After torrential thunderstorms overnight, a washout occurred on the Norfolk Southern Lake Erie District near North East, PA. NS detoured trains over the CSX main between Buffalo, NY and Ashtabula,... (more)
A cold November Rain has been falling all morning on Raitt Mountain in Buchanan County, Virginia. This mountain grade is one of the steepest on the Norfolk Southern at 1.7%, and the wet rail ha... (more)
One of NS's Operation Lifesaver adorned Dash 9's leads stack train 20A east over the former Pennsy bridge at CP Cannon on its final approach to Harrisburg.
Southbound NS 173 crosses a high fill between Easley and Liberty, SC approaching CP Metler. The season's first heavy frost a day earlier has turned the lush green kudzu to greenish-brown. Another ... (more)
Three across at CP Wing. Everyone is waiting for a clear signal.
Northbound to switch Morans Industry.
The hot exhaust blurs the background as southbound NS 213 powers out of the dip at CP Traber in Liberty, SC.
While this loaded grain train is symbolled as CSX G452, you really wouldn’t know it based on the locomotive power up front. With a mix of Eastern, Mid-west and Western power, this southbound trai... (more)
Southbound stacks, NS 221, waits at Traber as northbound NS 314 blasts by. After 314 passed, the dispatcher told 221's crew that they had to wait for two more northbounds, NS 204 and NS G85. Unfor... (more)
Northbound 204 approaches the signal at Traber, located just southwest of Liberty, SC.
NS manifest train 309 makes a rare daylight run through North East as it crosses over the trestle at the PA-NY state line. Locomotives:NS 9558 C40-9WNS 8421 C40-8WNS 9823 C40-9... (more)
With NS 9948 and another GE for power, KN 380 shoves a coal drag east along the Western and around the corner into Watkins Yard.
A Very short intermodal stacktrain.
A NS conductor protects the shove as 304-16 makes its way out of Watkins Yard to run around its train.
Westbound auto train NS 287 comes around the bend at Bort Road after crossing into PA from NY.Locomotives: NS 8967 C40-9WNS 9112 C40-9W