A pair of NS Dash 9's leads a mixed freight south out of Cincinnati towards the Ohio River bridge. Locomotives:NS 9604 C40-9WNS 9284 C40-9W
NS 288 cruises northbound through Wayne Yard passing the base for the dreaded "Darth Vader" signals in the last light of the day. Sadly, the classic cantilever style signal bridge has since been r... (more)
Northbound with loaded sand train for the D&L at Taylor.
A Century of Excellence Assorted power rests around the turntable at Norfolk Southern's Juniata Locomotive Shop. Built as the Erecting Machine Shops of the PRR's Altoona Works (Juni... (more)
Loaded sand train for the D&L at Scranton , Pa.
Operation Lifesaver No. 9254 leads 20Q through Wilmerding and Wall approaching the Pitcairn Intermodal Terminal.
Waiting for clearance into Norfolk Southerns large Brush yard, located in Decatur, IL, NS W02 [extra section of manifest 302 (AO Smith yard in Granite City, IL to Brush yard in Decatur, IL)] final... (more)
A short intermodal/autorack mix heads east on the Lehigh Line
NS U49 approaches Kent Junction on the ex-IRR's Pardee Branch.U49 will deliver 35 loads pulled from Cane Patch to the ex-N&W's Norton Yard; U49 left 9 "no bills" at Cane Patch.
One of CSX's few "Hybrid" Dash-9 units leads an empty K train south through the crossovers at Butler Street for the NS connection. It's worth noting that CSX 9019 sported a Nathan K5HLL, a rare ty... (more)
Continuing onward to the FEC Bowden yard from Simpson as a "Transfer Job".
NS 20Q rolls through the cut at Ardara, Pa.
As a big 216 out of Jacksonville, FL, train comes slowly across the Cincinnati Southern Bridge, an empty grain departs the yard with three big units for power.
An NS run-through vehicle rain drops down into the West Bottoms. Behind it, an eastbound UP coal train heads east.