Chris Howe's Conrail action 1999

A variety of Conrail action shots from mid December 1998 until May 31, 1999 taken mostly in Waterloo, IN and Bryan, OH along wtih a variety of other spots in Indiana, Ohio, and Illinois. 

BNSF 9736 on UDM at Edgerton, OH

BNSF 9736 and 9643 lead a empty UDM coal westbound at Edgerton, OH back in April 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 1658 on WDBR-2 at Bryan, OH in 1999

Conrail local WDBR-2 with the 1658 and 1654 is westbound just west of Bryan, OH back in March 1999. The County Road 8 bridge that I took several shots off of is in the background.

CR 2568 on TV11 at Oak Harbor, OH

CR 2568 leads TV11 under the NS line to Bellevue at Oak Harbor, OH on April 25, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 2575 on BUHE-9X at Porter, IN in 5/99

BUHE-9X with the 2575 and 3310 for power at Porter, IN on May 9, 1999

CR 2577 on ELBU-8 at Butler, IN

CR 2577 and 2562 are eastbound with ELBU-0 at Butler, IN on May 30, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 3281 on PIBR-2 at Bryan, OH

CR 3281, 6163, and a EMD on the point of PIBR-2 at Bryan, OH on April 2, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 3296 on TV11 at Bryan, OH

Conrail GP40-2 3296 and a NS GE widecab lead TV11 thru Bryan, OH late in the day back in March 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 3326 on GLM at Bryan, OH

Conrail GP40-2's 3326 and 3325 lead train GLM at the 576 bridge near Bryan, OH on January 7, 1999. Note the two hi-cube boxcars on the head end, they must have been a priority shipment because this unit steel train never had general freight of any kind in its consist normally. Chris Howe photo

CR 3332 on BUEL-1X at Waterloo, IN in 1998

Conrail train BUEL-1X with GP40-2 3332 in the lead passes under the CP 367 signal bridge at Waterloo, IN on January 31, 1998

CR 3336 on GLM near Bryan, OH

Conrail 3336 and fellow EMD power steel train GLM at the county road 7 crossing west of Bryan, OH on April 2, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 3401 on ELTO at Bryan, OH

CR 3401 and friends pulling into the controlled siding at Bryan, OH with train ELTO prepare to pass local engine 3363 back in April 1999.

CR 4104 on SEEL at Bryan, OH

Conrail SD80MAC 4104 and fellow 80MAC leads SEEL thru Bryan, OH on April 2, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 4113 on ML421 at Bryan, OH

CR 4113 and fellow 80MAC on the point of ML421 at Bryan, OH on April 2, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 4128 on PIBR at Bryan, OH

Conrail SD80MAC 4128 and fellow 80MAC power PIBR thru Bryan, OH back in March 1999. The 4128 is one of the two ex EMD demonstrator units on Conrail's roster. Chris Howe photo

CR 4144 on ELIN-7A at Milford Jct, IN

CR 4144 and 4142 leads ELIN-7A across the diamond with the CSX ex B&O mainline at Milford Junction, IN on May 8, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 4144 on PIEL-7 at Bryan, OH

Conrail SD70MACs 4144 and 4142 leads train PIEL-7 at the 576 bridge near Bryan, OH on January 7, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 4144 on PIEL-7 at Stryker, OH

Conrail 4144 and 4142 power train PIEL-7 thru Stryker, OH on January 7, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 4144 on PIEL-7 east of Stryker, OH

Conrail 4144 and 4142 pass the 332 signals east of Stryker, OH on January 7, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 4144 on PIEL-7 near Stryker, OH

CR SD70MACs 4144 and 4142 lead PIEL-7 east of Stryker, OH on January 7, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5503 west at Bryan, OH

CR 5503 and a SD40-2 power a westbound train at Bryan, OH back in April 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5513 on SEIN-9 at Crestline, OH

CR 5513 and a CSX EMD leads train SEIN-9 on the Indianapolis line at Crestline, OH on May 29, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5521 on ML433 at Huron, OH

CR 5521 and a SD50 power train ML433 at Huron, OH on April 20, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5523 on TV6 at Greenwich, OH

Conrail 5523, a SD70 and another EMD power train TV6 thru Greenwhich, OH on April 10, 1999. Chris Howe photo, which was taken on my birthday

CR 5537 on TV100 near Edgerton, OH

Conrail SD60M 5537 and a GE leads TV100 east of Edgerton, OH on January 7, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5552 on MGL-36 at Waterloo, IN

