Background image
The world of trains according to David Graham

Join us on irc.railfan.ca in #railfan - the world's best 24/7 railfan chat (alternate client)

Index by location

Index by date

Other indices

Recent outings

Railfan information

The HotBox

Today's random implausible lashup: NECR 3851-CP 5902-BNSF 4602-SOO 6058-VIA 902-NS 9821-NECR 3840

Site news

The Ontario Midland leaves Newark for Sodus.


Click here for the YouTube page for this video

More from Newark, New York
More from June, 2008 | June 30th, 2008

<<[]Newark_30.06.08_2531.jpg Previous || Index || Next Newark_30.06.08_2541.jpg []>>

Newark, New York

Newark is the junction of the Ontario Midland and the CSX.

June 30th, 2008

Using information from the fine folks at the Rochester and Genesee Valley Railroad Museum, we returned to Sodus first thing in the morning and asked at Ontario Midland's office what the itinerary was for the day. We found the northbound OMID outside Newark as it departed the interchange at about 10:30 and then took off to Avon to find the Livonia, Avon, and Lakeville where we expected to find them switching. They had already taken off and so we headed back to Henrietta to find them and some lunch at MacGregor's, whose parking lot backs on to the LAL-CSX connecting track. After CSX Q377 and Q393 passed, the LAL came back southbound, and we headed back to Avon to get them returning to town, the tracks being too fast to chase. From there we headed home, catching CP #426 and #155 near Guelph Junction and GEXR #432 at Wellington Rd 29 back in Guelph. A perfect end to a perfect trip.

This image viewed times, as of last night.

Google
 
Web railfan.ca