NS 218 having went in emergency about a mile away from this location, begins to pick up speed heading east, past the soybean field in the late evening light.
NS 218, an eastbound piggyback train highballs past the grain elevators at Kingston enroute to Portsmouth, OH on the NS Columbus District.
NS 218 passes the large metal grain elevator as it rounds the curve, and starts heading down the Kingston hill.
NS 218 zips through the rural area of Chillicothe as it makes it's journey east on the NS Columbus District.
NS 218 crosses the Scioto River in the late afternoon. With the heartland corridor improvements, the code line on this bridge has been removed.
NS 218 heads over the N&W bridge at Kenova into the wild and wonderful state of West Virginia.
Passing an interesting photo prop, NS 218 hammers the B&O diamond, eastbound on the former NKP mainline. The grain silo was being towed on a trailer by a pickup truck, and the local farmer who own... (more)
NS 218 crosses high above from South Point OH into Kenova WV, on the massive Ohio Bridge, east on the Kenova District.
218 pass by a new double track siding that was put in recently to serve a new warehouse, along with the detention basin that is mostly full today.
Kenova trestle across the Ohio River into Kenova, WVa
218 comes East across the Ohio River into West Virginia.
Hot pig train 218 passes the ex NKP signals at the east end of Townwood.
218 knocks down his clear signal at Main St.
NS 218 passes by the NW CPL signals heading through Renick Yard at Southern Ave.
NS 218 passes though Ashville with a dash 8 still in Conrail Blue, as the snow on the ground melts with the temp in the 40's today.