Posts Tagged ‘CSX New Castle Subdivision’

CSX Trio on the New Castle Subdivision

February 1, 2023

Here is a trio of CSX trains and locomotives. We see CSX 826 eastbound in Sterling on Aug. 26, 2022, CSX 3164 is heading east in Sterling on the same date, and CSX 5359 westbound in Clinton on Aug. 6, 2013.

Photographs by Robert Farkas

Passing Beneath Ohio Route 21

January 21, 2023

CSX SD50 No. 8556 and its train is westbound under the Ohio Route 21 bridge in Warwick Yard in Clinton in April 1996. Warwick Tower is just visible in the background to the right of the bridge pillars.

Photograph by Robert Farkas

Grand Find in Clinton

January 18, 2023

We’re in Clinton on May 21, 1996, to see something a little out of the ordinary. This eastbound CSX train is led by former Grand Trunk Western GP38-2 No. 5715 still wearing its original livery. Note that the trailing unit is a Canadian National locomotive.

Photograph by Robert Farkas

At the Westbound Signal in Warwick

January 12, 2023

Here is one in Clinton photographed on Nov. 12, 2021. CSX ET44AH No. 3442 is eastbound at the westbound signal.

Photograph by Robert Farkas

CSX 801 in Sterling

January 8, 2023

CSX SD80MAC No. 801 is westbound in Sterling in October 1999. The unit was built for Conrail in February 1996. Later renumbered CSX 4591, it was acquired by NS which numbered it 7218. It was the only Conrail SD80MAC to receive the CSX tri-color livery.

Photograph by Robert Farkas

Westbound Grain Train in Akron

January 1, 2023

CSX SD40-2 No. 8070 is westbound on Feb. 28, 2012, in Akron with a grain train. The unit was built for the Louisville & Nashville in October 1979.

Photograph by Robert Farkas

Cruising Creston

December 28, 2022

CSX GP40-2 No. 6907 is eastbound in Creston, Ohio on Feb. 20, 2012. The locomotive was built in February 1980 for the Chesapeake & Ohio.

Photograph by Robert Farkas

September Day Railfanning in Northeast Ohio

December 16, 2022

Here are four photographs of trains that I saw in Northeast Ohio on Sept. 20, 2022.

The lot includes BNSF 7875 eastbound on the CSX New Castle Subdivision in Rittman, eastbound CSX 7238 east of Sterling, NS 5165 operating eastbound in Orrville, and NS 6314 on the west end of the eastbound NS local led by NS 5165.

Photographs by Robert Farkas

October Day Railfanning in Clinton

December 8, 2022

CSX GP40-2 No. 6248 is on the stub track used by power for locals out of Warwick Yard in Clinton. It’s Oct 8, 2022.

Surprisingly the stub track comes off RJ Corman’s track. On that same day we see westbound CSX 935 and CSX 8364 meet CSX 6248 in Clinton.

Photographs by Robert Faraks

CSX New Castle Sub Two for Tuesday

December 6, 2022

Here are a pair of images of CSX trains on the New Castle Subdivision made on consecutive days in October 2022.

In the top image ES44DC No. 5457 leads a westbound in Sterling. The next day another westbound led by CN44AC No. 7250 is in Barberton.

Photographs by Robert Farkas