With sunset quickly closing in, we see Norfolk Southern train 112, led by NS ES44AC 8109
Entering the work area at 249 is NS Stack train 22W slowly coming into town before decending down the grade.
Empty Baretable train 20A with a solo ES44AC eastbound through South Plainfield, easy run for the crew im thinking.
This pusher's job is done as it brings up the tail end of 16,800 HP (2 Dash 9's & 2 44AC's) that has just "pushed" a loaded coal drag up the west slope of the Elkhorn Grade. Note the massive exhau... (more)
Fall has arrived along NS's Pokey, seen here as a set of 44AC's push another coal drag up the steep Elkhorn Grade.
It's a starry night on the busy ex-N&W Pocahontas mainline as helpers sit patiently at Maybeury, W.Va., as a eastbound permeates the nighttime air while silhouetting the signals and foreground loc... (more)