Former Norfolk & Western 1630, one of 11 remaining highhood SD40-2's on Norfolk Southern's roster sits at Panoma Yard in Greensboro, NC under dreary skies.
N&W 611 gets underway from a brief slowdown just outside Greensboro, NC, passing through the University of North Carolina at Greensboro campus and water tower.
Ballast dumping train shoving back to Lindley Pass Track to tie down, as a PTI van awaits the crew to finish in the distance.
Local waiting to head out on the K-Line to switch with 8 cars and two locomotives facing the way intended.
It's blue hour at Greensboro, North Carolina as a westbound Amtrak train departs the Greensboro Station, rolling under a large SafeTran signal cantilever as it makes it's way toward Pomona Yard.
On the night before Presidents' Day, a quick snowstorm blows in, creating near whiteout conditions, along with an opportunity I couldn't pass up, and that was getting 214 pulling into Pomona with ... (more)
The 1218-611 doubleheader cools its heels with the 1989 inbound NRHS Convention Special before commencing the last lap into Salisbury, NC. The people alongside give some scale to the gargantuan b... (more)
Norfolk and Western Class J #611 thunder through the small town of Brown's Summit, NC on her way to Lynchburg, VA. The white steam exhaust illustrates how this cold clear morning provided excellen... (more)
As darkness falls over the City of Greensboro, the Norfolk & Western J Class 611 returns to the Greensboro Amtrak Station after the first day of the "Roanoker" excursion.
N&W 611 is tied down on the Lindley Pass Track at Pomona yard. The engine is Hot n Ready for weekend excursions. She'll be pulling 'The Roanoker' round trip from Greensboro to Roanoke and back S... (more)
Paying a little homage to Mr. O. Winston Link...
NW 611 simmers in the yard at Greensboro, NC awaiting Saturday's trips.
Thanks to Joe Gonzalez for the lighting. View more Railroad: Norfolk SouthernLocomotive: Steam 4-8-4Location: Greensboro, North Carolina, USALocomotive #: NW 611Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: April 22, 2016
All set up and ready to roll north from Pomona.
As the day starts off, the sun starts to rise above the horizon, over Pomona Yard as NS 18M sits tied down on main one as 211 pulls in behind him in Old Yard 1.