E7s were common on the Birmingham Special in the late 1960s. The train still had a full diner and plenty of head end business -- running 17 cars this day. It was a tough choice in 1968 whether t... (more)
The train is still climbing the ruling grade on the Washington Division at slow speed; the crest is about a mile ahead
Cresting the grade with mail and express train
NS 211 heads south the old road bridge at Arrowhead just south of Charlottesville on the first official day of fall. Canon EOS 50D
NS 896 Runs Up Main One (1) at Arrowhead During the evening.
NS 211 Runs Down Main Two (2) at Arrowhead in the evening.