Rounding the corner and digging in for the considerable pull to Tip Top is a WB empty coal train.
Cresting the summit of the first of 3 westbound grades on the Needles Sub, NS 8102 passes under the signal bridge at Goffs, where a large group of fans had gathered.
Working hard up the steep ""hard pull"" out of the Colorado River Valley, NS Pennsy heritage unit 8102 leads this westbound NYCLAC towards Goffs.
Working up Ash Hill at Siberia, NS 8102 leads the QNYCLAC upgrade.
Seen from the National Trails Hwy overpass at Essex, NS 8102 ""The Pennsy"" leads this New York to Los Angeles train along the Needles Sub.
NS Pennsylvania heritage unit 8102 leads BNSF train QNYCLAC across the Needles Sub seen passing through the sweeping curve at Ludlow on a beautiful winter afternoon in the Mojave Desert.
It was sit and wait 5 hours then luck is on our side the scanner starts going off, dispatch talking to the sb we have been waiting around for. Street running in Warsaw, Indina
After a quick crew change this EB is back on the go wasting no time as it rolls right along out of NS Fort Wayne Yard.
A late Memphis-Harrisburg intermodal passes the changing interlocking at Spell. The unique tubular cantilever has already been deactivated but the older mast signal still remains in service for t... (more)
The NS 214 heads east out of the Pomona Yard just after sunrise.
NS train 787 passes the historic Andrew's Geyser in route to Asheville (and eventually a loadout on the Jellico Line north of Knoxville).
A CSXT GE sits on the point of an oil empty getting its first set of 14 cars loaded by the Enbridge personnel. NS's "Original NS" heritage unit is trailing.
Norfolk Southern ES40DC #7521 leads train 23G north through Rural Retreat, Virginia, on a cold January 26, 2013, evening. Remnants of the previous day's snowfall still blankets the ground.