592 is south on track 2 of Amtrak, just north of the Aberdeen station, with export coal loads, for Baltimore, in tow.
An NS merchandise train brings a little Blue Ridge foliage with it as it heads south through the Arcadia interlocking. The Shenandoah Valley line remains a holdout for the old CPL signals, get 'em... (more)
In late fall each year, Mother Nature decorates the mountains surrounding Kent Junction by a spectacular display of rust colored oak trees. Engineer C. R. Thomas will make a turn to the right, exi... (more)
NS 702 grinds upgrade through Oreton, Virginia.
Two Norfolk Southern locomotives "race" each other on the shared CSX/NS right of way near downtown Dayton, OH. Leading the charge is NS 9058, and a UP ET45AH on a CSX ethanol train. In t... (more)
The morning of May 22nd, 2017 marked the end of the infamous Concord cantilever which has stood its ground and fought the battle with modernization and lasted far longer than it should have. But u... (more)
With the recent news of all pool jobs being abolished on the famed Central of Georgia P-Line, one of the last road trains tp make the trip between Columbus and Birmingham is this 187 seen here eme... (more)
NS 9435 and 26Z-13 roll past the CPL and its replacement at CP 150 on the Dayton District.
NS U47 approaches Appalachia as it crosses the bridges over Powell River (background) and the ex-L&N's Appalachia-Norton CV main (foreground).
NS 8992 and 178-11 split the CPL's and their replacements at CP 150 on the Dayton District.
I was finally able to catch the 23K in decent sunlight, after a long Seattle-like stretch of weather in Massachusetts. There was a gentleman behind me who had much the same idea as I did this day.
A pair of Dash9's (NS 9174 & NS 8933) lead a longer than usual CN 529 through the curve at Turcot West on a rainy afternoon.
This autorack train is headed east toward St. Louis after just coming out of the Wentzville GM plant.
The sun has both literally and figuratively set on the Ringling Brothers circus train for the final time on the road for the Blue Unit train on May 9. Enroute from Charleston, WV to Uniondale, NY... (more)