SPENT ABOUT 3 HOURS IN PERRY AND SAW ABOUT 15 TRAINS.
T L 06-04-2000 5 CSX 6038 EMD GP40-2 B&O 4138
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A LONE UNIT STROLLS BY AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  INTERSTATE I-480 DUCKS UNDER THE TRACK IN THE DISTANCE, AS THE JENNING'S FREEWAY RAMP PASSES ABOVE IT.
T L 11-24-1999 7 CSX 6061 EMD GP40-2 B&O 4161
OH LESTER A GEEP ASIDE THE LESTER STATION AND AN OIL TANK.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 11-24-1999 9 CSX 6061 EMD GP40-2 B&O 4161
OH LESTER L. S. MELIN PHOTO AT THE LESTER STATION.
T L 06-04-1999 4 CSX 6212 EMD GP40-2 WM 4313
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS ANOTHER E/B ON THE FORMER CLEVELAND SHORT LINE VIADUCT.
T L 07-09-2000 10 CSX 6279 EMD GP40-2 C&O 4381 MKCX 1506 OH CLEVELAND IDLE POWER IN OLD B&O YARD, AT WHAT WAS ONCE THE CLARK AVENUE BRIDGE. 1992/19920718_02.jpg
T L 09-08-1999 2 CSX 6301 EMD GP40-2 C&O 4403 LLPX 6001 OH BEREA THE SECOND UNIT OF THE W/B IS LETTERED 'LOCOMOTIVE PARTNERS 6001'.   IT WAS ONCE AN EMD DEMONSTRATOR GP60.
T L 05-29-2000 3 CSX 6347 EMD GP40-2 SCL 1637
OH STRONGSVILLE UNIT IN A WRECK CLEAN UP TRAIN AT STRONGSVILLE.
T L 07-09-2000 8 CSX 6352 EMD GP40-2 SCL 1642 CSX 2641 OH CLEVELAND STANDING POWER AT OLD B&O YARD AT CLARK AVENUE, WHERE THE CLARK AVENUE BRIDGE ONCE WAS.
T L 11-15-2000 2 CSX 6452 EMD GP40-2 B&O 4438- CSX 6336 CSX 2209 OH CLEVELAND MOTHER AND SLUG COMBO AT CLARK AVENUE.
T L 05-03-2000 15 CSX 6457 EMD GP40-2 B&O 4800 CSX 2230 OH PARMA HEIGHTS SLUG MOTHER, WITH SLUG, AT THE CHEVROLET PLANT.
T L 07-05-2000 1 CSX 6532 EMD GP40 B&O 3756 CSX 4445 OH CLEVELAND THE REMAINS OF THE OLD CLARK AVENUE VIADUCT FRAME THIS ELDERLY GP40 IN THE x B&O YARD.  16:50.
T L 09-01-1999 6 CSX 7041 GE C30-7 L&N 7041
OH CLEVELAND IN A FAVORITE POSE, THIS WESTBOUND IS PASSING BETWEEN THE SIGNALS AT CP-9, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THE TAIL END OF THE TRAIN IS SNAKING ITS WAY THROUGH THE SERIES OF TUNNELS ON THIS LINE.  LEAD UNIT WENT TO A 1.6 METER GUAGED LINE IN BRAZIL IN 2004.
T L 06-04-1999 5 CSX 7044 GE C30-7 L&N 7044
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A FAVORITE PHOTO OF A NICELY LIT W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT MILE 11.
T L 02-05-2000 4 CSX 7066 GE C30-7 L&N 7066
OH BEREA A NICELY LIT WESTBOUND ON THE BIG FOUR, HAVING JUST CROSSED BARRETT ROAD.  THE LEAD UNIT WENT TO A 1.6 METER GUAGED LINE IN BRAZIL IN 2004.
T L 06-23-1999 3 CSX 7101 GE C30-7A CR 6568
OH OLMSTED FALLS A RARE PHOTO.  THIS UNIT WAS IN CSX HANDS FOR LESS THAN A YEAR.  ITS LEASE EXPIRED AND IT WAS RETURNED AND THEN PROMPTLY BECAME AN NS UNIT.   WESTBOUND SELKIRK TO TOLEDO TRAIN ( SETO) AT WEST ROAD, ON THE OLD BIG FOUR AT 19:01.  THE LEAD UNIT WENT TO A 1.6 METER GUAGE LINE IN BRAZIL IN 2004.
T L 09-04-1999 1 CSX 7102 GE C30-7A CR 6571 EESTI RAUDTEE 1573 OH BEREA AN EASTBOUNDER ZIPS PAST ON THE NEWLY RE- INSTALLED SECOND TRACK OF THE BIG FOUR, RIGHT BEHIND A NEWLY CONSTRUCTED BUILDING.  'MILE 22' ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THIS UNIT'S LEASE SOON EXPIRED AND IT HEADED OFF TO THE NS AFTER LESS THAN A YEAR ON CSX, AND IN 2002, IT HEADED OFF TO FAR AWAY ESTONIA.
T L 03-23-2000 2 CSX 7307 GE C40-8W CR 6067
OH BEREA W/B CSX TRAIN WITH FORMER CR POWER, AT BEREA.
T L 03-24-2000 2 CSX 7319 GE C40-8W CR 6095 6381 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS ANOTHER W/B AT SCHAAF ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THE SECOND UNIT SEEMS TO BE A LEASE UNIT OF SOME TYPE.
T L 10-20-2000 3 CSX 7324 GE C40-8W CR 6115
OH BEREA W/B ON THE BIG FOUR, PASSING CLEVELAND UNION TERMINAL MILEPOST 21.  WE ARE JUST EAST OF FRONT STREET.
T L 10-21-2000 6 CSX 7331 GE C40-8W CR 6129
OH OLMSTED FALLS FALL COLORS ARE EVIDENT, AS A W/B ROLL OVER SPRAGUE ROAD.  THE STREET IS THE CUYAHOGA COUNTY- LORAIN COUNTY LINE.  FORMER BIG FOUR ROUTE.
T L 09-25-1999 4 CSX 7339 GE C40-8W CR 6147 CSX 802 OH BROOK PARK A FAVORITE IMAGE, A W/B AT HOLLAND ROAD.  BY THE WAY, THIS WAS THE VERY FIRST TIME I SAW A CONRAIL UNIT PAINTED INTO THE FULL POST-CONRAIL CSX PAINT SCHEME.
T L 07-21-2000 7 CSX 7346 GE C40-8W CR 6163
OH BEREA FADING SUN WITH A W/B PASSING THE OLD BIG FOUR STATION.
T L 03-24-2000 1 CSX 7357 GE C40-8W CR 6192 CSX 8780 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A FAVORITE PHOTO, WITH TWO FORMER CONRAIL UNITS IN FRESH CSX PAINT, LEADING THIS W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT SCHAAF ROAD, AT MILE 11.  THIS UNIT'S NOSE WAS REPLACED AFTER A WRECK.  THE ORIGINAL NUMBERBOARDS WERE ON THE NOSE.
T L 12-23-1999 16 CSX 7358 GE C40-8W CR 6193
NY BUFFALO FORMER CONRAIL POWER OVER HOWARD STREET.
T L 09-01-1999 1 CSX 7361 GE C40-8W CR 6201
OH CLEVELAND ANOTHER FAVORITE SPOT, THE TUNNELS ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  HERE WE SEE A WESTBOUND NEARING CP-9.
T L 04-06-2000 1 CSX 7365 GE C40-8W CR 6208
OH CLEVELAND FORMER CONRAIL POWER ON THE LEAD OF THIS E/B TRAIN ON THE OLD BIG FOUR, JUST HAVING CROSSED BROOKPARK ROAD.
T L 10-19-2000 2 CSX 7371 GE C40-8W CR 6224
OH BROOKLYN W/B FORMER CONRAIL UNIT, PASSING TIEDEMAN ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 06-04-2000 6 CSX 7374 GE C40-8W CR 6232
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A LITTLE BIT OF LEFT HAD RUNNING ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT SCHAAF ROAD, NEAR MILE 12.
T L 12-23-1999 15 CSX 7376 GE C40-8W CR 6238 CP 5961, CSX 7358 NY BUFFALO A LANDMARK OF SORTS, MILEPOST ZERO, JUST WEST OF FRONTIER YARD.  IS THIS WHERE THE NYC's 'LINES WEST' AND 'LINES EAST' WERE DIVIDED? W/B OVER HOWARD STREET.
T L 12-23-1999 17 CSX 7376 GE C40-8W CR 6238 CP 5961 NY BUFFALO HOWARD STREET IS THE LOCATION OF THE MILEPOST ZERO MARKER, WHICH IS JUST LEFT OF THE CAMERA.
T L 07-22-2000 2 CSX 7382 GE C40-8W CR 6249 CSX 650, HLCX 5062 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A FAVORITE PHOTO, A NICELY LIT AND COLORFUL LASHUP AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, E/B.
T L 09-25-1999 3 CSX 7387 GE C40-8W CR 6263
OH BROOK PARK A BAG OF BEEF JERKY KEPT ME BUSY WHILE I WAITED FOR THIS W/B AT HOLLAND ROAD ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 10-15-1999 2 CSX 7477 GE C32-8 CR 6612 CSX 6048 OH OLMSTED FALLS THIS FORMER CONRAIL GE WAS REBUILT WITH THE CAB OF A C40-8.  THAT GREY UNIT LASTED LESS THAN A YEAR ON CSX BEFORE BEING TRADED AFTER ITS LEASE EXPIRED.  AFTER THAT, NS PICKED THE UP THE UNIT.  E/B AT MILE 16 ON THE ON THE OLD BIG 4.
T L 07-22-2000 6 CSX 7488 GE C39-8 CR 6020 CSX 7511 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS E/B ACTION AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 11-28-1999 7 CSX 7490 GE C40-8

OH BEREA W/B AT BAGLEY ROAD ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 05-03-2000 2 CSX 7491 GE C40-8 CR 6036
OH BROOKLYN E/B IN THE CUT ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, JUST EAST OF MILE 15.
T L 11-05-2000 1 CSX 7492 GE C40-8 CR 6037 HATX 900 OH BEREA WHILE A RAILFAN WAVES, THE CREW OF A W/B TRAIN ON THE OLD BIG FOUR IS TREATED TO THE SPECTACLE OF A TWO- HEADED PERSON SITTING AT TRACKSIDE ON A ENJOY A NICE NOVEMBER AUTUMN DAY.  THE TWO HEADED MONSTER IS REALLY MY LONGTIME FRIENDS, THE MELEN BROTHERS.
T L 10-07-1999 4 CSX 7493 GE C40-8 CR 6038
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS LIGHT IS FAILING AT THIS W/B TRAIN 'BUCI' ROARS OVER THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE's I-480 BRIDGE.
T L 05-03-2000 5 CSX 7498 GE C40-8 CR 6049 CSX 7682 OH BROOKLYN CSX 7498 WAS FORMER CR CONRAIL 6049, THE HIGHEST NUMBERED C40-8 ON THE CR ROSTER.  W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, NEARING MILE 15.
T L 07-02-2000 4 CSX 7555 GE C40-8

