Old 12-30-2003, 03:02 AM   #1
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A group of us spent the 26th and 27th of this month up in Southen Indiana shooting the CSX on the former Monon and B&O mainlines. The trains where scattered out most of the time, but with great weather and lots of Semaphores and B&O style CPL's, the time we spent waiting was well worth it. All of this flat land was a far cry from our usual locations.... Below are links to a few of my favorites from the trip....

On the Monon...
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44217 Q565 at Vernia, Ind
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44218 Q564 with a pair of WC motors at Deem Lake
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44220 Q564 again at South Pekin
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44222 Q686 splits the blades at Hitchcock
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44224 Q565 at Campleburg, Ind
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44225 Q565 with the semaphores at Hitchcock

On the B&O
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44226 Q564 passes the CPL's at Lagootee
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44231 Q564 near Washington Ind
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44229 Q554 crosses the Monon Diamond at Mitchell
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44230 A artsy view of the diamond at Mitchell

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Old 12-30-2003, 11:36 PM   #2
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Very nice shots.
If you make your way over to that area again (or anywhere in sou. IN) and wouldn't mind another tagalong, please let me know
BTW, you might want to change your spelling to Loogootee before the locals see that
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Old 12-31-2003, 07:01 PM   #3
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Great shots! Don't get to see too many pictures from this area.
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Old 12-31-2003, 10:25 PM   #4
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Great photos!

My favorite: http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=44220
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