Macon, GA-Linwood, NC manifest M18 heads north with an amazing consist for a long-distance train in 2017: Three SD40-2's and a GP38-2 glide northward over the Pacolet River just north of Spartanb... (more)
The "Charge" at Lynn Camp
This is the climb for Raitt tunnel, also known as the Home Creek Grade. This ex. N&W branch lies deep in the heart of Central Appalachian Coal Country. NS8880 ... (more)
A squadron of older EMD units leads train M18 across the deck bridge over US bypass 29 in Concord on a beautiful February afternoon.
Home Creek, Virginia is the Summit of the stiff 1.77% Climb from Weller Yard to the Raitt Tunnel. The grade under the locomotives is leveling out and entering a 9 degree turn before the plunge int... (more)
Starting to look more like spring then winter. NS 154 comes by Cramerton with one of the blue mane DC to AC locomotives. I have been wanting one of these in the lead for a while now. The leader to... (more)
The NS 8103 Norfolk & Western leads the NS 756 south through one of the many curves on the "Punkin Vine".
NS M18 makes his way north through Cramerton NC. He had a consist that looked like it could be a throwback to the 80's or 90's. M18 had 3 SD40-2's and a GP38-2. This was a consist that I wished I ... (more)
The Jersey Central heritage unit rides shotgun on a Southbound intermodal train on an unseasonably warm winter afternoon in North Georgia.
A fiery winter sunset provides the backdrop for NS D36, the local from Bloomington, IL to Decatur, IL, on its run southbound. Two SD40-2s lead D36 through rural farm country on what used to be 50 ... (more)
NS 172 eases through the Cramerton curves on a near 80 degree afternoon in February.
An extra section 118, running as NS M18, eases through one of the many curves in Cramerton, NC with a consist that, if not for the modern paint job, looks like it came straight out of the 1980s.
Train 747 is led today by ex-Conrail SD70 2573 as it passes the Altoona Transportation Center and heads up the hill. The days are officially numbered for the SD70's which will soon make this scene... (more)
11J drifts downgrade through Summerhill with a single SD60I and 19 empty auto racks.
Norfolk Southern SD9043MAC #7331 leads Jacksonville,FL to Atlanta,GA intermodal train #230 across interstate 75/85 near South Yard on the Atlanta South District.
NS 1003 leading the hot Atlanta Georgia to LATC California Z train through Kinter Arizona.