Coming back onto the main line with loads from the Vulcan quarry in Casanova
The northbound "Silver Meteor" crosses Powells Creek in Virginia's Leesylvania State Park in warm morning light not long after dawn.
The cab on NS U48 rolls across the wooden trestle over Roaring Fork Creek approaching Roaring Fork.
Ten years ago, the local switches town as a westbound freight roars by. Change marches on. The feed company has apparently switched to trucks (How many says calls from NS in the last 10 years? ... (more)
NS triple 777 clears the 91.5 signal on beautiful fall evening in Page County Virginia.
Rabbit’s eye view of an unmanned eastbound CSX unit coal train sitting on the NS main they share.
NS train 202 eases over the trestle in Luray with the historic South Court St. homes in the distance.
Fall foliage & trains in the Shenandoah Valley! NS 202 approaches the 98.4 signal during a peak weekend.
"East Washington Street"
N&W 611 is greated with big, blue, sky after a brief rain leaving downtown Petersburg on return trip to Lynchburg, Va. Seen crossing E. Washington Street... (more)
N&W 611 trots past old telegraph poles, many of which still have insulators, and a farm after clearing the NS yard at Crewe, Va.
Taken from the Lewiston Plank Rd/S... (more)
An early 201 makes its way south as the sun begins to peak over the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Fall has hit it's peak in the Shenandoah Valley as train 202 hits a slow order over the trestle at Compton.
"Crew Change in Crewe, Va"
N&W 611 departs Norfolk Southern's Crewe Yard after changing volunteer crews headed for Petersburg. Taken from The Falls Rd overpass through the honeyco... (more)
"New Life in Pamplin"
N&W 611 leads the Cavalier excursion eastbound through Pamplin, Va., passing the historic Pamplin station as railfans scramble to snap pictures of the locom... (more)
Southern coal train “south” with three SD-35s crosses Hwy. 23 at Moccasin Gap, Va. on July 16, 1966.