On Christmas Eve where the highway traffic was claim, but the railway was doing their best to squeeze a few more train in before the curfew was going into effect for the Christmas holiday, NS 736 ... (more)
The sun was fading and the catches was getting better on the banks as the group of young fishermen pause for a moment to watch NS 229 (Columbus, OH-Jacksonville, FL) cross the Tennessee River at t... (more)
NS 202 (Rossville, TN-Harrisburg, PA) a hot pig train take the diversion clear signal for (CP) Pierce and high tail it out of town of the West End Div.
After years I finally caught this GWI property out of the house and working and the sun was out and all was right with the world. Nice colors, huh?
There are still places where money is earned by adding value, a radical concept alive and well here, as yet another southbound coal trains threads it way through thriving industry.
Southern 8099 leads the Oneida Flyer back towards Chattanooga as it passes under the Southern searchlights at Pemberton
Highballing through the north end of Rockwood is NS 052 The Ringling Bros Blue Unit train pull behind a CN SD75I and a NS SD60E. The RBBX Blue train was taking another piece of its 1300 mile long... (more)
SOU 630 glides over the Holston River shortly after an on time departure from Bristol heading for Bull's Gap.
Arriving right on the advertised to complete two successful days of excursions.
An Illinois Central Gulf freight creeps into the yard in Memphis, Tennessee, on June 11th, 1983. ICG GP11 8743 (the former IC GP9 9206) is on the point.
NS 131 (Knoxville, TN-Chattanooga,TN) gets a restriction signal to cross over the local yard to yard track number 12, but on today's NS 131 was a interesting one-of-a-kind GoRail locomotive to co... (more)
Looking long and almost like an overseas unit this unit is returning empties to Wyoming and is waiting to enter CSX trackage for the run west.
NS 288 (Atlanta,GA-Detroit,MI) come to a stop at the 226.0 signal just north of Ooltewah with NS 1073 The Penn Central Heritage Unit on at the lead.
TVRM's excursion passes north along the bucolic house at Roddy.
Franklin Minerals eastbound turn to the NS interchange at Rockwood, TN crosses the high bridge over Piney Creek on this former Tennessee Central route.