NS 118 comes though the snow in Lowell, NC with the classic southern MP sign and signals. Snow's like this are sort of a rarity in this part of NC.
Macon, Georgia to Linwood, North Carolina manifest, 118 grinds by CP Constitution on the Atlanta South District during the first section of it's trip.
Two UP EMDs haul their lengthy train on the final leg of its journey from Macon, GA to Linwood, NC
NS 118 came by Paw Creek with a SD70 leading a new AC44C6M. Those C6M's are rebuilt form standard cab D9's. While we are on the topic of rebuilds I saw NS may be considering rebuilding there SD70'... (more)
NS 7514 leads a mixed freight north to Linwood with a L&C switcher trailing 3rd.
The afternoon sun glints off the rails of Norfolk Southern's Greenville to Atlanta mainline, the Greenville District, as northbound manifest 118 thunders into Seneca, SC blowing some smoke with an... (more)
After checking the computer at work, I notice NS 9-1-1 leading 118 and has a good co-worker as the controls. Here they are passing Spring on its way to King Plow to swap out with the Piedmont Crew... (more)
NS 118 navigates the sharp curve in Norris, SC with the Norfolk & Western heritage unit on point shortly after sundown as it heads northward to Linwood, NC.
NS train 118 comes past Belmont heading north with a SD70ACe and 2 UP's.
A short 118 exits the town of Spencer and eases downhill toward Linwood.
NS 118 sits tied down at Jefferson Street in Atlanta, GA awaiting the arrival of the Piedmont Division crew that was on duty at 1:15PM. Note the "SOO LINE" lettering on the nose. Thanks ... (more)
NS 118 (left) sits tied down at Jefferson Street as well as NS 282 (Right).
The snow is beginning to melt as NS 118 pulls out of Central, SC with four GE's leading the way.
Just after sunset on this cold January evening 118 storms through Wellford with a Canadian duo bound for Linwood, NC.