SD40-2 leads empties over the water on Earth Day 2010.
SD40-2 crossing over the very still waters of Captina Creek.
SD40-2 3335 crossing Captina creek.
If you enjoy SD40-2's instead of the constant parade of Widecab locomotives, then Powhatan, Ohio is the place for you. You can usually find 6 SD40-2's assigned to Powhatan's 3 67 car shuttle train... (more)
The SD50 is becoming a vanishing breed on the NS, so it was nice to catch this one in action crossing Captina Creek before it gets sent away for storage or a rebuild.
3418 is in full dynamic braking as it holds back 67 loads of coal crossing Captina Creek.
NS 3424 (former CR 6520) is crossing the frozen Captina Creek enroute to Ohio Valley Transloading.
NS 3333 is pulling coal loads up the Omal Runner on a blustery winter morning.
Youngster is more concerned with hooking a big one than the SD40-2 howling in full dynamic crossing beside him.
A single GEVO leads a string of hoppers across Captina Creek.
This unit began life over 40 years ago with the Pennsylvania Railroad as PRR 6080 in March of 1966.The unit was later renumbered PC 6080, & with the formation of Conrail in 1976 became CR 6333. I... (more)
Former Conrail SD40-2 Leads coal hoppers downgrade toward Ohio Valley Transloading.
Empties destined for New Century Mine with Ohio River in Background
GP50 in full dynamic lets the loads push him down into the dumpsite area. Canon rebel 350D Sigma 24mm 1/250 F5.6