OH BEREA FORMER BIG FOUR ACTION, E/B, JUST EAST OF FRONT STREET.
T L 06-25-1999 1 CSX 7564 GE C40-8
CSX 7645 OH COLLINWOOD WITH QUACKER TOWER (QD) LOOKING ON, AN EASTBOUND ROLLS OFF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE FLYOVER AND ENTERS COLLINWOOD YARD. THIS TOWER's DESIGN REMINDS ME OF THE TOWER AT BEREA.
T L 06-21-1999 10 CSX 7574 GE C40-8

OH GRAFTON THE CREW ON THIS BIG FOUR TRAIN HAS OUTLAWED THIS EVENING AND HAVE COVERED THE CAB WINDOW WITH NEWSPAPER SO AS TO KEEP THE HOT SUN OUT OF THE CAB, WHILE WAITING ENDLESSLY FOR A VAN TO PICK THEM UP.
T L 06-10-1999 1 CSX 7591 GE C40-8

OH BEREA THE NEWLY INSTALLED SIGN READS 'THANK YOU FOR WORKING SAFELY ON THE INDIANAPOLIS DIVISION'.  THE SIGN LASTED ONLY A FEW WEEKS.  E/B NEARING BAGLEY ROAD ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 07-10-1999 2 CSX 7609 GE C40-8 GECX 9009- MEC 7609 CSX 7025 OH BEREA A CSX FREIGHT ZIPS PAST TO THE WEST ON THE NOW RE-DOUBLE TRACKED BIG FOUR.
T L 07-09-2000 33 CSX 7613 GE C40-8
HLCX 6308 OH PERRY A GIANT PILE OF BAGS FILLED WITH MULCH PROVIDED A HANDY PHOTO PLATFORM FOR THIS W/B ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 11-15-2000 1 CSX 7627 GE C40-8
CSX 7789 OH CLEVELAND EVENING PHOTO ALONG CLARK AVENUE.
T L 07-22-2000 7 CSX 7629 GE C40-8
HCLX 6056 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS MORE E/B ACTION AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE TRACK 1.
T L 03-30-2000 1 CSX 7634 GE C40-8

OH COLUMBIA STATION W/B ON THE OLD BIG FOUR, AT JAQUAY ROAD.
T L 10-11-1999 1 CSX 7660 GE C40-8W

OH BEREA A NICE NEW PARKING LOT AT BEREA IS PERFECTLY PLACED FOR RAILFANS TO WATCH THE ACTION, YET MAINTAIN A CLOSE ENOUGH DISTANCE TO THE SECURITY OF THE BEREAN RESTAURANT's BEER TAPS.
T L 02-05-2000 6 CSX 7671 GE C40-8W
NYS&W 4050 OH BEREA CSX AND SUSQUEHANNA POWER NEAR BARRETT ROAD.
T L 10-16-1999 1 CSX 7672 GE C40-8W
CSX OH COLUMBIA STATION A GP30 SLUG TRAILS THIS E/B, ON THE OLD BIG FOUR AT THE FORMER ALIGNMENT OF OSBORNE ROAD.  THIS ENGINE WAS BADLY DAMAGED ON 4-22-2006 AFTER HITTING A TRUCK LOADED WITH DRYWALL IN SHARPSVILLE, GEORGIA.
T L 09-12-1999 10 CSX 7679 GE C40-8W
HLCX 5058 OH CLEVELAND FINALLY, A WESTBOUND.  THIS TRAIN IS 'BUCI' (BUFFALO TO CINCINNATI) AT CP-17 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 09-12-1999 11 CSX 7679 GE C40-8W
HLCX 5058 OH CLEVELAND A FAVORITE IMAGE.  I HAD TO WAIT ABOUT 2 HOURS FOR THIS TRAIN, 'BUCI'.  THE SECOND UNIT IS SUFFERING FROM A NON FUCTIONING RADIATOR FAN, PROMPTING THE TRAIN TO STOP FOR ASSISTANCE FROM THE MECHANICAL DEPARTMENT.  THEY COULD NOT FIX IT ON THE SPOT, SO ITWAS SENT ON TO WILLARD WITH ONLY 2 WORKING FANS.  LOCATION IS CP-17 OF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 06-08-2000 3 CSX 7688 GE C40-8W
CSX OH BEREA W/B ON THE BIG FOUR, AT BAGLEY ROAD AT CP13.  THIS IS WHERE TRACK TWO AND TRACK ONE SWAP DESIGNATIONS.
T L 06-07-1999 1 CSX 7690 GE C40-8W
CSX 7679 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A WIDE ANGLE PHOTO OF TRAIN ML 401X COMING OF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE VIADUCT ON A VERY VERY HOT AND HUMID DAY.
T L 11-05-2000 2 CSX 7706 GE C40-8W

OH BEREA A FINAL FEW RAYS OF SUNLIGHT ILLUMINATE THIS W/B IN FRONT OF THE OLD BIG FOUR STATION AT BEREA.  ONE OF MY FAVORITE EVENING PHOTOS.
T L 09-12-1999 8 CSX 7713 GE C40-8W
CSX 7842 OH CLEVELAND MATCHED GE's E/B AT CP-17 OF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 09-12-1999 9 CSX 7713 GE C40-8W
CSX 7842 OH CLEVELAND ANOTHER VIEW OF THE MATCHED GE's E/B AT CP-17 OF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 07-10-1999 3 CSX 7715 GE C40-8W
CSX 8457 OH BEREA E/B ON THE CSX's BIG FOUR, WITH THE NS (FORMER NYC MAIN) IN THE DISTANCE.
T L 05-07-2000 4 CSX 7731 GE C40-8W

OH BEREA W/B ON THE x BIG FOUR AT BARRETT ROAD.
T L 07-09-2000 24 CSX 7753 GE C40-8W

OH EUCLID POWER AT THE NEARLY FINISHED NEW STATION "E" ON THE OLD NYC MAIN.
T L 10-16-1999 2 CSX 7759 GE C40-8W
CSX 8687 OH COLUMBIA STATION MORE E/B ACTION AT THE INTERSECTION OF OSBORNE AND JAQUAY ROADS, ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 10-03-2000 7 CSX 7759 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND AS SEEM FROM BROADWAY STREET, A W/B CSX TRAIN IS COMING OUT OF ONE OF THE TUNNELS ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AND ABOUT TO ENTER ANOTHER UNDER BROADWAY STREET.
T L 11-15-2000 3 CSX 7789 GE C40-8W
CSX 7627 OH CLEVELAND STARK LIGHTING OF UNITS AND THE LTV STEEL MILL, AS SEEN FROM CLARK AVENUE.
T L 05-03-2000 17 CSX 7793 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND THIS W/B HAS JUST CURVED OFF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AND JOINED THE x BIG FOUR UNDER I-480.  THE BIG FOUR RIGHT OF WAY CAN BE SEEN HEADED STRAIGHT AWAY TO THE NORTHEAST ALONGSIDE THE TRAIN.
T L 06-19-2000 2 CSX 7795 GE C40-8W
CSX 8860, CSX 7576 OH BEREA HOLY COW, A DOZEN OR SO UNITS, W/B, LIGHT AT BEREA, ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 06-21-1999 6 CSX 7807 GE C40-8W
CSX 7841 OH GREENWICH A HAZY HOT HUMID PHOTO OF A TRAIN HEADED NORTH EAST ON THE BIG FOUR, SWINGING ONTO THE B&O MAIN, THE DIAMONDS OF WHICH CAN BE SEEN IN THE FOREGROUND.
T L 11-11-1999 4 CSX 7829 GE C40-8W

OH BEREA AN IDEAL TRAIN WATCHING PARKING SPOT, ONLY A FEW FEET AWAY FROM THE RACETRACK THAT WAS ONCE THE BIG FOUR.
T L 09-25-1999 10 CSX 7834 GE C40-8W

OH BEREA THE EXTRA LONG CROSSING GATES AT BAGLEY ROAD ARE DOWN AT THIS W/B ROARS PAST ON THE OLD BIG FOUR AT CP13.
T L 09-22-1999 2 CSX 7841 GE C40-8W
CR 6841, CSX 7696 OH BROOKLYN AN E/B OVER TIEDEMAN ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 09-12-1999 7 CSX 7842 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND ANOTHER E/B AT CP-17 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 06-20-1999 3 CSX 7867 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND THE SUN JUST WOULD NOT COOPERATE ON THIS DAY.  LOOKING WEST, WE SEE AN E/B TRAIN ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE UNDER THE PEARL ROAD OVERPASS.
T L 07-15-1999 2 CSX 7885 GE C40-8W
CSX 8470 OH BROOKLYN THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE HAS SOME NEAT FEATURES, SUCH AS TUNNELS, HUGE VIADUCTS, AND SOME DECENT CUTS.  HERE IS A CUT AT MILE 15 WITH EASTBOUND EVENING TRAFFIC.
T L 07-09-2000 37 CSX 7892 GE C40-8W

OH PERRY MORE W/B ACTION.
T L 09-09-2000 2 CSX 7907 GE C40-8W
CSX 8767, HLCX 6064 OH EUCLID E/B Q162 ON THE x NYC, JUST EAST OF COLLINWOOD.
T L 09-09-2000 6 CSX 7907 GE C40-8W
CSX 8767 OH EUCLID UNIT BEING REFUELED AT STATION "E", COLLINWOOD.
T L 06-04-2000 4 CSX 8037 EMD SD40-2 L&N 8037 CSX 7041 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS W/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT SCHAAF ROAD.
T L 07-06-2000 2 CSX 8041 EMD SD40-2

OH CLEVELAND CSX POWER AT CLARK AND CLARK AVENUES, BY THE OLD B&O YARD.  15:15.
T L 06-04-2000 7 CSX 8043 EMD SD40-2

OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A WELDED RAIL TRAIN DRIFTS BY MILE 12, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT SCHAAF ROAD.
T L 07-09-2000 28 CSX 8043 EMD SD40-2

