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Matthew_L
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2 days in Ohio
 
« on: May 30th, 2017, 8:08pm »
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I spent the first half of this weekend in the Buckeye State. Day #1 was spent at a crossroads  for NS.  
 
NS MOW building:
 

 
Eastbound intermodal NS 20W exiting the Cleveland Line and entering the Fort Wayne Line:
 

 
An NS eastbound NS sand train enters the Bayard Line, while a westbound NS intermodal in the background enters the Cleveland line:
 

 
A standard cab SD70 leads NS intermodal 24m eastward:
 

 
A pair of UP units lead a tank train off the Fort Wayne Line and onto the Bayard Line:
 

 
A westbound NS mixed freight enters the Cleveland Line in the golden light of evening:
 

 
An eastbound hopper train on the Fort Wayne line:
 
 
 
An Operation Lifesaver unit leads NS 73Q westbound, passing the old PRR signals on the Bayard Line:
 

 
NS 21Z fades into the evening twilight as it heads west onthe Cleveland Line:
 

 
A slide show of all 17 (yes, 17!) NS trains and the sunset:
 
http://s857.photobucket.com/user/Erielackawanna/slideshow/2017/May%202017/0526%20Alliance%20OH
 
All photos were taken by me Firday 5/26/2017 in Alliance, OH.  
 


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Best wishes to all,
Matthew L

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P.S. All aboard for the last train to Hammondsport!
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« Reply #1 on: May 30th, 2017, 8:27pm »
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The following day was also fun. It was spent in a town that use to host the Pennsy, B&O and the Erie/EL.
 
NS on the fhe foremr Pennsy, passing over CX/ex-B&O mailine:
 

 
CSX westbound at Daimond Street:
 

 
CSX westbound at S Chestnut Street:
 

 
NS intermodal weastbound at West Lake Street:
 

 
NS intermodal eastbound at West lake Street:
 

 
Westbound NS mixed freight with an odd looking leader, passing an old factory at West lake Street:
 

 
The Akron Baberton Cluster RR operates a segment of the former Erie R mainline just a few miles to the north. Looking west at N Chestnut St:
 

 
A complete slide show of all 7 NS trains, 3 CSX trains and the ABC RR:
 
http://s857.photobucket.com/user/Erielackawanna/slideshow/2017/May%202017/0527%20AMPM%20Ravenna%20OH
 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 5/27/2017 in Ravenna, OH.  
 
 
 
 


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P.S. All aboard for the last train to Hammondsport!
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