One of the last EMD GP50s owned by NS leads the K&A Local compass south (railroad west) out of Knoxville. The locomotive has since been sent to Altoona, PA for a rebuild.
With a nice looking, clean ACe trailing, the daily West Local heads out of Knoxville. Unfortunately, he was told that he would have to wait in the siding at Boyd a few miles down the tracks for me... (more)
CSX 111 leads a multi-unit power move northbound, approaching S.E. Amherst.
KXHR 2242 sits on the Ready Mix Concrete spur, near their interchange with CSX's West Knoxville yard. The windows had been boarded up, and there were "Do Not Occupy" decals on the door, almost as-... (more)
Golden summer evening light reflects upon the bulk storage tanks at Holston Gases' terminal, located along the banks of the Tennessee River, and the Three River's Rambler Railroad tuxedo-painted S... (more)
CSX Q042 crosses the Tennessee River into downtown Knoxville on the CSX KD Subdivision on its journey from Jacksonville, FL to North Baltimore, OH with CSXt 7868 and CSXT 81 leading. It is seen he... (more)
An outing with a great photographer friend yeilded a plethora of trains. This was the first train of the day, as there was still some lingering snow to see between the rails.
A great day for standard cabs on CSX! To start the parade was a CSX northbound grain train with a nice SD50 leader flies north at South Amherst.
NS 112 has begun its daily afternoon trip out of Knoxville, heading north on the K&O toward Powell, Clinton, and eventually Harriman where it will jump on the CNO&TP to continue north. Leading on ... (more)
A northbound auto rack train behind an ex-C&NW leader skirts along CSX's West Knoxville Yard. There are actually 4 trains in this picture: L228 in the foreground, Q539 on the adjacent track (powe... (more)
EMD Classics! The T69 West Local is on it's daily journey from John Sevier Yard in Knoxville to Loudon, TN behind an all EMD consist, with not a wide cab in sight! On the point is an intere... (more)
With power from five big units, this early morning manifest starts to slow as it approaches the west entrance to John Sevier Yard.
Two Canadian visitors team up with a regular on northbound manifest Q542. The train is crossing the Little River, which flows out of the Smokey Mountains through Townsend, Wallend, and Maryville,... (more)
A Knoxville & Holston River GP9 leads one of the final Christmas trains back toward the station in downtown Knoxville.
NS 126 screams past the set of crossings in Bearden behind two of NS's common Dash 9s.