On a typically cold January evening in the Piedmont of North Carolina. NS 349 arrives into its termination point of Linwood yard as an extra loaded ballast train hammers down up the hill with sand... (more)
NS P94 pulls their heavy train from the outbound onto the mainline at CP Lee, MP 323 on Norfolk Southern's Danville District.
Just as the sun begins to rise, NS 214 soars over the Yadkin River.
N&W Class J 611 on a ferry move from the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke VA to the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC.
After a brief crew change at Farmer's Crossing, NS 212 accelerates by the north entrance to Norfolk Southern's Linwood Yard on a frigid January afternoon. The clouds make for a dazzling backdrop, ... (more)
NS P92 rolls slowly into the super-elevated curve just south of CP "Duke", preparing to take a cut of cars into Linwood.
Norfolk & Western Class J 611 nears the end of two day ferry move to the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC from Manassas Va following a weekend of excursions.
A the sun climbs over the horizon, Amtrak 80, the "Carolinian," leans into the curve just south of CP "Duke." The train has just crossed over the Yadkin river having departed i... (more)
After a quick crew swap at the Farmer's Crossing, NS 214 continues northbound, accelerating under the old Southern Railway signal bridge at CP "Lee."
After catching NS 926 a few days earlier with one of Norfolk Southern's SD70ACU rebuilds trailing in the consist, I figured I had better keep a lookout over the next few days to catch the northbou... (more)
Norfolk & Western Class J No. 611 leads the Virginian from Spencer, NC - Lynchburg, VA and return. Seen here during our first catch of the day at CP Lee on the north end of Linwood yard.
Operating as NC symbol 957, Norfolk & Western Class J 4-8-4 #611 begins its trip home from Spencer, North Carolina to Roanoke, Virginia. The train is seen ducking under the signal at CP Lee just n... (more)
The one unit wonder leads a short train of empty grain cars by the north end of Norfolk Southern's Linwood yard.
NS P94 begins the day's journey to Winston-Salem, seen here emerging out of Linwood yard and onto the Danville District mainline.