The NS 8100 along with 4 other AC units lead a 128 car coal train south to Belews Creek. NS has been experimenting with running larger trains to Belews Creek in an attempt to reduce transportation... (more)
The Nickel Plate Heritage leading the 756 past the Stoneville cp.
The NS 8100 along with 4 other AC units lead a 128 car coal train south at the NC/Va state line. NS has been experimenting with running larger trains to Belews Creek Steam Station in an attempt to... (more)
The Nickel Plate heritage unit leads a Southbound freight at the C-Line Junction at CP Green.
Waiting for a signal to proceed into Cincinnati the Nickel Plate heritage unit has lead northbound 78M.
An extra 175 rolls into Macon, Georgia at its terminus of Brosnan Yard. The duo of heritage units was a nice catch on this gorgeous spring afternoon.
After having just met 213, 154 quickly gets back up to track speed as they cross over the South Fork River.
Secondary Line Operation
Going by track warrant rules, the West- End dispatcher had giving a track authority for the NS 165 ((Linwood,NC- Knoxville,TN) to proceed out of the sidin... (more)
NS 23E cruises through Tuscaloosa, AL with NS 8100 leading and a short train on a hot summer afternoon.
On a beautiful summer evening and a few toots of NS 8100's horn to me, NS 25V with NS 8100, the Nickel Plate heritage unit, made extremely good time across Pennsylvania and into NE Ohio with a loa... (more)
The Nickel Plate heritage unit leads stack train 25V west through downtown Cleveland on a gorgeous summer evening.
Not something you see every day!
NS 191 featuring the Nickel Plated Road and New York Central heritage units (NS 8100 & 1066, respectively) rolls by the scenic Lutheran Chapel Church in Landis, NC. Unfortunately a tiny cloud obsc... (more)
After splitting the Macon, GA block from 143 at Oakdale, TN; the 2nd and 4th units were used to take M75 south. Whatever the reason, I was happy with the NKP/NYC duo!
After being held in Fort Mill for 192, 191 makes its way to Rock Hill yard with the conductor getting ready to come out and uncouple the locomotives from the train to make six pick ups.