About 40 miles south of Cincinnati along U.S.25 we find
the small community of Hilltop Ky. Here NS 251 the
southbound Triple Crown races by with ex.Conrail C39-8
6616 now 8210 leading the way.
Retired C39-8 8663 leads the deadline of other retired C39-8's and stored C40-8's at the Enola Diesel Shop. The remants of the Ex. PRR electrification can be seen in the background. Photo taken wi... (more)
NS 217 passing by Blair yard with NS 8636 - NS 8508 and 101 cars.
A southbound for Chattanooga gets underway again after getting stabbed by a stop signal at Harriman Junction---its GE power leaving a plume of exhaust smoke in the process.
A rare view of Enola diesel. Relay tracks are to the far left, the MI Line is to the far right, and the C39-8's are retired and being stored pending dispostion. Repair side is straight ahead and t... (more)
Conrail C39-8 class unit 6000 charges out of Fort Montgomery Tunnel and over Popolopen Creek. You can see the long string of autoracks trailing behind for over a mile up the Hudson.
A friendly wave from our fireman completes the picture as RD77 roars past. We're in the hole at Shadeland on KD12, just west of Lafayette, IN. This is the old Wabash mainline to Kansas City.
NS freight train 161 passes steam locomotives 4501 , 611 & 1218 as they have completed their triple header run from Chattanoga to Ooltewah , Tn.
locomotives in storage.
Pair of ex Conrail units led by C39-8 marches eastbound by the signal on the Harrisburg Line.
Shrouded in brake shoe smoke, an eastbound coal train descends the grade down East River toward its confluence with the New River.
NS 8572 leads an Augusta, Ga bound freight at Cayce, SC. The track in the foreground sees only local traffic.
Big line of 14 stored GE C39-8`s.
10 C39-8`s await their fate at Debutts Yard.