A single standard cab Dash 9 leads Norfolk Southern intermodal train 27R west past Central Union Terminal. The dispatcher has routed the train on track 2 due to congestion on track 1 and will rev... (more)
Two KCS Belles brighten up the consist lead by an old warrior on this Buffalo to Conway drag.
Fall is in the air, as a set of coal drags await pushers under a leg (or two) of the old N&W coaling tower still standing at Farm.
The "infamous" Elkhorn Grade (which is very apparent here) has this old warrior down to a crawl on a beautiful fall afternoon along the Pokey in southern West Virginia. Next up, Coaldale... (more)
NS 8859 leads a manifest along the "J" and through Griffith, IN.
Two GE's are giving it all they got as they lead coal train 76A under the N&W signal bridge at Maybeury, Wv.
A standard cab dash 9 locomotive leads Norfolk Southern train 119 south through Spencer, NC on October 15, 2014.
This was a little known adventure where I was invited. A group of insider motor car operators worked out an arrangement for a day-long trip on CSX's ex-Clinchfield, from Marion to Kona, NC and ret... (more)
Fine day for moving through the SW Virginia countryside.
A bitterly cold February day following an overnight snowfall finds northbound NS freight train #112 paralleling Brushy Valley Drive near Heiskell, TN on its trek from Knoxville to Kansas City.
A morning meet at Jasper, VA on the NS Appalachia District: A westbound is in the siding, and the conductor is on the ground for a roll-by inspection. On the main is an eastbound unit coal train, ... (more)
NS 213 coming around the curve at Arcadia