NS southbound 143 is lead by UP's Spirit of America as it crosses Lake Cumberland. At Burnside a fresh crew will board to take the train onto Chattanooga.
Unfortunately, NS didn't get the leader right on this empty Tate & Lyle train train, but I was glad for anything as it'd been a long time since I'd been here.
With fisherman trying their luck on Lake Cumberland below southbound NS 143 slows above for a crew change at Burnside.
A meet between North and Southbound trains at Burnside on The Lake Cumberland bridge.
NS 144 crosses the Cumberland River Bridge as it exits Burnside for the run toward Cincinnati with one of only 10 NS SD70Ms leading.
50G heads thru Dead Ox Hollow with loads of grain, in brand new Greenbrier leasing hoppers.
N&W 1218 is crossing the Cumberland River Bridge at Burnside, KY
NS 148, with a brand new AC44C6M leading, crosses the Cumberland River Bridge in Burnside as it heads north toward the Queen City
After being fueled a southbound NS grain train waits for a signal to proceed with a new UP SD70Ce-T4 up front.
All 1400 feet of NS 216 is sprawled across the Cumberland River Bridge as they depart Burnside after taking 5 and a half hours leaving Chattanooga that morning and making it to Tateville before th... (more)
NS 288 crosses the Cumberland River Bridge in Burnside as the afternoon winter sun dives farther into sky and the pair of veteran EMDs rumble northward
The Rio Grande heritage unit leads a NS grain train across Lake Cumberland where at Burnside a new crew will board for its next leg to Chattanooga.
With Union Pacific's Denver, Rio Grande & Western heritage unit leading, NS 46Z stretches out over Lake Cumberland at Burnside, KY
Southbound NS 123 has arrived at Burnside and waits for a new crew to take it on to Chattanooga.
Old meets new as a steam drawn passenger excursion passes a hot shot intermodal and parked mixed freight at Burnside on the Saturday trip of the weekend excursions between Lexington Kentucky and O... (more)