As a prelude to National Train Day Toledo 2014 a night photo session was held at the depot with the star of the show arriving midway through the evening, fresh off an M8A that had brought it to To... (more)
Three tracks nearly full of stored NS GE power paint await future work and/or repair at Roanoke alongside a string of freshly rebuilt coal hoppers in this July 2013 image. As of late April 2014, t... (more)
Heritage in it's simplest form.
Norfolk Southern's "Pennsylvania" Heritage Unit no. 8102 made a trip from Beaumont, Texas to the oil loading facility at Swan Ranch near Cheyenne, Wyoming. After dropping off their train so it can... (more)
Not many times you will see a heritage engine on the head end running long hood forward. But here we catch WB NS 349 with the NS heritage engine 8114 leading, rolling over the hill and dale profil... (more)
Southern Railway #630 heads into West Virginia at Devon, ending its westward trek on the afternoon run. The train will turn on the two WYE tracks and the Pokey mainline before heading back east th... (more)
An unusual engine at a very familiar location!
NS 8102, the Pennsy Heritage engine passes by the well known knoll at Palmer Lake with an empty Oil train.
It leads a pair of BNSF engines in light... (more)
The CREX 1338 leads the NS 746 across the Mayo River on the way to Belews Creek Steam Station.
Norfolk Southern 8099 leads 21Q past Battery Park, with the Cleveland skyline in the background on a sunny April afternoon.
The Lehigh Valley Heritage unit leads a colorful consist and loaded oil cans east.
The ex Norfolk and Western Big Prater Creek Branch was biuilt in 1977, and runs from Vansant Jct. to Deskins, to serve the Island Creek Coal Company's Pocahontas Loader, which was the sole purpose... (more)
P76 strolls through the West End District of Atlanta with a SD40E, SD40-2 and CN CW40-8 for power.
They look good anywhere, don't they? A large horse of a different color hangs out deep in CN territory holding the air on a 195 car empty ore train. The train is an "E-Rail" running be... (more)
Working a yard assignment in East Charlotte, a former N&W SD40-2 is silhouetted against the skyline of downtown Charlotte along NS' former Southern Railway mainline.