OH EUCLID THE STATION "E" FUEL RACKS WERE STILL UNDER CONSTRUCTION WHEN THIS PHOTO WAS TAKEN.  AS A RESULT, THESE ENGINES WERE REFUELED VIA TANKER TRUCK.
T L 11-06-1999 9 CSX 8097 EMD SD40-2 L&N 8097 CSX 8445 OH BEREA TRUSTWORTHY SD40-2's HEAD WEST ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 03-23-2000 3 CSX 8108 EMD SD40-2 L&N 8108 GECX OH BEREA W/B CSX TRAIN, WITH A FORMER SANTA FE REBUILD UNIT TRAILING.
T L 06-21-1999 5 CSX 8110 EMD SD40-2 L&N 8110
OH GREENWICH ANOTHER LONELY UNIT LEADS A WESTBOUND ON THE x B&O MAIN.  THAT IS THE CONNECTOR TO THE BIG FOUR ON THE RIGHT.
T L 11-22-1999 4 CSX 8199 EMD SD40-2 L&N 3571 CSX 5908 OH LESTER A HURRIED 'GRAB SHOT' IN FAILING LIGHT MAKE FOR A SOMEWHAT DRAMATIC IMAGE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-22-2000 4 CSX 8223 EMD SD40-2 L&N 3595 CSX 8740 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS GARBAGE TRAIN, W/B AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 10-26-1999 1 CSX 8224 EMD SD40-2 L&N 3596 CSX 8121 OH CLEVELAND TRAIN BUCI (BUFFALO TO CUMBERLAND) AT CP-14 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THIS TRAIN WILL LEAVE THE SHORT LINE AT CP-16 AND HEAD DOWN THE B&O CLEVELAND BRANCH TO STERLING OHIO AND THEN HEAD EAST ON THE B&O MAIN.
T L 07-06-2000 1 CSX 8245 EMD SD40-2 L&N 8154 CSX 8041 OH CLEVELAND SD40-2's IN THE OLD B&O YARD AT CLARK AVENUE AND QUIGLEY ROAD, 15:15.  ON SUNNY DAYS WHEN I GET OUT OF WORK EARLY, I TRY TO DRIVE DOWN HERE TO GET SOME PHOTOS.  USUALLY THE EFFORT IS A FAILURE AS A COKE TRAIN IS USUALLY IN THE WAY.
T L 07-26-1999 1 CSX 8248 EMD SD40-2 B&O 7606 CR 5046 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS AS SEEN FROM SCHAF ROAD, TRAIN TV-22 ROARS WEST AT CP-11 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  IN 2003, CR 5046 HAD ITS FRAME ELONGATED IN BRAZIL, AND THEN GOT 8 AXLES, FOR ONE METER GAUGE OPERATION.
T L 06-04-2000 3 CSX 8249 EMD SD40-2 B&O 7607 HLCX 6000 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS E/B AT SCHAFF ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 06-23-1999 4 CSX 8250 EMD SD40-2 B&O 7608
OH OLMSTED FALLS ANOTHER EVENING WESTBOUNDER AT WEST ROAD ON THE FORMER BIG FOUR.
T L 09-22-1999 7 CSX 8253 EMD SD40-2 B&O 7611 CR 6725 OH BROOKLYN A FINE VIEW OF WESTBOUND ACTION ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT MILE 16 NEAR TIEDEMAN ROAD.  THE TAIL END OF AN EASTBOUNDER CAN BE SEEN ON THE RIGHT.
T L 04-08-1999 4 CSX 8259 EMD SD40-2 B&O 7617 CSX 8356 OH CLEVELAND NICE LIGHTING ON THE NOSE OF THE CSX UNIT ON W/B TRAIN BUBH AT MP 185.
T L 07-22-2000 11 CSX 8312 EMD SD40
LRCX 9529 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A LIVINGSTON REBUILD CENTER NEE SANTA FE REBUILD OF A U30C TRAILS THIS TRAIN, E/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT SCHAAF ROAD.
T L 04-06-2000 4 CSX 8426 EMD SD40 C&O 7575 CSX 7787,, RMGX 5049 OH BROOK PARK AT 14:01, I WAS LUCKY ENOUGH TO GRAB SNAP THIS PHOTO OF A W/B AT HUMMEL ROAD ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 07-09-2000 7 CSX 8445 EMD SD40-2 UP 3009 HLCX 5020, CN OH PERRY NOT SURE OF THE HERETAGE OF THAT SECOND UNIT.  THAT'S ME IN THE YELLOW SHIRT IN THE DISTANCE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-09-2000 32 CSX 8445 EMD SD40-2 UP 3009 HLCX 5020, CN OH PERRY AN OUT OF SERVICE NYC SIGNAL BRIDGE FRAMES THIS W/B AT PERRY.  LEAD UNIT HAILS FROM THE UNION PACIFIC IN THE PAST.
T L 07-15-1999 3 CSX 8470 EMD SD40-2 UP 3056 CSX 7885 OH BROOKLYN E/B AT MILE 15 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THE LEAD UNIT WAS REBUILT BY MORRISON KNUDSEN IN 1990.
T L 07-22-2000 9 CSX 8487 EMD SD40 CR 6173- C&NW 6502 HLCX 6060 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS E/B ACTION AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, TRACK 2.
T L 05-07-2000 5 CSX 8504 EMD SD50 SBD 8504 CSX 8879 OH BEREA A VETERAN AT WORK, THE SECOND UNIT ON THIS TRAIN STARTED OUT ON THE PRR, IT WAS BUILT IN 1966.  LOCATION IS BARRETT ROAD.
T L 01-05-2000 3 CSX 8533 EMD SD50 SBD 8533 NS 8551 OH BEREA NICELY LIT W/B ON THE OLD BIG FOUR, AT THE BEREA STATION.  NS 8551 IS ON OF TWO PRE- REGUALAR PRODUTION GE C39-8's.
T L 11-27-1999 1 CSX 8544 EMD SD50 SBD 8544 HLGX 6800 PA BEAVER FALLS CSX TRAIN AS SEEN FROM ACORSS THE MUDDY BEAVER RIVER.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 11-27-1999 2 CSX 8544 EMD SD50 SBD 8544 HLGX 6800 PA BEAVER FALLS ANOTHER ANGLE OF THAT DISTANT CSX TRAIN AS SEEN FROM ACORSS THE MUDDY BEAVER RIVER.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 10-21-2000 2 CSX 8566 EMD SD50 C&O 8566
OH BEREA FRONT STREET, ON FORMER BIG FOUR, W/B.
T L 09-25-1999 1 CSX 8569 EMD SD50 C&O 8569
OH BROOK PARK E/B CSX ON THE BIG FOUR AT MILE 19.2, JUST SHORT OF SNOW ROAD.
T L 12-23-1999 2 CSX 8582 EMD SD50 B&O 8582 NS 9309 NY BUFFALO W/B ON THE BRIDGE OVER BROADWAY STREET AT THE INTERSECTION OF MEMORIAL STREET.  WE ARE JUST WEST OF FRONTIER YARD.
T L 05-03-2000 3 CSX 8585 EMD SD50 B&O 8585 CSX 7491, LLPX 6002 OH BROOKLYN HMM, I DON'T KNOW WHY I DID NOT GET A BETTER PHOTO OF THE LOCOMOTIVE LEASING PARTNERS UNIT SEEN ON THE LEFT OF THE IMAGE.  IT WAS ONE OF THREE EMD SD60 DEMONSTRATORS, BUILT WITH ROUNDED CAB AND NOSE CONTOURS.  CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 06-02-1999 5 CSX 8596 EMD SD50 SBD 8596
OH CLEVELAND E/B AT CP-17, FORMERLY KNOWN AS CP-SHORT, ON THE OLD NEW YORK CENTRAL's CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  CSX DID NOT WASTE TIME IN GETTING FREIGHTS MOVING FAST IN THIS NEWLY AQUIRED CSX TERRITORY.
T L 05-15-2000 5 CSX 8596 EMD SD50 SBD 8596 CSX 8060 OH CUYAHOGA HEIGHTS A NICE PHOTO OF ACTION AT EAST 71st STREET ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THE TRAIN IS ABOUT TO CROSS THE BIG SHORT LINE VIADUCT, AND A YARD JOB'S HEADLIGHT IS VISIBLE IN THE DISTANCE AT MARCY YARD.
T L 05-15-2000 3 CSX 8599 EMD SD50 SBD 8599
OH CUYAHOGA HEIGHTS TRAILING SHOT OF AN EASTBOUND THAT HAS JUST COME OFF THE HUGE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE BRIDGE, NEAR EAST 71st STREET.
T L 05-03-2000 18 CSX 8615 EMD SD50 SBD 8615
OH CLEVELAND ANOTHER W/B HAS JUST CURVED OFF THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AND JOINED THE x BIG FOUR UNDER I-480.  THE BIG FOUR RIGHT OF WAY CAN BE SEEN HEADED STRAIGHT AWAY TO THE NORTHEAST ALONGSIDE THE TRAIN.
T L 11-29-1999 6 CSX 8628 EMD SD50 C&O 8628 CSX 8652 PA PITTSBURGH SD50's IN THE SHADOW OF A BRIDGE, W/B ACROSS FROM PITTSBURGH's DOWNTOWN.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 10-21-2000 5 CSX 8633 EMD SD50 C&O 8633
OH OLMSTED FALLS W/B ON THE x BIG FOUR, AT WEST ROAD.
T L 10-19-2000 3 CSX 8635 EMD SD40 C&O 8635 HLCX 7200 OH BROOKLYN MORE AUTUMN ACTION ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, AT MILE 16.03 AT TIEDEMAN ROAD.
T L 12-09-2000 7 CSX 8659 EMD SD50 CR 6739
OH BROOK PARK E/B ON THE BIG FOUR, NEARING SNOW ROAD.
T L 10-07-1999 3 CSX 8664 EMD SD50 CR 6747
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS WE ARE AT MILE 12.12 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE WITH A W/B PASSING ALONG THE GIRDERS OF THE I-480 OVERPASS.
T L 10-14-1999 3 CSX 8667 EMD SD50 CR 6757 CSX 8690 OH OLMSTED FALLS A DARK PHOTO.  FORMER CONRAIL UNITS ON THE BIG FOUR, CROSSING COLUMBIA ROAD E/B AT 10:45.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-09-2000 15 CSX 8678 EMD SD50 CR 6784 CSX 8681 OH COLLINWOOD A BRIGHT AND HAZY DAY FINDS FORMER CONRAIL POWER IN FAMILIAR COLLINWOOD SURROUNDINGS.
T L 07-09-2000 18 CSX 8681 EMD SD50 CR 6790
OH COLLINWOOD FORMER CONRAIL UNIT NEXT TO SHOPS, ONE OF THE RADIATOR SECTIONS SEEMS TO BE IN YELLOW PRIMER.
T L 05-03-2000 16 CSX 8698 EMD SD60M CR 6827 CSX 7740 OH CLEVELAND E/B ON THE x BIG FOUR, NEARING CP-16, WHERE IT WILL SWING ONTO THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, JUST PAST THE I-480 OVERPASS.
T L 07-22-2000 18 CSX 8726 EMD SD60M CR 5585
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS W/B TRAIN Q161 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT SCHAAF ROAD.
T L 04-30-2000 2 CSX 8730 EMD SD60M CR 5594 CSX 603 OH BEREA MORE FORMER CONRAIL POWER ON THE CSX HALF OF BEREA.
T L 03-24-2000 4 CSX 8732 EMD SD60M CR 5599 CSX 5832 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS AN HONEST TO GOODNESS MEET AT MILE 11, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, UNDER SCHAAF ROAD.  MY ROSTER IS A BIT CONFUSED ABOUT THE HISTORY OF CSX 5832.  ANY HELP WOULD BE APPRECIATED.
T L 07-22-2000 5 CSX 8740 EMD SD60M CR 5619
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS FORMER CONRAIL UNIT ON A GARBAGE TRAIN, W/B AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  IN 2018 UNIT WENT TO LARRY'S TRUCK ELECTRIC (LTEX)
T L 05-03-2000 4 CSX 8755 EMD SD60M CR 5654
OH BROOKLYN THIS UNIT WAS THE VERY LAST OF CONRAIL'S SD60M's (OR SD60I's IF YOU PREFER).  CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 09-12-1999 3 CSX 8758 EMD SD60M CR 5505 CSX 9020 OH CLEVELAND WE ARE AT CP-17 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, A LOCATION FORMERLY KNOWN AS CP-SHORT.  AN E/B CSX TRAIN IS SWINGING ONTO THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE FROM THE BIG 4.  IN THE DISTANCE, A STANDING NS TRAIN CAN BE SEEN.  ROCKPORT YARD IS OFF TO THE LEFT.
T L 09-09-2000 3 CSX 8767 EMD SD60M CR 5525 HLCX 6064 OH EUCLID THE SECOND UNIT OF E/B Q162 ON THE x NYC, JUST EAST OF COLLINWOOD.
T L 09-09-2000 4 CSX 8767 EMD SD60M CR 5525 HLCX 6064, CSX 7907 OH EUCLID A FAVORITE PHOTO, UNITS BEING REFUELED AT THE BRAND NEW STATION "E", COLLINWOOD.
T L 11-20-1999 11 CSX 8777 EMD SD60M CR 5549 CSX 3180, BNSF 4538 OH OLMSTED FALLS A W/B CSX TRAIN ON THE NS IN OLMSTED FALLS.
T L 04-30-2000 1 CSX 8819 EMD SD40-2 CR 6405 MPI 9040 ? OH BEREA A NICE PLACE TO PARK AND WATCH TRAINS IN THE AFTERNOON.  W/B ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 09-09-2000 8 CSX 8828 EMD SD40-2 CR 6431 RMGX 7175 OH MADISON CLOUDY BRIGHT DAY, E/B, MADISON, x NYC MAIN.  LEAD UNIT LATER WORKED THE CONRAIL SHARED ASSETS AREAS.
T L 07-22-2000 10 CSX 8855 EMD SD40-2 CR 6497 CSX 662 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS AND YET EVEN MORE E/B ACTION AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE TRACK 1.  THE BIG AC6000CW SEEMS TO MAKE THE OTHERWISE LARGE SD40-2 LOOK A BIT SMALL.  LEAD UNIT LATER WORKED THE CONRAIL SHARED ASSETS AREAS.
T L 06-07-2000 4 CSX 8858 EMD SD40-2 CR 6502 HLCX 5017, HLCX 6523 OH BEREA FORMER CONRAIL MYSTERY UNIT TRAILS THIS W/B AT FRONT STREET, BIG FOUR.  18:08
T L 05-15-2000 4 CSX 8863 EMD SD40-2 CR 6517 CSX 8599 OH CUYAHOGA HEIGHTS TRAILING SHOT OF AN EASTBOUND THAT HAS JUST COME OFF THE HUGE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE BRIDGE, NEAR EAST 71st STREET.
T L 07-22-2000 1 CSX 8866 EMD SD40-2 CR 6522 CSX 8863 OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS MORNING E/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE AT SCHAAF ROAD.
T L 11-29-1999 5 CSX 295428 COKE CAR

