NS OCS exits Mingo Tunnel on a beautiful Sunday Morning.
The NS OCS shoves east across the Drawbridge and into the Amtrak station to load the execs and the entertainment. At 12:30, the train will depart westbound for Toledo.
Southern Style Cant ask for a more Southern railway image than this in 2010! The NS OCS 951 passes under the signals at 32nd St. in Birmingham.
Arriving from Shereveport, an NS OCS waits for a UP eastbound to clear before proceeding westward to the Dallas ITF.
NS 951 sails through one of a set of reverse curves at Lovick, AL on its last lap into Norris yard. After a break for lunch the train will head up the NA District towards Sheffield.
NS OCS Train 951 made there First run up the Ala Division - West End NA District from Birmingham, AL to Sheffield, AL.
A set of matched F units and the long Coosa River bridge make for a beautiful scene as NS 951 crosses the Coosa River drawbridge at Riverside, AL.
Clean as a whistle and shining in the brilliant morning sunlight, NS 951 rolls around the curve at CP Taylor on the NS Alabama East end district. What a sight to see a matched ABBA set of F's on t... (more)
NS Office Car Special 951 creeps through the city of Birmingham after the "Top Guns" onboard stop for a bite to eat and a fresh crew in Irondale.
Throttles Up! NS Office Car Special 951 splits the signals at Brookside along Norfolk Southern's NA Division. The F's are being worked hard, as seen by the exhaust, as they battle their way... (more)
Mountain Climbing! NS Office Car Special 951 rolls through the town of Brookside along Norfolk Southern's NA Division. The F's are really being put to work battling the grades and curves al... (more)
The westbound OCS crosses the Beaver River en route to Chicago.
All four of the Norfolk Southern F-units led by NS 4271 roll west through Thompsontown, Pa. at 1:30PM with an OCS951 special in tow. After a 90 minute drive to this location, I only had to wait ab... (more)