Just after splitting the signals at CP Rowland, the northbound run of the office car special diverges onto track two to meet p90 in Central, SC as it makes a deadhead run back to Altoona, PA.
GRINDING UP THE LINDEN GRADE.
NS 952 is nearing the summit of the Blue Ridge. The classic EMD F7s and trailing train turn this tranquil scene into its own passing one of the farms that dot the la... (more)
THE THOROUGHBRED OF TRANSPORTATION
The Norfolk Southern Executive Office Train (OCS) passes one of the many horse farms that dot the landscape in Northern Virginia, This one near Berryville on it... (more)
The Manassas Gap Railroad was built to here in 1861 and was the site of the first troop movement by train to battle as Confederate forces from Winchester in the Shenandoah Valley... (more)
The NS F units back over the CSX diamond at Simpson yard to take on fuel before heading west with OCS train.
As the sun sets, the Norfolk Southern Office Car special deadheads back to Altoona. Pictured crossing the Potomac River from West Virginia into Maryland with an A-B-B-A configuration.
NS 952 with the executive F Units rolls northbound through beautiful downtown Thomasville, NC passing by the big chair.
After arriving in Jacksonville, the OCS motors cut away from the passenger train to run around the cars giving a view of the beautiful A-B-B-A set of NS's show ponies.
Westbound NS 955 office car special deadhead move speeds past CP Delphi near Delphi, IN on the former Wabash line, 8/3/14, shortly after dawn. The train's destination is St. Louis, MO.
The pride of Norfolk Southern, the Office Car Special, races through Derry, PA on a deadhead move west.
One of two NS F9A units sits quietly by itself behind all of the madness going on at Spencer.
A scene that may never be recreated, the NS OCS departs Jacksonville FL on an October Florida evening. With these units now said to be in long term storage this rare trip to Florida is even more u... (more)
The southbound Norfolk Southern Office Car Special is nearly into Danville as it passes "North Wye" where NS's Louisville District connects to the CNO&TP.
Originating in Chattanooga, TN; the NS office car train is making good time on it's way back to Altoona.