Automobiles from Louisville, KY make their way south behind two GEs as they pass through the small town of Wadley. Q237 has many hours ahead, as it has to travel 400 plus miles from here to reach... (more)
A clean ES40DC leads NS' hottest train, NS 218 the UPS train, down the former N&W line from Columbus to Portsmouth. 218 wastes no time, and after an intense 20-mile chase I was only a couple secon... (more)
A northbound CSX train on the Louisville & Indiana passes over a bridge that declares that it was once proudly part of "The Pennsylvania Railroad."
Coal was once king here. As pending new emissions legislation comes in to effect coal traffic begins to be come scarce on both West Virginia carriers CSX and NS.
Normally, long southbound manifests struggle some with the 4+ mile long grade out of the Oconee River valley, but the GE's have this L675 rolling strong through Bogart near the peak of the hill.
A manifest freight with more power than it will ever need ambles through the small college town of Kent Ohio.
CSX empty coal train E411 rolls southbound on NS New Castle District trackage at Crescentville, passing the junction with an industrial spur known to local crews as the Government Track.
NS 188 rolls across the 102-year-old N&W Ohio River Bridge into West Virginia during a beautiful August sunset.
A westbound BNSF doublestack with NS power heads west through Edelstein just after sunset.
"Storm Light at Bound Brook"