PA PITTSBURGH A DRUG ADDICTS DREAM, THE 'COKE EXPRESS'.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 02-28-2000 5 CUVA 345 EMD SW8 ?

OH CLEVELAND A BLAST FURNACE AND ITS SUPPORTING CAST DWARF AN EMD SWITCHER AT THE LTV PLANT.
T L 05-25-2000 1 CUVA 424 EMD SW1001

OH CLEVELAND NICELY LIT CUYAHOGA VALLEY SWITCHER AT THE STEEL MILLS ALONG CLARK AVENUE.
T L 07-09-2000 13 CUVA 425 EMD SW1001
RIVER TERMINAL 106 OH CLEVELAND THE LTV STEEL MILL IN CLEVELAND IS SERVED BY UNITS WEARING IN BOTH THE CUYAHOGA VALLEY AND RIVER TERMINALS' PAINT SCHEMES.
T L 02-28-2000 7 CUVA 802 ? EMD SW8 ?

OH CLEVELAND THE GIANT LTV MILL WITH AN EMD UNIT BARELY VISIBLE.  THIS LIITLE UNIT WAS SHIPPED TO THE ISG PLANT IN WARREN, OHIO IN 2004.
T L 10-20-1999 5 CVSR 15 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6771- VIA 6771- B&K ENGINEERING- WESTRN MARYLAND SCENIC WM 305
OH PENINSULA THIS UNIT ON THIS CUYAHOGA VALLEY SCENIC RAILROAD PASSENGER TRAIN WAS THIS FORMER CANADIAN NATIONAL FPA-4.
T L 10-20-1999 6 CVSR 15 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6771- VIA 6771- B&K ENGINEERING- WESTRN MARYLAND SCENIC WM 305
OH PENINSULA SIDE OF CAB PHOTO.
T L 10-20-1999 2 CVSR 2014 EMD SW8 US ARMY 2014 CVSR 112 OH PENINSULA A SPIFFY SWITCHER HAULS PASSENGERS SOUTH AT PENINSULA ON THE CUYAHOGA VALLEY SCENIC RAILROAD.
T L 10-20-1999 3 CVSR 2014 EMD SW8 US ARMY 2014 CVSR 112 OH PENINSULA A FORMER US ARMY CUYAHOGA VALLEY SCENIC RAILROAD SWITCHER PARKED IN THE HANDICAPPED PARKING SPACES.
T L 10-20-1999 4 CVSR 2014 EMD SW8 US ARMY 2014 CVSR 112 OH PENINSULA ANOTHER SHOT OF THAT SPIFFY SWITCHER ON THE CUYAHOGA VALLEY SCENIC RAILROAD.
T L 06-10-1999 3 D&RGW 3118 EMD GP40
SSW 7262, NS 8435 (PRR) OH OLMSTED FALLS WESTERN POWER HEADED EAST AT WEST ROAD ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 08-24-2000 1 DB PUSH PULL PASSENGER

GERMANY BRAUBACH PUSH PULL PASSENGER TRAIN ALONG THE RHINE RIVER.
T L 08-24-2000 3 DB ELECTRIC

GERMANY BOPPARD S/B PASSENGER TRAIN ON THE RHINE RIVER WITH VINEYARDS CLIMBING THE CLIFFS.
T L 08-24-2000 5 DB ELECTRIC TYPE 101

GERMANY BOPPARD VINEYARDS CLIMB THE STEEP HILLS ON THE RHINE WHILE A S/B PASSENGER TRAIN GLIDES BY.
T L 08-24-2000 6 DB ELECTRIC TYPE 101

GERMANY HIRZENACH YET ANOTHER TRAIN, S/B ON THE RHINE.
T L 08-24-2000 8 DB ELECTRIC TYPE 143

GERMANY HIRZENACH S/B BILEVEL TRAIN AT THE STATION IN HIRZENACH, ALONG THE RHINE.
T L 08-24-2000 9 DB ELECTRIC TYPE 140

GERMANY EHRENTHAL A CONTAINER TRAIN S/B ALONG THE RHINE.  IT SEEMS THAT THE LONGEST CONTAINER CARS CAN HOLD A FOURTY FOOT CONTAINER AND A TWENTY FOOT ONE, BUT NOT TWO FOURTY FOOTERS.
T L 08-24-2000 10 DB PUSH PULL PASSENGER

GERMANY WELLMICH PUSH PULL STYLE TRAIN ALONG THE RHINE.
T L 08-24-2000 11 DB ELECTRIC ICE TRAIN TYPE 1

GERMANY LORELY A HIGH SPEED ICE TRAIN ALONG THE RHINE AT THE LEGENDARY LORELY GORGE.
T L 08-24-2000 12 DB ELECTRIC TYPE 120

GERMANY OBERWESEL N/B PASSENGER SERVICE ALONG THE RHINE AT THE LORELY.
T L 08-24-2000 14 DB ELECTRIC TYPE 155

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM WHILE MY WIFE WENT ON A TOY TRAIN TRIP TO A TOY MUSEUM (SEE TOY TRAIN AT LEFT), I BRACED MYSELF FOR WATCHING TRAIN AFTER TRAIN, ABOUT ONE TRAIN EVERY 4 MINUTES, ALL DAY LONG.
T L 08-24-2000 15 DB ELECTRIC TYPE 143

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM ANOTHER N/B TRAIN ON THE EAST BANK OF THE RHINE.
T L 08-24-2000 16 DB ELECTRIC TYPE 143

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM TRAINS CAME SO FREQUENTLY TO THIS TOWN, THAT THE CROSSING GATES OFTEN STAYED DOWN BETWEEN TRAINS.
T L 08-24-2000 18 DB FLAT CAR

