The NS 8099 Southern pushes the NS 754 south through Rocky Mount. These are manned pushers on this line, not DPU's as many mistakenly believe.
A RARE FIND! While scouting photo locations for an up-coming excursion, I happened upon a gem! N&W GP9 514. One of the 22 "Red Bird" GP9's built in 1957-1958 to replace the Class J's on N&W passen... (more)
The Central New Jersey/Reading duo leading another load of coal through Rocky Mount on the way to Belews Creek Steam Station.
The NS 4001 DC to AC unit leads the 756 under the signal bridge at Blaine.
Two CSX units help push southbound loaded ethanol train NS 64M past the old Rocky Mount train station
The NS 4000 and NS 4001 "DC to AC" units lead the NS 756 south at Blaine to Belews Creek Steam Station.
NS 756 eases its way downgrade with the DC to AC conversion units leading
The NS 4001 and NS 4000 "DC to AC" units lead the NS 757 north from Belews Creek Steam Station between Blaine and Wirtz.
As 8116 leaned into the curve about 25 feet away from the Stave Mill Rd. grade crossing, a Franklin County Sheriff's Office police car sped across the tracks and made it by only a few feet. This t... (more)
After almost a week of rain, we have a sunny morning and I wasn't going to waste it. Here we see an ex- Conrail D8-40CW still sporting its Leslie horn leading NS 69R, an empty Limestone train, bac... (more)
The NS 1067 Reading leads the NS 747 north through Rocky Mount on a dark and rainy day.
In a light rain shower, the NS 8101 Central of Georgia pushes the NS 746 south through Rocky Mount.
With my first catch of 2015, a SD70ACe leads a loaded coal drag down the grade hitting its dynamic brakes hard on its way south to Belews Creek, NC
The NS 1065 Savanna and Atlanta leads the NS 747 north on the Pumpkin Vine between the Blaine and Wirtz CP's.