After a washout shut down NS's Lake Erie District, NS detoured trains over CSX between Ashtabula and Buffalo. Here, NS 309 travels as CSX X803 as it passes under the classic signal bridge at CP 83... (more)
Operating as V41 the Southern heritage unit pushes the 754 by the Rocky Mount signal enroute to Belews Creek Steam Station in North Carolina.
It's early December and the trees are bare as NS 9572 commands a string of empty hoppers on the front of 15T.
PRR heritage unit under former Pennsy catenary
A trio of Dash 9's lift a unit grain train up the grade leaving Gest Street Yard and towards Kentucky over the Ohio River. Locomotives:NS 9211 C40-9WNS 9833 C40-9WNS 9227 C40-9... (more)
A unit grain train runs alongside of hwy 311 in Walkertown to Winston-Salem, nc with a sd70m-2 leading the way.
Having not made the trip to Horseshoe Curve since I was maybe 5 years old, it was time I made the pilgrimage to see the fall colors. They weren't anything to write home about, but the volume of tr... (more)
Norfolk Southern train 36T passes by a farmers grading site in rural New York. Note that the second car, a Southern Railway waffle side boxcar, is missing its door. Locomotives: NS 701... (more)
NS 5097 pulls local D25 towards Centralia, and then later Mexico, Missouri.
NS train 27M, zooms past the still standing searchlight signals on the east end of Benton City Siding. TWC ABS territory
"Squeezing into Dover"
After losing the #4 traction motor while pushing the NS 756 to Belews Creek Steam Station, the NS 8721 has the motor replaced with an axle for the trip back to the repair shop in Roanoke.
An NS mixed freight heads north across the Ohio River and into Ohio towards Gest Street Yard with a smoking Dash 9 in the consist. Locomotives:NS 1022 SD70ACeNS 9544 C40-9WNS 1... (more)
NS train 902 makes its way north after a weekend layover in Shenandoah, VA.