NS local A59, the Hattiesburg Turn, follows closely on the heels of train 298 as it comes into Meridian, MS. The train will drop off its 19 cars at the yard, refuel, and grab 3 empty cars so the c... (more)
NS 9750 continues its journey after passing under the signals in Charlottesville during the golden hour.
The Standard is not the Standard. My friends know that although I have caught quite a few wide cab SD70s, I have been trying unsuccessfully to catch a standard cab SD70 for awhile now. In f... (more)
A rare leader these days, a standard cab SD60 brings NS 17G under the MP 307 signal bridge in Derry, PA.
With the advent of the SD70ACC rebuild program, standard cab SD70s are about to become a thing of the past. SD70 2573, one of the remaining SD70s, brings NS 65T up the grade into Latrobe, PA.
21Z about to pass the former NYC station in Olmsted Falls, Ohio
NS 762 is almost to Bluefield as he passes through what is left of the beautiful fall color which is still clinging on before the long nights of winter set in. In less than 16 hours the train woul... (more)
An eastbound loaded oil train glides carefully down Horseshoe Curve in perfect light. It was a battle between Sun and clouds on my visit. In the end, the Sun won and this photo was the ... (more)
An NS spartan cab SD70 leads manifest freight 309 west, coming out of the siding after meeting eastbound 36T. A crane and other equipment are positioned for upcoming maintenance work. Loco... (more)
NS 9673 leads a grain train south with feed for Harrisonburg.
Passing the historic Winnsboro Depot: With First Responder training coming up in Columbia next week, the OAR train was on the move today. It made a nice daylight run down the northern ... (more)
At MP 184 in Cleveland, Ohio's Battery Park neighborhood. Uncontrolled ground cover is making shots along this part of the Chicago Line difficult at best.
Spring is in full swing as a NS local heads towards Jefferson City for some switching with a classic NS high hood on the lead.
An eastbound auto rack train grinds down the mountain towards Altoona around the world famous horseshoe curve.
NS 198 waits for a new crew in Columbus, Ga, with the NS 8104 "Lehigh Valley" Unit leading the train to Macon.