Tied down on the mainline, M23 awaits a new crew to take it the rest of the way to Linwood NC.
Eastbound M23 begins descending down the loops at Old Fort.
M23 works hard as it pulls away from Oyama Yard in Hickory, NC. The train has just met 135, and will spend another hour long delay just 10 miles East of here, before finally heading on to Linwood,... (more)
The Norfolk Southern Honoring Our Veterans locomotive leads East-bound manifest extra M23 through the open fields and small towns along the S-line.
NS M23 rounds the curve coming into Spring City with a SD60 and UP SD9043MAC.
NS 8350 leads a extra 123 into Chattanooga,Tn.
NS train M23 catches the last fifteen minutes of sun.
Who is this train anyway? M23 pulls by the Kings Mtn sign rumbling everything around, thats what 4 EMDs will do
Fading evening sunlight bathes CS M23 as it thunders south through Rockwood with an all EMD consist.