After meeting 211 at Red Lane, NS 290 slowly comes through Lula, GA with a interesting consist. When I heard the horn I knew it was a SD70, but didn't know what was behind it. Consist was SD70, SD... (more)
"Delivering Extra Racks to Croxton"
After waiting for a yard job to clear up, NS 290 takes some head room at the West end of Croxton yard in order to set out a cut of double stac... (more)
"Approaching Croxton Yard"
NS 290 arrives at it's terminating point in Jersey City with a rare visitor to the Garden State, a Ferromex SD70ACe. While the weather couldn't have be... (more)
A long way from home, this Ferromex leader passes a classic N&W signal in Shepherdstown, West Virginia northbound towards Hagerstown.
Northbound autorack/intermodal in the downtown area with a lead locomotive far away from home.
NS 221 climbs the eighteen mile grade at 1.8% grade with a KCS consist. In about a mile he will start the fast decent down the mountain in Cornelia, GA.
After 290 (Right) dropoed off the Trainmaster in Lula, GA to 153 (Left) everyone takes off with a signal at Belton. NS 237 would go to Yonah to meet 237 which was right on 153 tailgate.
NS 290 snaking through the beautiful Virginia countryside at last light on the outskirts of Front Royal.
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.