With the American Flag flying, NS 21G rolls through the Curve on a warm Summer afternoon.
A pipe train passes through Altoona as a pair of helpers wait to follow.
NS 37A rounds the west end of Benny's Curve.
NS Train 37A with NS #9854 passes MG Tower on the 1.86% grade. MG Tower (Mid-Grade) is 2 miles West of Horseshoe Curve.
The CPL's at Old Joe still stand proud.
Atlanta, GA-Bellevue, OH rack train 288 is about to hit the diamonds over the CSX W&A Sub at NS Hair.
NS 752 crests Starkey Hill, southbound, with 100 loads for Belews Creek, NC. Last night Roanoke got it's first snowfall of the year and even with warmer temps, most of it stuck around today!
NS 9854 leads the 274 autoracks, south on the "Pumpkin Vine" at MP13. The first and only snowfall for the Roanoke area came last night and has left a winter wonderland in it's wake.
NS eastbound pass old signals on NS ex CR Chicago line at CP 395
NS 758 assaults the 1.6% Starkey Hill, seen here crossing the 419 bridge.
NS 758 rolls along at Starkey with 16,900 tons of coal for Belews Creek.
A very fresh Horsehead on the point of a 537 empty hopper train plays in the late evening shadows enroute to Shire Oaks.