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM A HEAVY DUTY SIX AXLED FERMAN FLAT CAR.
T L 08-24-2000 20 DB TRACK

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM GERMAN TRACK IS SIMILAR TO US TRACK.  HERE WE SEE KRUPP RAILS, WHICH ARE BOLTED TO THE TIE PLATES AND THE PLATES ARE BOLTED TO THE CROSS TIES.  THE TIES LOOKED A BIT LARGER IN SIZE THAN THE US VARIETY, WHILE THE RAILS LOOK TO BE ABOUT 130 POUNDS PER YARD.
T L 08-24-2000 24 DB STATION

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM A LOCAL TRAIN PAUSES AT THE STATION UNDER A MASSIVE LOOKING SIGNAL STRUCTURE.
T L 08-24-2000 33 DB ELECTRIC

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM A MIXED TRAIN, OR A GERMAN VERSION OF THE "AUTOTRAIN" WITH BOTH PASSENGER CARS AND AUTOMOBILE CARS.
T L 08-24-2000 36 DB ELECTRIC ICE TRAIN TYPE 1

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM A HIGH SPEED DESIGN TRAIN, THE "ICE" OR "INTER CITY EXPRESS", ZIPS BY IN THE LAST AVAIABLE LIGHT OF THE DAY.
T L 08-27-2000 4 DB STEAM ENGINE WHEEL

GERMANY BAMBERG IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE, NEXT TO THE ENGINE FACILITY IN BAMBERG, I FOUND THIS PRESERVED STEAM ENGINE DRIVER.  LOOKS LIKE IT CAME FROM A 3 CYLINDER ENGINE.
T L 08-27-2000 5 DB SWITCH STAND

GERMANY BAMBERG GERMAN STYLE HAND THROW SWITCH STAND.  REMINDS ME OF THE TURNOUTS THAT I HAD ON MY HO SCALE MÄRKLIN MODEL RAILROAD AS A KID.
T L 08-20-2000 1 DB ? SWITCHER TYPE 331, 332, or 333

GERMANY TABER STANDING IN MY UNDERWEAR WHILE CRUISING ON THE SAAR RIVER, I SPIED THIS LITTLE SWITCHER AND PHOTOED IT THROUGH AN OPEN WINDOW.
T L 08-20-2000 2 DB ? RAIL DIESEL CAR TYPE 143

GERMANY WASSERLIESCH RAIL DIESEL CARS ON A MISTY DAY ALONG THE MOSEL RIVER.
T L 08-24-2000 35 DB 101 116 4 ELECTRIC TYPE 101

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM ROARING NORTH ALONGSIDE THE RHINE, ONLY A FEW FEET FROM THE CAMERA.
T L 08-24-2000 32 DB 101 126 1 ELECTRIC TYPE 101

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM THE DARMSTÄTER HOF, A GARBAGE DUMPSTER, AND A N/B PASSENGER TRAIN.
T L 08-24-2000 19 DB 110 199 7 ELECTRIC TYPE 110

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM N/B TRAIN PASSES A CROSSING GATE.  NOTE THAT THE GATE HAS A BARRIER THAT HANGS DOWN TO THE GROUND TO PREVENT PEOPLE FROM DUCKING UNDER THE GATE ARM.  AND, EACH SIDE OF THE TRACK HAS TWO GATES THAT MEET IN THE MIDDLE, SO THAT PEOPLE CANNOT GO AROUND THE ENDS OF THE GATES.
T L 08-24-2000 26 DB 110 444 7 ELECTRIC TYPE 110

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM ANOTHER N/B TRAIN AT THE STATION.  THE ROAD CROSSES THE TRACKS HERE AND IS THE SCENE OF LOTS OF CONGESTION AS THE GATES ARE RARELY UP.
T L 08-24-2000 27 DB 110 444 7 ELECTRIC TYPE 110

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM BROADSIDE PHOTO OF ENGINE.
T L 08-24-2000 34 DB 120 154 0 ELECTRIC TYPE 120

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM MODERN LOOKING SMOOTH SIDED ELECTRIC AT RÜDESHEIM.
T L 08-24-2000 23 DB 140 171 0 ELECTRIC TYPE 140

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM N/B ALONG THE RHINE.  THE LITTLE STONE MARKER ON THE RIGHT SAYS "326.703 KM BIZ ZUR LANDES GRENZEN" WHICH TRANSLANTS AS "326.703 KILOMETERS TO BORDER OF THE LAND".
T L 08-24-2000 13 DB 140 230 0 ELECTRIC TYPE 140

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM OUR BOAT DOCKED FOR THE NIGHT AT THE LITTLE TOWN OF RÜDESHEIM ON THE RHINE.  I WAS HERE BACK IN 1982 AND EAGERLY AWAITED THE INSANELY BUSY TRAIN TRAFFIC ON THIS MAINLINE TRACK, AN ALLTIME FAVORITE RAILFAN SPOT OF MINE.
T L 08-24-2000 17 DB 140 572 9 ELECTRIC TYPE 140

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM A FREIGHT TRAIN ROLLS PAST A CASTLE LIKE BUILDING IN A FAVORITE TOWN.
T L 08-24-2000 22 DB 140 685 9 ELECTRIC TYPE 140

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM TRAILING UNIT ON FREIGHT TRAIN, WEARING AN OLDER CREAM AND BLUE PAINT SCHEME.
T L 08-27-2000 6 DB 141 053 9 ELECTRIC TYPE 141

GERMANY BAMBERG OLDER LOOKING ELECTRIC ENGINE AT BAMBERG.
T L 08-24-2000 30 DB 143 064 4 ELECTRIC TYPE 143

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM MORE N/B TRAIN TRAFFIC ALONG THE RHINE RIVER.  I NOTED THAT MOST OF THE HIGH SPEED TYPE TRAINS WERE ON THE OPPOSITE SIDE OF THE RIVER, ON TRACKAGE THAT WAS EQUALLY BUSY.
T L 08-24-2000 25 DB 143 123 9 ELECTRIC TYPE 143

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM N/B TRAIN AT THE STATION.
T L 08-24-2000 37 DB 143 197 2 ELECTRIC TYPE 143

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM A RARE AMERICAN CAR KEEPS ME COMPANY WHILE THE TRAINS KEEPS PASSING EVERY FEW MINUTES.
T L 08-24-2000 21 DB 151 012 2 ELECTRIC TYPE 151
DB 140 685 9 GERMANY RÜDESHEIM A DOUBLE HEADED N/B FREIGHT TRAIN.  THE UNITS SEEM TO BE WEARING SOME OLDER PAINT SCHEMES, I PARTICULARLY LIKE THE GREEN SCHEME.
T L 08-24-2000 29 DB 152 095 6 ELECTRIC TYPE 152

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM THIS ENGINE's SHAPE SORT OF REMINDS ME OF AN AMTRAK P42 DIESEL.  NOTE THE CATENARY TENSIONING SYSTEM OF PULLEYS AND WEIGHTS AT THE RIGHT, ALONG THE RHEIN RIVER.
T L 08-24-2000 31 DB 155 234 8 ELECTRIC TYPE 155

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM N/B AUTORACK TRAIN.  OUR RIVER BOAT IS JUST VISIBLE OFF TO THE RIGHT.  WHAT A GREAT PLACE TO DOCK A BOAT.
T L 08-27-2000 2 DB 294 398 3 DIESEL SWITCHER TYPE 294
DB 365 142 9 GERMANY BAMBERG A GATHERING OF GERMAN SWITCHERS.
T L 08-27-2000 1 DB 360 150 7 DIESEL SWITCHER TYPE 360 V60 150
GERMANY BAMBERG A LITTLE THREE AXLED SWITCHER WITH SIDE RODS.  THIS ENGINE REPORTEDLY TOOK PART IN A PARADE AT NÜRNENBERG CELEBRATING 150 YEARS OF GERMAN RAILROADING.
T L 08-27-2000 3 DB 365 142 9 DIESEL SWITCHER DIESEL SWITCHER TYPE 365
GERMANY BAMBERG A LITTLE THREE AXLED SWITCHER WITH SIDE RODS.
T L 08-24-2000 28 DB 420 692 6 ELECTRIC TYPE 420

GERMANY RÜDESHEIM LOCAL TRAIN THAT RESEMBLES AN "MU" TYPE OF TRAIN.
T L 08-24-2000 4 DB NETT HIER ELECTRIC TYPE 101

GERMANY BOPPARD S/B PASSENGER TRAIN ON THE RHINE RIVER, LETTERED "NETT HIER".
T L 08-24-2000 2 DE ZONNEBLUEM HOSPITAL SHIP

GERMANY SPAY THE BUSY RHINE RIVER.  MANY SHIPS AND FANTASTICALLY BUSY MAIN LINES ON BOTH BANKS KEPT ME BUSY WITH MY CAMERA ALL AFTERNOON.
T L 06-30-2000 3 DL&W 500 EMD SW8

PA SCRANTON MY ROSTER TELLS ME THAT THE DL&W NEVER HAD AN EMD SW8 NUMBERED 500.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO TAKEN AT THE STEAMTOWN USA MUSEUM.
T L 06-30-2000 4 DL&W 500 EMD SW8

PA SCRANTON MY ROSTER TELLS ME THAT THE DL&W NEVER HAD AN EMD SW8 NUMBERED 500.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO TAKEN AT THE STEAMTOWN USA MUSEUM.
T L 06-30-2000 5 DL&W 500 EMD SW8

PA SCRANTON ANOTHER VIEW OF THE NON-ORIGINAL LACKAWANNA UNIT.  I DON'T KNOW THE HISTORY OF THIS LITTLE ENGINE, BUT IT SURE LOOKS GOOD.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 06-30-2000 6 DL&W 500 EMD SW8
LV 353 PA SCRANTON ANOTHER VIEW OF THE NON-ORIGINAL LACKAWANNA UNIT.  I DON'T KNOW THE HISTORY OF THIS LITTLE ENGINE, BUT IT SURE LOOKS GOOD.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 06-30-2000 2 DL&W 889 CABOOSE DL&W 889- EL- C 889- CR 22008- CR 19905 ?
PA SCRANTON CABOOSE AT THE STEAMTOWN USA MUSEUM.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 06-30-2000 10 DL&W 2085 BAGGAGE CAR DL&W 2085- EL
PA SCRANTON LACKAWANNA BAGGAGE CAR.  STEAMTOWN USA MUSEUM.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 06-30-2000 7 DL&W 82209 HOPPER
DL&W 82597 PA SCRANTON A VINATAGE 1922 HOPPER ON DISLPLAY AT STEAMTOWN USA MUSEUM.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 08-31-1999 3 DODX 900 CABOOSE

