The race to Bluefield is on! Norfolk Southern's Pennsylvania and Lehigh Valley heritage locomotives are side-by-side as they shove loaded coal drags across the Pokey toward Bluefield, while passin... (more)
Pausing briefly to grab some Belt Ry. of Chicago paperwork, an eastbound CP grain train had a special guest as a lead locomotive. NOTE: Taken on Metra/CP Property with permission.
Eastbound NS train 386 works through the impressive Natural Tunnel with Reading heritage SD70ACe #1067 leading. The visitor's viewing platform to the left of the train is part the Natural Tunnel S... (more)
Ducking onto "Main 4" at CP506, NS's special salute to Veterans proudly steps towards their Colehour Yard.
Passing beneath classic Pennsylvania position light signals, NS's intermodal from Mechanicville, NY to 55th Street Chicago nears its' final destination.
Its a rainy summer afternoon as mine run U5K with NS 8025-1065 struggles up the steep grade through Banner just a few miles east of Coeburn, VA with a long string of loaded NS system coal hoppers ... (more)
Four VGN items can reach out & touch eachother, behind the N&W Alco also happens to be a VGN caboose and a VGN steamer. This scene unfolded at the end of the event on July 7 as the locomotives pr... (more)
Just over 24 hours after the NS OCS train made an appearance, the Reading and Lehigh Valley heritage units show up with a rerouted Detroit Edison coal train headed for the western coal fields in W... (more)
The Wabash SD70ACe 1070 is added to the Central of New Jersey SD70ACe 1071, Monongahela heritage ES44AC 8025, Norfolk Southern Heritage ES44AC 8114, “30th Anniversary” SD70ACe 1030, and Savannah a... (more)
All 20 Norfolk Southern heritage units at the Spencer roundhouse.
The Heritage festivities are over and train 961 has been assembled and is almost ready to depart. 8101 is actually the bottom unit and will be shoved back through the venue to access the mainline.
NS 1069 pulls past VGN 135 an original Virginian GE EL-C.
Back to Work! NS 50Z crosses over I-77 with an epic consist straight from the Heritage Family Portrait event! NS 8025 (MON Unit), NS 8114 (Original NS unit), and NS 1030 (NS ACe on display ... (more)
Black and white in color. The nose of NS 1030 is framed by PC and NYC Heritage units.
Westbound Appalachia District train 387 (Knoxville-Andover) is led by heritage units 1068/1067/8104/8098/8099 (Erie, Reading, LV, Conrail, Southern). After passing through Natural Tunnel about a m... (more)