Eastbound steel train MGL-36 with the 5552 on the point passes a westbound TV train on track 1 at Waterloo, IN on January 30, 1999

CR 5561 east at Bryan, OH

CR 5561 and friends with a eastbound freight in tow pass the Bryan local engine 8142 at Bryan, OH on April 2, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5573 on BRPI-8 at Elkhart, IN

CR 5573 and a SD50 leads BRPI-8 past the Amtrak station at Elkhart, IN on May 8, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5581 on TV7 at Bryan, OH

CR 5581, NS 9076, and CR 6157(patched as PRR 8376) leads TV7 at Bryan, OH on May 30, 1999. Conrail only had a day left as an independent company at the time of this photo.

CR 5588 east at Bryan, OH

CR 5588 and friends lead a eastbound TV train at CP 342 in Bryan, OH back in April 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5592 on Mail-8M at Bryan, OH

Conrail SD60I 5592 and fellow EMD lead Mail-8M as it passes the waiting WDBR local with CR 8142 at CP 342 in Bryan, OH on April 4, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5600 on TV1 at Oak Harbor, OH

CR SD60I 5600 powers TV1 at Oak Harbor, OH on April 25, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5621 on BUEL-5 at Oak Harbor, OH

CR SD60I 5621 leads westbound BUEL-5 at Oak Harbor, OH on April 25, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 5628 with ELSF-A at Ancona, IL

A westbound BNSF train, Conrail ELSF-A, at Ancona, IL. This train turned onto the BNSF a few miles back at Streator, IL. Shot was taken back in March 1999

CR 5641 on UWE near Stryker, OH

Conrail SD60I 5641 and CR GE, EMD power coal train UWE at MP 332 east of Stryker, OH on January 7, 1999. UWE was a train for Wisconsin Electric, the cars all had WEPX reporting marks. Chris Howe photo

CR 5642 on TV261 at Bryan, OH

Conrail SD60I 5642, SD40-2 6438, and a GE leads TV261 at the 576 bridge near Bryan, OH on January 7, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6027 on ELPI-1 Waterloo, IN

Conrail ELPI-1 with the 6027 on the point passes the Amtrak platform at Waterloo, IN on January 31, 1999

CR 6035 on TV204 at Bryan, OH

CR 6035 and friend along with a CSX GE leads TV204 at Bryan, OH on April 2, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6067 on ML403X at Crestline, OH

CR 6067 and friend lead ML403X at Crestline, OH on May 29, 1999. This train is on the Indianapolis line as it prepares to cross the old PRR at Crest Tower.

CR 6107 with STBN-2 at Galatea, OH

STBN-2 with the 6107 on the point is southbound at Galatea, OH on May 22, 1999

CR 6138 on STCO-2 at Galatea, OH

STCO-2 with the 6138 on the point is southbound on the Toledo Branch at Galatea, OH(CP 34) on May 22, 1999

CR 6148 west at Bryan, OH

CR 6148 and friends lead a westbound TV train thru Bryan, OH back in April 1999

CR 6171 Bryan, OH 01-23-1999

Westbound PIEL-3A with the 6171, a couple of CP SD40's, and some other EMD's on the point pass the old grain elevator at Bryan, OH on January 23, 1999

CR 6179 on TV11 at Bryan, OH

CR 6179 and friends lead TV11 at Bryan, OH on May 30, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6199 on TV1 at Bryan, OH

CR 6199 and fellow GE powers TV1 thru Bryan, OH on May 30, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6207 on COEL-0 at Arlington, OH on April 20, 1999

CR 6207 and a NS GE lead train COEL-0 northbound at Arlington, OH on April 20, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6212(PRR 8409) west at Oak Harbor, OH

CR 6212, now patched as PRR 8409, leads a westbound freight at Oak Harbor, OH on April 25, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6220 west at Stryker, OH

CR 6220 and friends lead a westbound train near Stryker, OH back in April 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6229 on COBU-9 at Crestline, OH

CR 6229 and a SD40-2 power COBU-9 as it crosses the diamond of the Indianapolis line with the ex PRR Ft. Wayne line at Crest Tower in Crestline, OH on May 29, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6238 on TV10 at Bryan, OH

CR 6238 and friends power TV10 at Bryan, OH on April 2, 1999. Chris Howe photo

CR 6255 on BUIN-0 at Greenwich, OH

CR 6255 and a EMD power train BUIN-0 thru Greenwich, OH on April 10, 1999. Chris Howe photo, which was taken on my birthday

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