NS 8100 leads a auto rack train through Price on its way to the Walkertown car lot where they'll be unloaded and shipped by truck to car dealerships.
NS 8100 "Nickel Plate Road" and NS 6963 "GO RAIL" sandwich a Dash 9 on NS intermodal train 230 on the final leg to Atlanta.
The NS 8100 Nickel Plate Road leads the NS 68R south through one of the many S curves on the "Punkin Vine"
745 kicks up a fresh blanket of snow in Claremont as they continue west into the massive snowstorm.
The Nickel Plate Road leading 756 across the Smith River just south of Martinsville
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)