OH BROOK PARK A STRANGE CABOOSE FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, FITTED WITH ALL SORTS OF ANTENAE.  MILE 192 ON THE x NYC.
T L 02-14-1999 5 DODX 40245 FLAT CAR

OH BEREA DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TRAIN WITH M60 TANKS AT LEWIS ROAD IN BEREA.
T L 02-14-1999 4 DODX 40492 FLAT CAR

OH BEREA DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE TRAIN WITH M60 TANKS AT LEWIS ROAD IN BEREA.
T L 08-31-1999 11 DW&P 5910 EMD SD40 GTW 5910 NS 3504 OH ROCKY RIVER TRAIN 145 IS STOPPED, IN EMERGENCY, BEHIND THE ROCKY RIVER STATION AT 19:22.  ACCORDING TO RADIO TRANSMISSIONS, IT HAD JUST HIT A PILE OF TIRES ON THE WESTERN EDGE OF LAKEWOOD AND LOST THE AIR HOSE CONNECTIONS ON SEVERAL CARS.  BAD AS THIS SEEMED, I AT LEAST GOT A RARE CHANCE TO PHOTO A UNIT STOPPED AT THE STATION.
T L 06-30-2000 11 E. J. LAVINO & CO. L STEAM

PA SCRANTON SADDLE BACK TANK ENGINE.  I CAN'T MAKE OUT THE WHEEL ARRAINGEMENT ON THE PHOTO.  STEAMTOWN USA MUSEUM.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 03-30-2000 2 EMD 7001 EMD SD70 ?
CSX 8697 OH COLUMBIA STATION A FAVORITE EVENING PHOTO AT STATION ROAD, ON THE x BIG FOUR.
T L 12-21-1999 28 ERIE C 216 CABOOSE ERIE- EL- CR SBRY 77 NY ARCADE CLOSE INPECTION OF THIS CABOOSE REVEALS THAT SOMEONE SEEMS TO HAVE PAINTED OVER THE ERIE RED WITH PINK PAINT.  THEY MISSED A FEW SPOTS AND THE PROPER RED SHOWED.  AND THEN AGAIN, MAYBE IT HAS JUST FADED BADLY.
T L 11-28-1999 6 FAIX 3603 GE C30-7 CR 505 NS 5166 OH BEREA A 'FAIX' OR 'FADALE & ASSOCIATES' UNIT AT BEREA.
T L 01-05-2000 2 FAIX 3603 GE C30-7 CR 505 NS 6181 OH BEREA A 'FAIX' OR 'FADALE & ASSOCIATES' UNIT AT BEREA.
T L 08-22-2000 3 FANDANGO GENT R. DEUWEL SHIP

GERMANY DETZEM LEAVING THE LOCK AT DETZEM, WE SEE A TYPICAL FAMILY BARGE.  THIS ONE IS IN THE USUAL SPOTLESS SHAPE, BUT LACKS THE USUAL PLAYPEN AND FAMILY CAR.
T L 04-08-1999 3 FRA T-10 BUDD SPV

OH CLEVELAND A DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, FEDERAL RAILWAY ADMINISTRATION BUDD SPV.  THE SPV STANDS FOR 'SELF PROPELLED VEHICLE', THE MODERN (1970) VERSION OF THE BUDD RDC.  PHOTO NEAR WEST 117th STREET. 1999/19990623_01.jpg
T L 06-23-1999 1 FRA T-10 BUDD SPV

OH BEREA THIS BUDD SPV WAS SITTING ON THE LITTLE SIDING AT BEREA.  I HAD SEEN THE SAME UNIT ZIPPING THROUGH TOWN BACK IN APRIL OF 1999. 1999/19990408_03.jpg
T L 02-13-2000 2 FRISCO 1355 ALCO 2-8-2 STEAM

FL PENSACOLA A FORMER RESIDENT OF MINE, DR. EMIL MICHEALS (A.K.A. MIHAYLOV) SNAPPED THIS PHOTO EXACTLY TWO MONTHS BEFORE I HAPPENED TO DO THE SAME.  IMAGE IS SCANNED FROM A PRINT NEGATIVE, A FIRST FOR ME.
T L 04-13-2000 1 FRISCO 1355 ALCO 2-8-2 STEAM

FL PENSACOLA THIS STEAMER IS ON DISPLAY IN PENSACOLA.
T L 04-13-2000 2 FRISCO 1355 ALCO 2-8-2 STEAM

FL PENSACOLA ALCO STEAMER PRESERVED IN PENSACOLA, FLORIDA.  WHY A FRISCO UNIT IN FLORIDA? IT SO HAPPENS THAT THE FRISCO's MOST SOUTHEASTERN POINT WAS PENSACOLA, FLORIDA.
T L 07-21-2000 5 GECX 90 TEST CAR

OH BEREA GE TEST CAR, LETTERED GEMINI, ON THE x BIG FOUR, COUPLED TO A NEW GE AC4400CW AT THE FAR END.
T L 05-21-2000 5 GENESEE & WYOMING 45 EMD MP15

PA BUTLER I ALMOST NEVER SEE THE EMD MP15 MODEL, HERE IS ONE SIGHTING.
T L 08-14-1999 4 GO TRANSIT 541 EMD F59PH
VIA RAIL CANADA 8702, ASSINIBOINE PARK ONT TORONTO A COMMUTER BACKS INTO THE STATION PAST THE WAITING STAINLESS STEEL CARS OF TRAIN 1.
T L 01-01-1999 9 GRAND CANYON 2094 COCONINO BUDD DOME NP 554- AMTK 4621- AMTK 9481- AMTK 9405
AZ GRAND CANYON DOME CAR ON THE GRAND CANYON RAILROAD'S TRAIN.  THIS CAR WAS BUILT IN 1954 AND SERVED ON THE NORTH COAST LIMITED AND WAS LATER PICKED UP BY AMTRAK.  AMTRAK RETIRED THE CAR IN 1980, THEN UNRETIRED IT AND EQUIPPED WITH HEAD END POWER IN 1985. IT WAS RE-RETIRED BY AMTRAK IN 1995.
T L 01-01-1999 1 GRAND CANYON 6773 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6773- VIA 6773 GRAND CANYON 6793 AZ WILLIAMS MORNING PHOTO OF THE TRAIN THAT WE TOOK FROM WILLIAMS TO THE GRAND CANYON.
T L 01-01-1999 2 GRAND CANYON 6773 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6773- VIA 6773 GRAND CANYON 6793 AZ WILLIAMS GRAND CANYON TRAIN AT WILLIAMS, ARIZONA STATION.
T L 01-01-1999 3 GRAND CANYON 6773 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6773- VIA 6773 GRAND CANYON 6793 AZ GRAND CANYON TRAIN AT THE TERMINAL IN THE TOWN OF GRAND CANYON.  FROST IS STILL ON THE GROUND.  THE CANYON IS JUST BEHIND THE BUILDINGS ON THE LEFT.
T L 01-01-1999 4 GRAND CANYON 6773 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6773- VIA 6773 GRAND CANYON 6793 AZ GRAND CANYON OUR TRAIN AT THE FROMER AT&SF TERMINAL AT GRAND CANYON.  THIS MUST HAVE ONCE BEEN A REALLY BUSY PLACE, IT SEEMS TO HAVE HAD AT LEAST 8 STATION TRACKS AT ONE TIME.
T L 01-01-1999 5 GRAND CANYON 6773 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6773- VIA 6773
AZ GRAND CANYON HIGH ANGLE VIEW OF THE NOSE OF A GRAND CANYON ALCO (MLW) FPA-4.
T L 01-01-1999 6 GRAND CANYON 6773 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6773- VIA 6773 GRAND CANYON 6793 AZ GRAND CANYON GRAND CANYON TRAIN AT GRAND CANYON.
T L 01-01-1999 7 GRAND CANYON 6773 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6773- VIA 6773
AZ GRAND CANYON CAB SIDE PHOTO OF A GRAND CANYON FPA-4.
T L 01-01-1999 8 GRAND CANYON 6793 ALCO MLW FPA-4 CN 6793- VIA 6793
AZ GRAND CANYON THE TRAILING UNIT OF OUR TRAIN TO GRAND CANYON.
T L 01-09-1999 6 GRAND PACIFIC JCT CABOOSE C&NW
OH OLMSTED FALLS DISPLAY CABOOSE.
T L 01-09-1999 5 GRAND PACIFIC JCT 8082 VULCAN IRON WORKS 0-4-0T STEAM STRUM & DILLARD 100- JOHN DILLARD 100?- SOUTH BEND SAND & GRAVEL 100- SCOTTSDALE CLUB of SWANSON HEIGHTS INDIANA
OH OLMSTED FALLS DISLPLAY STEAM ENGINE LETTERED "GRAND PACIFIC JCT " AND "HISTORIC OLMSTED FALLS, OHIO".
T L 06-27-1999 5 GTW 79058 CABOOSE

PA MCKEES ROCKS A GRAND TRUNK AND WESTERN CABOOSE IN THE OLD P.C. & Y. YARD NEAR PITTSBURGH.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 08-22-2000 4 H. DEWINTER H. SCHOLLAERT SHIP

GERMANY DETZEM ANOTHER FAMILY BARGE, SPOTLESS, BUT WITH A FAMILY CAR.  SEEN HERE ON THE MOSEL RIVER.
T L 11-29-1999 1 HAMBURG SÜD CONTAINER

PA PITTSBURGH ON RARE OCCASIONS, WE SPOT ELUSIVE HAMBURG SÜD CONTAINERS.  FINALLY, ONE IS CAUGHT ON FILM.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 05-21-2000 1 HAMBURG SÜD 4421202 CONTAINER

