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|Camera make and model:||Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT|
|Exposure length:||1/400 ( 0.0025 )"|
|F-stop:||80/10 ( 8 )|
|Focal length:||25/1 ( 25 )|
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 40 times, as of last night.