The Norfolk and Western heritage unit lead manifest NS 189 westbound through the S curve in Shawsville, Va.
The Norfolk Southern heritage unit leads NS 189 westbound through Christiansburg, Va.
A not so common CREX leaser leads NS 189 westbound out of Montgomery tunnel on the NS Christiansburg district.
NS 189, with a BNSF Pumpkin in the lead, snakes through the series of curves on the east end of Bluefield Yard.
BNSF ES44AC No. 6382 leads NS 189 westbound through the S curves at Jugneck, just east of Bluefield on NS' former Norfolk & Western mainline.
A mixed freight rounds the horseshoe curve at Ought One. One of the steepest on the Pokey at 12 degrees. You can see the Buchannan Branch in the top right of photo.
NS manifest train 189 (Crewe, VA to Bellevue, OH) passes John Farm in Shawsville grinding up the grade of Christiansburg Mountain.
Freight train 189 splits the N&W CPL's at Blue Ridge as it heads west for a crew change at Roanoke on a beautiful morning in Virginia. Earlier this week the signals were replaced due to PTC upgrad... (more)
Mixed freight 189 heads west upgrade past the N&W CPL's at Villamont with a clean NS 8807 on the point.
NS 189 departs a barren Bluefield Yard with the classy Nickel Plate heritage locomotive on the point. Once a bustling coal hub, the yard plays host to a few cuts of stored cars and three helper lo... (more)
The dogwoods are blooming along the Christiansburg district as train 189 grinds up the grade and rounds the bend in Shawsville.
Westbound mixed freight 189 is broad-sided by evening sun as it exits the tunnel and passes onto the huge viaduct at Coopers, just east of Bramwell, WV.
On a beautiful late summer afternoon, Southern 8099k leads westbound slop freight 189 off the famed Blue Ridge grade toward Roanoke passing the classic N&W CPLs at Webster, VA.
A very short 189 hustles upgrade through Shawsville, passing the wonderful countryside.