A UP EMD SD70M leads NS 290 east Through South Plainfield.
A beautiful fall day!
"Farm & Done"
NS train 290 passes the quaint community and farms of Lee's Crossroads, PA on the floor of the Cumberland Valley of the former Reading Lines Lurgan Branch.
About to work the Greencastle intermodal facility
Stormy, Eh? As a powerful thunderstorm finishes drenching the area, a pair of Canadian visitors storm into the scene. The BCOL-CN duo lead a nearly 10000' iteration of McAlla, AL to Croxton... (more)
I may not have the perfect light I came for, but the storms brewing all around me made for a cool scene. Here 290 is trying to stay ahead of the storm with the BC and CN units.
After catching 290 at Gainesville, GA I managed to get about two towns ahead. I wanted to do a pan shot of this guy so here he comes through Alto, GA trying to get up to speed.
Wiley old CSX veteran 7634 leads train 290 through the curvy terrain of the East End at Henry Ellen just west of Leeds, Alabama.
Two Union Pacific engines lead McCalla, AL to Croxton, NJ intermodal 290 up the Greenville District several hours behind schedule. Though it's surely causing problems for the crew, it's great to s... (more)
Arriving at the terminal on the siding is a very late 290 with former CNW/UP now CN 2121 leading in the early evening. The train is currently one of 4 that work the terminal that opened in late 20... (more)
Heading for Hagerstown after a meet with NS 916
NS 290 heads through Piscataway with a good sized train of autoracks.
Even Conrail "tri-light" signals are becoming a vanishing breed. This one dispatches a clear signal to 290 on the main at CP 62 on the Norfolk Southern Lurgan Branch on a very cold early February ... (more)
Northbound NS 290 lights up the air as is approaches Shenandoah Junction just after 4am.