A pair of AC44C6M rebuild locomotives leading train 227 at Shipman, milepost 141. NS AC44C6M 4407 was originally built as NS D9-44CW 9242 in 1998.
Under a gray and gloomy sky, the Pennsylvania Heritage Unit brings NS 747 north through the small quiet town of Shipman on the Hagerstown District. This train was rerouted east out of Roanoke then... (more)
N&W 1218 rolls south through Shipman, Virginia with a short freight train. The A is on a ferry move between Charlottesville and Roanoke.
A newer model GEVO leads hotshot domestic train 211 on the Southern's main artery to the South.
A very nice elderly woman just happened to have an immaculate set of intact Southern Railway signals in her front yard. Even with the horn blowing and lights bearing down the track when I showed ... (more)
Shipman by night
"NS 228 approach diverging signal, Shipman"