A pair of Union Pacific-owned SD70M locomotives pull northbound Norfolk Southern intermodal train number 290 through Greensboro, NC on December 16, 2017.
Norfolk Southern intermodal train 290 crosses over from track 2 to track 1 at Elm on its way north through Greensboro, NC on December 14, 2017.
NS 290 rumbles under the old Cobb Street wooden bridge in Lula with endangered D9-40C No. 8887 leading the way. 8887, formerly the second-to-last D9-40C ordered by NS, currently serves as the hig... (more)
Passing the cows grazing at the Al-Mara farm, home to "Cows 'n Corn"
NS 290 swings through the curves at Cramerton, NC as a blooming crape myrtle tree looks on.
Northbound train 290 crosses the diamond at Charlottesville.
NS 290 with SD70 2555 leading passes through Manville on an unusually warm winter morning.
Norfolk Southern's 'Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad' heritage SD70ACe leads a short #290 across the Chattahoochee River into Atlanta,GA on its trip from McCalla,AL to Croxton,NJ.
NS #290 crosses the Chattahoochee River behind a pair of BNSF GE's.
Escaping Local Service
...if just for a few days, is NS 1639, one of a handful of former low nose N&W SD40-2's that has been in local service in the North Carolina area for the pas... (more)
NS 290 charges through Villa Rica, Georgia on the East End District of the Alabama Division with former CEFX SD9043MAC 121, now NS 7333.
NS 290 charges through Temple, Georgia on the East End District of the Alabama Division with former CEFX SD9043MAC 121, now NS 7333.
Early morning sunlight bathes the New York Central heritage unit as it leads 290 towards Atlanta and up the east coast to New Jersey.