NS 750 puts a coal drag together as it passes under the yard bridge. The drag will soon turn east at Iaeger and head to Bluefield with a fresh crew just dropped off by the van in the distance.
C39-8s destined for scrap and a SD40 destined to become a slug await thier fates on the turntable leads...
Completely enshrouded in coal dust, J52 pushers shove hard on the rear of a coal drag just off the Buchanan Branch. In seconds my gear and truck were covered in black gold.
NS GE's smoke it up after receiving a clear at CP 54, having waited for traffic to clear on the Huntington District. 19K will make the turn onto the ex-Wabash at CP 58 and continue on its way to ... (more)
The ex-Conrail paint on NS 8201 still looks good. It teamed with UP 4424 to move NS 224 north through Rockwood.
The fields on snow are melting quickly on a warm March day as former Conrail C39-8 leads an Elkhart bound mainfest westbound at CP 395, just east of Ligonier, IN.
Savage Alberta C39-8 7486,, with its marking recently painted over, sits in the deadline at Homewood.
Trains from both CSX and NS can be seen in a view of Queensgate Yard from Tower A.
Empty coal train 877 heads from Ashtabula to Portsmouth over the Cleveland Yacht Club. Daylight appearances on this line are fairly uncommon, especially in good lighting.
Two NS units add to the already interesting consist, including an extremely clean Swoosh SD40-2, and a GP60B.
NS westbound Yuma Turn on the mainline at Watkins.
Most of the C39-8's have been retired but a few are still floating around. The 8591 leads an empty train out of Princeton on the Virginian.
NS hot autoparts boxes detour to KC via Clinton, IA instead of the usual all-NS routing west from Decatur. Flooding on the Mississippi has shut down the NS at Hannibal, MO., this train is getting... (more)
Departing for Alexandria