With help from a couple of Cunuck units, 10X rounds the curve into Harriman at Strange with 114 boxcars in tow.
Steam comes off the fresh wood chips in the hoppers, as T12 sits at East Siding, preparing to head south back to Sevier Yard.
"CSXT 953 south. Clear Dossett." Having just ducked under the NS K&O Line, a trio of AC traction GE units leads coal loads southbound at CP Dossett. Classic L&N-era searchlight si... (more)
T69 rolls into a nice "sucker hole" in the cloud cover, as it heads west at City Yard. Three veteran SD40-2s are up front.
Power from three different roads leads 167 south thru Oakdale. This is a vantage point I never tire of shooting from...
After waiting for T76 to clear the single track ahead of them, the crew of 115 have blasted off from Blair, as they roll under the signals.
The fog was so thick, I almost wished that I had a knife... NS T12 is moving to couple onto the last few cars of it's consist before heading south toward Sevier Yard. 27V is passing on the Main.
In a very unusual move, a pair of helper units were used to push NS 27V from Chestnut Ridge all the way to Harriman Junction. Those helper units have uncoupled from 27V, and are now running back (... (more)
On a frosty and foggy second day of 2016, NS T12 is lead by an increasing rarity. GP38-2 5117 (still in it's original high hood configuration) is in charge, as the train prepares to depart East Si... (more)
A thick fog has formed overnight along the Emory River. At 9AM, most of that fog is still hanging around, as the crew of the Emory Gap local bring a cut of limestone loads south, after having just... (more)
894 creeps through the curve and switch at Oakdale, with the Original Norfolk Southern unit second out. This train was a real treat, as the NYC unit was also in the consist as one of two DPUs push... (more)
202 arrives in Knoxville, behind a nice, clean ACe.
With a new Tier4 unit trailing, a northbound grain empty heads toward the signal at S.E. Amherst.
The West Local heads out of Knoxville behind a nice looking Geep60.
Leaving a trail of coal dust in their wake, the crew of 704 is getting the job done, as they bring the train thru the swag at Pemberton.