One of NS's first ordered GE C40-9W's makes its presence known at Grandview Tavern as it takes this mixed manifest freight down the Rathole, trudging ever closer to the Chattanooga Terminal.
Eastbound stacks roll through the dip just west of Meadowview on the old N&W Bristol Line. The minimal cut and fill reflects the line's vintage: it was built before the Civil War.
Manifest train 11R rolls by on the Greencastle Terminal siding after getting refueled in the yard and local H34 approaches in the distance as the sun begins to... (more)
Rolling through CP Craft, the NS 186 lets out quite a lot of heat, as the crew begins to prepare to stop at the next signal.
Augusta Street Running Action...From a little HIGHER view! I actually stood on the top of my car's trunk to get this angle as NS 192 heads up 6th Street on its way to Columbia with a HUGE t... (more)
AR hugs the slide detector fence that keeps a vigilant watch on the cliffs that line the Pokey at War Eagle.
With a puff of smoke, NS 8949 brings 391 into Forrest Yard as it crosses Semmes Street.