Just 2 miles into its journey to Birmingham, NS 147 crosses the first of many trestles along the CNO&TP with a pair of SD70ACu rebuilds.
Today's 14K is made up of 180 cars and is nearly 11,000 feet long. The train is being led by an SD70ACU and has 2 locomotives running as mid-train helpers.
A product of CSX trying to cut costs & combining trains, here's the K603-28 matched with the Q253 with NS 7306 at the lead of CN 5781, BNSF 7969, & CSX 7738. Another one of a kind Lashup becuase o... (more)
12G is seen departing East Conway, PA in the moring for a trip over the Pittsburgh Line with an SD70ACU leading.
NS 172 comes through the tun out and into single track at South Fork. He had a rebuilt SD90MAC now an SD70ACU 7292 leading.
Old and the New. Shiny new rebuilt power leads an intermodal train past a historic caboose built and owned by the Southern and now part of the Hub City Railroad Museum in Spartanburg, SC. T... (more)
CP/NS 930 approaches the Stevenson Road crossing in Westport, NY with a shiny NS SD70ACU rebuilt from a UP SD90MAC.
A freshly rebuilt foreign visitor makes an appearance on the old Santa Fe in southeast Texas. The trailing unit is also a rebuild, a BNSF AC44C4M, formerly a Warbonnet painted Dash 9.
NS SD70ACU #7259 leads train 26T eastbound through CP LUM outside of Columbiana, Ohio.
NS SD70ACu 7262 leads a manifest east at Cherry Hill Rd.
NS 169 comes across Tenn Bridge with an Fresh SD70ACu on point.
NS 119 passes the old Southern Railway GRS Type-D signal in Harrisburg, NC. These intermediates will be deactivated and removed once the new CP Shamrock (which can be seen in the background) is ac... (more)
A newly rebuilt SD70ACU ducks under the Old Iron Bridge in Cassandra, PA after a snow squall.