A rare leader pretty much anywhere on the NS system (NS is only leasing 3 total), CEFX #104 leads Plant Marshall coal loads past the classic Southern Railway station at Old Fort, NC.
Interesting lineup on a quiet Saturday morning in Ft. Stockton.
After dropping off a cut of empty hoppers for KRT in Ceredo, J16 turns their power of two ex-Conrail Dash 8's and a CEFX SD9043MAC on the wye at Kenova to allow the next day's crew to depart Kenov... (more)
CEFX AC4400CW #1051 leads southbound loaded ethanol train #64G through the Little Road grade crossing, milepost 57 of NS's Atlanta North District, approximately two miles south of Sugar Valley, Ge... (more)
EMD brothers unite again in Asheville on a gloomy morning. Two High-hood EMD's work the PA01 yard job while 745 awaits its next crew for the run to Bulls Gap and back to the coal fields.
The crew on EB manifest 134 can see the tail end of their train as the pass under themselves at High Fill on the Old Fort Loops in western North Carolina on this beautiful November morning.
A rare leader for the Asheville District, CEFX AC4400 leads eastbound manifest train 134 on a crystal clear November morning at Old Fort.
Weekend Stay at the Station
Hurricane Sandy crippled many railroads throughout the Garden State, the NYS&W being one of them. The day before Hurricane Sandy an FRA inspection t... (more)
Light Engines on the Hudson Secondary
In an unusual Saturday daylight move on the Hudson Secondary three EMD's are running light from Campbell Hall to Warwick, NY. There they w... (more)
Norfolk Southern manifest train #175 races south through the Watertank Road grade crossing near milepost 58 at CP "Talley" approximately 3 miles south of Sugar Valley, Georgia on the NS Atlanta No... (more)
Norfolk Southern manifest freight 117 rolls through the curve at CP 246 on Main 2 westbound into Sharon Yard with a pair of leasers on the point, led by the CEFX 6015.
A little something out of the ordinary, CEFX 118 adds some colour as it leads a grungy AC4400 through the CTC double track with 12,000 tons of train.
NS has recently put a large group of SD60s on lease from various leasing companies to help with power shortages. A pair of those leasers, in the form of ex-SOO and an ex-BN/BNSF "Triclops&quo... (more)
A pair of ex-BN SD60M sit with other units of mingled ancestry, including the rotary snowplow in the very background.