The Emory Gap local has picked up several cars from Oakdale, and is heading back south toward "The Gap'. Powering this local was a great looking (and sounding) pair of classic SD40-2s.
800 rolls over the Emory River, heading south.
Heading back north for another load of automobiles.
163 tops the hill into Bearden on a warm summer afternoon.
15T rolls past the stately old Southern Railway depot in downtown Knoxville. The iconic JFG billboard is seen in the background.
A rare catch these days... A standard cab Dash 9 leads hotshot 295 under the signals at Oakdale.
A new(ish) Tier 4 unit leads a long string of baretables Westbound out of Knoxville.
A pair of Dash 9s lead 123 screaming out of Tunnel 24 at Nemo.
A UP EMD leads 50G out of Tunnel 22, and across the almost dry Emory River.
The GoRail unit leads 64Q out of Tunnel 24 at Nemo.
A pair of GE widecabs bring 295 gliding thru Oakdale.
The NS OCS rolls thru a 25 MPH speed restriction at Oakdale, on a trip south on the CNO&TP to Chattanooga, and eventually to Jacksonville, FL. I was very excited to see this train for the first ti... (more)
After dropping it's coal at the TVA Kingston Plant, 891 heads back north. The nice new shiny leader is seen crossing the Emory River at Harriman Junction.
The Reading unit is the rear-most DPU on coal empties speeding past the Depot.
Something you don't see everyday... At least now-a-days. An un-rebuilt ex-Conrail SD40-2 leads NS 45R northbound at McCoy. This guy was even still equipped with a 3-chime horn.