PA BARKEYVILLE AN ELUSIVE HAMBURG SÜD CONTAINER CAUGHT AT SERVICE STATION.
T L 05-21-2000 14 HATX 504 EMD GP40 B&M- GUILFORD NS 4032 (PRR) PA CRESSON A WELL WORN FORMER BOSTON & MAINE UNIT AT CRESSON.
T L 07-11-1999 10 HENRY'S BAR AND GRILL PULLMAN STANDARD OBS CAR NH 475- PC 4424
OH BROOK PARK A ROUND END OBSERVATION CAR ON ENGLE ROAD.  IT IS PART OF A BAR OR RESTAURANT ESTABLISHMENT.  CAR WAS NAMED THE "WATCH HILL" IN NEW HAVEN DAYS.TRAIN. 1999/19990806_03.jpg
T L 08-06-1999 3 HENRY'S BAR AND GRILL PULLMAN STANDARD OBS CAR NH 475- PC 4424
OH BROOK PARK A ROUND END OBSERVATION CAR ON ENGLE ROAD.  IT IS PART OF A BAR OR RESTAURANT ESTABLISHMENT.  CAR WAS NAMED THE "WATCH HILL" IN NEW HAVEN DAYS. 1999/19990711_10.jpg
T L 07-09-2000 3 HLCX 5056 EMD SD40 DETROIT EDISON 004- MEC 602- GUILFORD 602
OH EUCLID FORMER GUILFORD UNIT AT THE NEW STATION "E", JUST EAST OF COLLINWOOD, GETTING REFUELED BY TRUCK.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-09-2000 26 HLCX 5056 EMD SD40 DETROIT EDISON 004- MEC 602- GUILFORD 602 CSX 5920 OH EUCLID UNITS BEING HOSTLED ABOUT AT STATION "E".  LEAD UNIT WAS MADE INTO A SLUG IN 2003.
T L 07-22-2000 3 HLCX 5062 EMD SD40 FNM
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS LEASE POWER AT SCHAAF ROAD, ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, E/B.
T L 04-23-2000 2 HLCX 6034 EMD SD40

OH ROCKY RIVER LEASE UNIT IN ROCKY RIVER.  THERE IS SOMETHING ODD ABOUT THIS UNIT's RADIATOR GRILL.  REMINDS ME OF A UNION PACIFIC STYLE.
T L 09-09-2000 5 HLCX 6064 EMD SD40

OH EUCLID LEASE UNIT AT STATION "E", COLLINWOOD.
T L 11-24-1999 1 HLCX 6092 EMD SD40 CN 5152 NS 7150 OH ROCKY RIVER A LEASED UNIT LEADS TRAIN 286 AT 12:21.  NS 7150 WAS THE VERY LAST GP60 BUILT FOR NS.
T L 10-27-1999 3 HLCX 6210 EMD SD40-2 KENNECOTT COPPER 107- BCR 742
OH OLMSTED FALLS A HELM LEASING RED WHITE AND BLUE UNIT THAT REMINDS ME A LITTLE OF THE ERIE LACKAWANNA BICENTENNIAL UNITS OF 1976.  ALAS, IT ALSO LOOKS LIKE IT CAME FROM THE BRITISH COLUMBIA RR, AND IT DID.
T L 08-31-1999 5 HLCX 6311 EMD SD40 NORTE DE MEXICO 8559- FERROCARRIL NATIONALES DE MEXICO 8559
OH BEREA ONE OF FOUR FORMER MEXICAN RAILROAD UNITS ON THE HELM LEASE FLEET.  MY FIRST ENCOUNTER WITH 'MEXICAN' LOCOMOTIVES.
T L 06-22-1999 1 HLCX 6515 EMD SDP45 EL 3655- CR 6686- MKCX 9510- VMV
OH BROOKLYN I COULD BARELY BELIEVE MY EYES, A FORMER ERIE LACKAWANNA EMD SDP45 ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE IN 1999.
T L 06-22-1999 2 HLCX 6515 EMD SDP45 EL 3655- CR 6686- MKCX 9510- VMV
OH BROOKLYN LONG HOOD VIEW OF THE FORMER ERIE LACKAWANNA SDP45, EARLY IN THE MORNING ON CSX's CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THAT RADIATOR AND LONG HOOD BEVEL HAS NOT CHANGED, BUT THE UNIT WAS LABELED AS NOW BEING AN SD40-3.
T L 06-22-1999 3 HLCX 6515 EMD SDP45 EL 3655- CR 6686- MKCX 9510- VMV
OH BROOKLYN SIDE OF CAB VIEW OF THE FORMER ERIE LACKAWANNA EMD SDP45, WITH THAT DISTINCTIVE NOTCHED NOSE FOR THE BRAKE WHEEL.
T L 09-30-2000 1 HLCX 7167 EMD SD40 BNSF CSX 783 OH CLEVELAND E/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, MILE 4, AT MAYFIELD ROAD.  THE x NKP TRACKS ARE IN THE FOREGROUND.
T L 12-23-1999 9 HLGX 6805 GE C30-7 NW 8003- NS 8003
NY BUFFALO AN ICE ENCRUSED LEASE UNIT AT FRONTIER YARD. 2002/20020209_02.jpg
T L 07-16-1999 1 HLGX 6821 GE C36-7
NS 7149 OH CLEVELAND A NS WORK TRAIN WITH SOME ODD POWER, AT FULTON ROAD ON THE OLD BIG FOUR.
T L 07-09-2000 35 HLGX 6822 GE C30-7 ?

OH PERRY A SOMBER LEASE UNIT LEADS THIS WESTBOUNDER ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 07-14-2000 2 HMIX FIBEROPTIC SPOOL CAR

OH ROCKY RIVER CARS CARRYING SPOOLS OF CONDUIT, FOR BURIAL ALONG THE TRACK.  MAYBE FUTURE INTERNET SIGNALS CARRYING THIS WEB PAGE WILL PASS THROUGH THESE TUBES.  HENKELS AND McCOY WORK FIBEROPTIC CABLE TRAIN, NUMBER 947, AT 16:14.
T L 07-13-2000 4 HMIX 8701 BRUN PLOW
LLPX 2003 OH ROCKY RIVER HENKELS AND McCOY WORK TRAIN WITH THIS PLOW DEVICE THAT WAS PULLED BY 2 GP38's.  IT GOUGED A NARROW TRENCH AND BURIED A BUNDLE OF PLASTIC CONDUITS IN ONE FELL SWOOP.  MOREWOOD STREET.
T L 07-13-2000 5 HMIX 8701 BRUN PLOW

OH ROCKY RIVER HENKELS AND McCOY WORK TRAIN WITH THIS PLOW DEVICE THAT WAS PULLED BY 2 GP38's.  IT GOUGED A NARROW TRENCH AND BURIED A BUNDLE OF PLASTIC CONDUITS IN ONE FELL SWOOP.  THE PLOW WAS SEEN HERE IN A RAISED POSITION TO CROSS THE PAVEMENT OF MOREWOOD STREET.
T L 07-13-2000 6 HMIX 9979 CABOOSE

OH ROCKY RIVER CABOOSE ON THE HENKELS AND McCOY WORK TRAIN.
T L 05-21-2000 7 ILLINOIS & MIDLAND 42 EMD SW1500 SP
PA BUTLER A FLEXICOIL TRUCKED UNIT AT BUTLER.  ANYONE KNOW THE HISTORY OF THIS UNIT?
T L 09-30-2000 3 KCS 4019 EMD GP38-2
KCS 4032 OH CLEVELAND E/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, MILE 5, NEAR QUINCY AND EAST 105.  THIS IS WHERE THE LINE HAS A FLY-OVER, CROSSING THE RAPID TRANSIT LINE, x NKP MAIN, AND THE FORMER RIGHT OF WAY OF THE CLEVELAND UNION TERMINAL TRACKAGE.
T L 09-30-2000 4 KCS 4019 EMD GP38-2
KCS 4032 OH CLEVELAND MILITARY TRAIN, E/B ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE, MILE 5, NEAR QUINCY AND EAST 105.  THIS IS WHERE THE LINE HAS A FLY-OVER, CROSSING THE RAPID TRANSIT LINE, x NKP MAIN, AND THE FORMER RIGHT OF WAY OF THE CLEVELAND UNION TERMINAL TRACKAGE.
T L 07-13-2000 7 KOERIG 4475 CRANE

OH ROCKY RIVER A PART OF THE HENKELS AND McCOY WORK TRAIN THAT WAS LAYING FIBEROPITC CABLE AT MOREWOOD STREET.  SMALL LETTERING READ 'CENTRAL JERSEY CONTRACTORS INC.'
T L 02-16-1999 2 LAKE SHORE ELECTRIC CULVERT

OH ROCKY RIVER THE ONLY TANGIBLE EVIDENCE THAT I HAVE FOUND OF THE LAKE SHORE ELECTRIC IN ROCKY RIVER, ONE STONE AND BRICK CULVERT AND SOME GRADING.
T L 07-01-2000 1 LAKE SHORE ELECTRIC BRIDGE BRIDGE ABUTMENT

OH BAY VILLAGE REMAINS OF THE LAKE SHORE ELECTRIC INTERURBAN ROUTE, IN SUBURBIA.  A STONE BRIDGE ABUTMENT ON GLEN PARK STREET.
T L 05-30-1999 12 LEHIGH GORGE


PA JIM THORPE THE LEHIGH RIVER GORGE AND THE FORMER RIGHT OF WAY OF EITHER THE LEHIGH VALLEY RR, OR THE CNJ.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 07-13-2000 3 LLPX 2003 EMD GP38 SR 2722T- NS 2722
OH ROCKY RIVER LOCOMOTIVE LEASING PARTNERS UNIT ON A HENKELS AND McCOY WORK TRAIN AT MOREWOOD STREET.
T L 07-14-2000 1 LLPX 2003 EMD GP38 SR 2722T- NS 2722 LLPX 2224 OH ROCKY RIVER HENKELS AND McCOY WORK FIBEROPTIC CABLE TRAIN, NUMBER 947, AT 16:14.
T L 07-13-2000 1 LLPX 2224 EMD GP38 SR 2722T- NS 2722 LLPX 2003 OH ROCKY RIVER HENKELS AND McCOY WORK TRAIN, AT MOREWOOD STREET.  TRAIN WAS LAYING FIBEROPTIC TUBING ALONG THE RIGHT OF WAY.
T L 07-13-2000 2 LLPX 2224 EMD GP38

OH ROCKY RIVER LOCOMOTIVE LEASING PARTNERS UNIT ON A HENKELS AND McCOY WORK TRAIN AT MOREWOOD STREET.
T L 09-25-1999 8 LMSX 724 GE C40-8W

OH OLMSTED FALLS A LOCOMOTIVE MANAGEMENT SERVICES CONRAIL UNIT HEADS EAST ON THE x NYC MAIN.
T L 05-20-1999 1 LMSX 725 GE C40-8W

OH CLEVELAND TV-99 WESTBOUND AT WEST 140th STREET ON THE OLD NYC LAKEFRONT MAIN.
T L 07-09-2000 29 LMSX 729 GE C40-8W

OH PERRY E/B ON THE OLD NKP IN PERRY.  THE NYC MAIN LINE RUNS PARALLEL, ABOUT 50 FEET NORTH OF THE NKP, MAKING THIS A GREAT TRAIN WATCHING TOWN.
T L 05-10-1999 1 LMSX 737 GE C40-8W

