Although it will likely never turn another wheel, this NKP relic is still an interesting sight to behold. Built in 1957, this unit became Norfolk & Western 254 before being retired and donated to ... (more)
N&W lives on.
The Eastbound Wheeling and Lake Erie transfer from NS sits on the main at Yeomans, crewless, with the special Ohio Bicentennial GP35 on the point.
NS 8445 crawls into Bellevue Yard in "Sweet Light".
Engines a plenty at Bellevue Ohio.
BC Rail #4612 makes a rare visit to Ohio
Built in 1957 as Nickel Plate Road 349, this SD9 later worked for Norfolk and Western as their number 2349, and finally became Norfolk Southern 52. NS donated it to the Mad River and NKP Railroad... (more)
In the pre-dawn hours a string of tank cars slowly wend their way through the yard towards the hump.
It's 5:28 AM and the yard switchers are busy shoving cars through the light fog and up and over the hump.
Plenty of EMDs are awaiting their next assignment at the Norfolk Southern Bellevue yard, you can even find a visitor from across the border.