Cee’s Black and White: Trains!

All aboard!

All aboard, everybody! Here’s my entry for this week’s Black and White Challenge! Enjoy!

First, let’s start off worth some pics I took around the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway recently. (Here they are in color.)

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Now let’s visit a traveling model train layout. (See them in color!)
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Some older railcars along the Hockhocking Adena Bikeway. (See them (and lots of other sights) in color.)

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Finally, check out this restored steam loco. (In color)

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#ThursdayDoors 3-5-16 — All Aboard!

Doing something a little different for this week’s Thursday Doors as we visit Nelsonville’s Hocking Valley Scenic Railway.

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Travel Theme — Details

It’s time for a new Travel Theme, and this week, it’s all about the details.

Once again, we’re visiting a familiar picture-taking spot, the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway.

A close-up look at one of the wheelsets of a passenger car. My, there's a lot of parts there. ^_^
A close-up look at one of the wheelsets of a passenger car. My, there’s a lot of parts there. ^_^

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WWC ’15 Week 1 — #ThrowbackThursday on the Bikeway

Hey, gang! I’m here with my first Cee’s Challenge post of the year!

This week, I’m digging up some pics from my archives that I took along the Hockhocking Adena Bikeway a few years back.

You can learn more about this and other rail-trails at The Rails-To-Trails Conservancy and TrailLink.

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FFC Part 2 — More Wheels (And Other Stuff) On The HSVR

It was a pretty nice day yesterday, so I decided go on a walkabout. My wanderings led to a familiar spot: the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway. Being the mild railfan I am, I decided to take some pics.

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Like what you see? Check out my other posts featuring the HSVR:

Which Way Challenge 9

Saturday Photo Walk — The Hocking Valley Scenic Railway

Which Way Challenge 9 — Take Deux

FFC — Wheels on the Cabooose Train

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FFC — Wheels on the Cabooose Train

Today’s the last day for this week’s Fun Foto Challenge, so I’d better get to work! 😉

A little over a week ago, the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway had the Caboose Train, which is exactly what it sounds like. 🙂 I took some photos with my phone, so here ya go! 😉

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Which Way Challenge 9 — Take Deux

Yes, I know I already did a WWC entry, but while I was going to my local GoMart store yesterday, I felt compelled to take some shots of the HVSR crossing over Lake Hope Drive where the store’s located.

A word of caution: Only take pictures of railroad facilities when you’re sure there’s no train coming.

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On the left past the bridge is the local VFW post. On the right is the city offices building.

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Saturday Photo Walk — The Hocking Valley Scenic Railway

While I was out yesterday taking the shots for my WPC post, I decided to take some shots of the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway.

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Fave Mosaic 01-13-09

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Originally uploaded by RJ Bailey.

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Rochelle Railroad Park Shelter


Rochelle Railroad Park Shelter
Originally uploaded by jimfrazier.

Jim Frazier sez:

“Trains Magazine has a web cam on their site. The camera is mounted on top of the shelter. www.trains.com
Rochelle Railroad Park
Rochelle, Ilinois
November 2006
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