OH AMHERST THE OLD QUARRY ROAD BRIDGE DOES NOT SEEM TO HAVE LONG TO LIVE WHEN I TOOK THIS FAVORITE E/B UNIT TRAIN PHOTO.
T L 09-30-2000 11 LMSX 739 GE C40-8W

OH BEREA LMS 739, OR LMSX 739 AS IT IS RENUMBERED, IS THE LAST OF 40 SUCH UNITS DELIVERED TO THE CONRAIL LEASING AFFILIATE BACK IN 1994.  LEWIS ROAD, W/B.
T L 07-11-1999 15 LNAL 26104 DERPESSED CENTER FLAT
CSX 2695, CR 277294 OH PARMA HEIGHTS A BIG TRANSFORMER SITS ON A DERPESSED CENTER FLAT THAT IS LETTERED 'RED N' READY'.
T L 09-19-2000 1 LORAM 1030831 M OF W BALLAST CLEANER

OH BEREA A VERY LARGE BALLAST CLEANER PARKED AT BEREA.
T L 09-19-2000 2 LORAM 1030831 M OF W BALLAST CLEANER

OH BEREA ANOTHER VIEW OF THE BALLAST CLEANER.
T L 07-22-2000 17 LRCX 9529 GE SF30C AT&SF 8702
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A GOOD OVERHEAD VIEW OF A SANTA FE REBUILT GE U30C, AS SEEN FROM SCHAAF ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.  THE REBUILD PROJECT MUST HAVE INCLUDED REPLACING THE U-BOAT STYLED NOSE WITH A STYLE SIMILAR TO THOSE FOUND ON THE DASH EIGHT SERIES.
T L 06-04-2000 1 LRCX 9551 GE SF30C AT&SF 8793
OH BROOKLYN HEIGHTS A FORMER SANTA FE UNIT, REBUILT INTO A SF30-C, I THINK.  W/B AT SCHAFF ROAD ON THE CLEVELAND SHORT LINE.
T L 06-21-1999 2 LSRX 101 EMD E8 C&NW 5021B- C&NW 522- METRA 522- WSOR 801 US STEEL 2606? OH WELLINGTON THE LAKESHORE RAILWAY ASSOCIATION (LSRX) HAD THIS E UNIT SITTING OUTSIDE THE OLD LORAIN AND WEST VIRGINIA STATION.  I HAD PREVIOUSLY SEEN THIS UNIT BACK IN 1997, IN NEW LONDON, OHIO. 1997/19970806_08.jpg 1997/19970806_09.jpg
T L 06-21-1999 3 LSRX 101 EMD E8 C&NW 5021B- C&NW 522- METRA 522- WSOR 801
OH WELLINGTON THE LAKESHORE RAILWAY ASSOCIATION's E UNIT WAS NUMBERED 801 ON THE WISCONSIN AND SOUTHERN.  I WONDER WHY THE EFFORT WAS MADE TO CHANGE THE NUBER TO 101. 1997/19970806_08.jpg 1997/19970806_09.jpg
T L 06-21-1999 7 LSRX 101 EMD E8 C&NW 5021B- C&NW 522- METRA 522- WSOR 801
OH WELLINGTON I RETURNED TO WELLINGTON TO GET THIS LATE AFTERNOON PHOTO OF THIS UNIT IN BETTER LIGHTING CONDITIOINS THAN EXISTED EARLIER IN THE DAY.  THIS IS A FORMER BN AND WISCONSIN AND SOUTHERN UNIT ON THE TRACKAGE OF THE OLD LORAIN AND WEST VIRGINIA. 1997/19970806_08.jpg 1997/19970806_09.jpg
T L 06-30-2000 12 LV 353 OBSERVATION CAR

PA SCRANTON FANCY LEHIGH VALLEY PASSENGER OR OBSERVATION CAR.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.  STEAMTOWN USA MUSEUM.
T L 05-30-1999 6 LV 95023 CABOOSE N-5G LV 95023- CR 18680
PA JIM THORPE RESTORED LEHIGH VALLEY CABOOSE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO. 1994/19940514_04.jpg
T L 07-13-2000 8 MACDONALD MACHINERY 1085 CRUZ AIR BADGER CRANE

OH ROCKY RIVER AN ENTERTAINING CRANE THAT SPUN ITS RUBBER TIRES ONE WAY, AND TRAVELED IN THE OPPOSITE DIRECTION ON LITTLE METAL FLANGED WHEELS POWERED BY THE TIRES.  MOREWOOD STREET.
T L 07-09-2000 11 MKCX 1506 EMD SD40

OH CLEVELAND MORRISON KNUDSEN MARKINGS ON A LEASE UNIT IN THE OLD B&O YARD.  NOTE THE WEIRD LOOKING NUMERALS ON THE NUMBERBOARDS.
T L 05-06-2000 6 MKCX 9043 EMD SD40

OH BEREA LEASE POWER BREAKS UP THE TWO "CLASS ONE" RAILROADS MONOTONY OF NORTHERN OHIO.  MILE 195.
T L 03-09-2000 1 MKCX 9046 EMD SD40 KCS 634
OH BEREA A FORMER KCS UNIT, LISTING TO THE LEFT, IN THE HOLE AT BEREA.
T L 08-26-2000 1 MÖNCHSHOF BREWERY

GERMANY KULMBACH HOME OF THE MÖNCHSHOF SCHWARTZBIER.
T L 08-26-2000 2 MÖNCHSHOF BREWERY

GERMANY KULMBACH ENTRANCE TO THE MÖNCHSHOF SCHWARTZBIER BREWERY AND BEER GARDEN AND MUSEUM.
T L 08-26-2000 3 MÖNCHSHOF BREWERY

GERMANY KULMBACH MY WIFE IN FRONT OF THE "BAYERISCHE BRAUEREIMUSEUM KULMBACH".
T L 08-26-2000 4 MÖNCHSHOF BREWERY

GERMANY KULMBACH INSIDE VIEW OF THE BREWERY.
T L 11-11-1999 2 MPI 9041 EMD SD40-2 C&O 7550- CSX 8401
OH BROOK PARK THIS TRAILING MPI UNIT AT SHELDON ROAD WAS ONCE A C&O UNIT.
T L 08-02-2000 1 MRL 250 EMD SD40-2 BN 6377- MRL 6377 MRL 253 OH MEDINA MONTANA RAIL LINK POWER AT 16:00.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 08-02-2000 2 MRL 250 EMD SD40-2 BN 6377- MRL 6377 MRL 253 OH MEDINA L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 08-02-2000 3 MRL 250 EMD SD40-2 BN 6377- MRL 6377
OH MEDINA ZEBRA STRIPES AND A SILLY SMALL RED DOT ON THE NOSE OF THIS LEASED MONTANA RAIL LINK ENGINE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 05-26-1999 1 MRL 257 EMD SD40-2 XR BN 6306- MRL 6306- MRL 202 W&LE 2708 OH MEDINA FORMER MONTANA RAIL LINK UNIT ON THE WHEELING AND LAKE ERIE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 05-26-1999 2 MRL 257 EMD SD40-2 XR BN 6306- MRL 6306- MRL 202
OH MEDINA NOSE VIEW OF A MONTANA RAIL LINK UNIT ON THE WHEELING AND LAKE ERIE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 11-22-1999 1 MRL 257 EMD SD40-2 XR BN 6306- MRL 6306- MRL 202
OH MEDINA ZEBRA STRIPED 'EMD SD40-2 XR' AT MEDINA ON THE WHEELING AND LAKE ERIE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 11-22-1999 2 MRL 257 EMD SD40-2 XR BN 6306- MRL 6306- MRL 202
OH MEDINA NOSE ANGLE SHOT OF A MONTANA RAIL LINK UNIT ON THE W&LE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 04-28-1999 1 MRL 260 EMD SD40-2 XR BN 6307- MRL 6307- MRL 210
OH MEDINA FORMER MONTANA RAIL LINK UNIT AT MEDINA.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 04-28-1999 2 MRL 260 EMD SD40-2 XR BN 6307- MRL 6307- MRL 210
OH MEDINA A CLOSE UP OF THE MONTANA RAIL LINK UNIT's CAB.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 05-03-1999 5 MRL 290 EMD SDP40-2 XR GN 321- BN 9851- BN 6395- MRL 6395
OH MEDINA L. S. MELIN PHOTO. OF A MONTANA RAIL LINK UNIT ON THE W&LE.
T L 05-03-1999 6 MRL 290 EMD SDP40-2 XR GN 321- BN 9851- BN 6395- MRL 6395 MRL 250 OH MEDINA AN UNSUAL VARIANT OF THE SD40, THE SDP40, WAS BUILT FOR GN WITH A STEAM GENERATOR IN THE SQUARED OFF PART OF THE END OF THE LONG HOOD.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 05-03-1999 7 MRL 290 EMD SDP40-2 XR GN 321- BN 9851- BN 6395- MRL 6395 MRL 250 OH MEDINA A FROMER GREAT NORTHERN PASSENGER UNIT (BUILT WITH A STEAM GENERATOR) ON THE WHEELING AND LAKE ERIE.  L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 05-05-1999 2 MRL 290 EMD SDP40-2 XR GN 321- BN 9851- BN 6395- MRL 6395 MRL 250, W&LE 2679 OH MEDINA UNITS WORKING IN MEDINA. L. S. MELIN PHOTO.
T L 09-02-2000 1 MRL 325 EMD SD45 SSW 9064- SP 7554- MRL 7554 KCS 637, ? 970 OH ROCKY RIVER E/B NS TRAIN IN ROCKY RIVER WITH LOTS OF NON-NS UNITS, AT LINDA STREET.  I AM NOT SURE OF THE THRID UNIT's DETAILS.
T L 09-07-2000 4 MRL 325 EMD SD45 SSW 9064- SP 7554- MRL 7554
OH OLMSTED FALLS A MONTANA RAIL LINK SD45, LABELED AN "SD45-2" BELOW THE CAB.
T L 12-07-1999 3 MRL 362 EMD SD45 BN 6489- NYS&W 6366- MRL 6366
OH BEREA A BIG VISITOR FROM THE WEST, DOWN IN THE HOLE JUST WEST OF BEREA TOWER.  UNIT WAS ORDERD AS NP 3647 BUT DELIVED AS A