Waiting for clearance into Norfolk Southerns large Brush yard, located in Decatur, IL, NS W02 [extra section of manifest 302 (AO Smith yard in Granite City, IL to Brush yard in Decatur, IL)] final... (more)
A short intermodal/autorack mix heads east on the Lehigh Line
NS U49 approaches Kent Junction on the ex-IRR's Pardee Branch.U49 will deliver 35 loads pulled from Cane Patch to the ex-N&W's Norton Yard; U49 left 9 "no bills" at Cane Patch.
One of CSX's few "Hybrid" Dash-9 units leads an empty K train south through the crossovers at Butler Street for the NS connection. It's worth noting that CSX 9019 sported a Nathan K5HLL, a rare ty... (more)
Continuing onward to the FEC Bowden yard from Simpson as a "Transfer Job".
NS 20Q rolls through the cut at Ardara, Pa.
As a big 216 out of Jacksonville, FL, train comes slowly across the Cincinnati Southern Bridge, an empty grain departs the yard with three big units for power.
An NS run-through vehicle rain drops down into the West Bottoms. Behind it, an eastbound UP coal train heads east.
Eastbound 274 blasts by the site where the Irwin passenger station was located.
After picking up tank cars at Corydon Jct. NS D10 heads west with it's Dash 9 running long hood forward.
It's Labor Day, however that didn't stop NS from heading north to return the empties.
A crew of three, including a red-headed woman, walks toward its train, NS 9508 North, an empty coiled steel train headed for Middletown, OH, for another load. Meanwhile, a 216 train out of Jackson... (more)
NS 9388 and coal train up from the West Virginia Secondary sit tied down under High Street on an August afternoon.
NS 9293 leads 304 west along track one and past CP 144 as 305 shoves back into Buckeye Yard via the Miami Outbound.