An all EMD consist powers NS 192 through the small town of Ridgeway SC enroute to Linwood NC
An ex Conrail engine leads the daily 192 into Columbia before pulling through and eventually shoving their train back into Andrews Yard.
E/B down the Big Sandy Subdivision.
C&O veteran engineer Lon Venters Jr. is at the controls as 192 passes through Pikeville on the south end of town. The posted speed through the town was 30 mph. Knowing Lon I know he will waste no... (more)
Eastbound tonnage pops out of the tunnel at Winston into the glorious October colors. From the Nelson notepad: #107C is the trailing unit, #192 is the symbol, 6 units, 138 cars.
Seen from the bluffs above the placid Mississippi backwaters on a July morning, a CGW eastbound will soon crossover and duck into Winston Tunnel onto home rails. With 4 loads and 142 empties, thi... (more)