Emerging from Vaughn Tunnel, westbound grain empties approach the interlocking at Roderfield, enroute to Williamson from Bluefield along NS' busy Pocahontas District.
After I snapped a long shot of 20Q down the line a bit, I decided to just get a wider grab shot of the blizzard it is about to cover me in, in just a few short seconds.
20Q dashing through the S curve in homestead in quite a squall of snow.
A pair of Dash-9's sit with a coal train on the West End Hobart Siding.
An eastbound stacktrain departing Pitcairn meets 13N just west of CP Traff.
Another bus load of visitors arrive at Horseshoe Curve National Historic Landmark while an empty hopper train rounds the curve and climbs the visably steep grade.
Norfolk Southern's #9704 makes it's way up the grade while Bennett Levin's PRR E's # 5711 and 5809 lead an Eastbound special around the Curve and back to Altoona. A photo in BW.
13N clears Cresson ahead of Amtrak 975 on 7-7-07.
NS 11J passes under the signals at Summerhill, PA while her Eastbound counterpart continues her assult on the West Slope. A few minutes later the 2 trash trains would pass by here within minutes o... (more)
A UP freight led by all NS power heads south just north of New Braunfels, TX. If it weren't for the caption, this photo could be anyplace on the NS system, not Texas.