The waiting game. NS 22A was on duty in Roanoke at 10:20am and it left about 40 minutes after that. It made it to Radford where it sat, and sat, and sat a little longer. 23G was coming east ouf of... (more)
NS 22A rolls west over the New River in Radford, Va.
A pair of AC44C6M rebuilds, the first being fairly new, leads NS 201 over the New River in Radford, Va.
Originally BN ex BNSF unit is resting awaiting assignment to one of the locals that originate here.
A rare treat leads NS 15T down the Pulaski District. A candy apple red Soo Line SD60.
With water so clear you can see to the bottom of the New River, the sky reflects off the water as 201 rolls across the New River bridge with a trio of EMD’s showing the way.
A dramatic sky unfolds at dusk on a frigid January morning as NS 15T ducks through the classic Norfolk & Western Railway cantilevers at Radford, Virginia. These signals have now been cut over afte... (more)
The Nickel Plate heritage unit leads NS train 22A by the N&W position lights at Radford. Radford and Plum Creek are the last locations on the Pulaski District that have not been replaced, but new ... (more)
Local power at Radford is tied up for the weekend while the N&W cantilevers hosting the iconic position lights work their final days. Replacements were on site at the time of this photo with Radfo... (more)
A full moon rises behind the old Norfolk & Western CPLs in Radford, VA, on a cold Spring night.
The old Norfolk & Western CPL signals in Radford yard stand proud in the blistering July Virginia heat.
In fading evening light, an eastbound manifest creeps past the N&W CPL's at Plum Creek before shoving back into Radford Yard where it would sort cars for the next half hour or so.
Along the banks of the New River, hues of yellow light up the foliage as autumn settles in the New River Valley. A westbound stack train rounds the bend Plum Creek, passing the classic N&W CPL th... (more)
An eastbound creeps passed the CPL's at Plum Creek as it pulls down to get head room while working Radford Yard on a very chilly autumn night in southwestern Virginia.
With the SD70 fleet next on the list of NS units to start getting rebuilt with widecabs. Its only a matter of time before shots like this are a thing of the past.