The Rockwood Turn heads west to Crab Orchard with nine empties as FIMX 3138 pops out of Walden Ridge Tunnel on the former Tennessee Central.
A Lhoist aggregate train emerges from the tunnel at Westel on the way to the interchange with Norfolk Southern at Rockwood.
Returning from the NS interchange, the westbound Rockwood Turn exits the Walden Ridge Tunnel on the former Tennessee Central.
The eastbound Rockwood Turn exits the Walden Ridge Tunnel on the former Tennessee Central. From here, its another five miles to the NS interchange at Rockwood.
The Rockville turn rolls through Walden Ridge Tunnel on their way to swap cars with Norfolk Southern
The east end of Tennessee Central survives as Franklin Industrial Minerals (now Lhoist North America) and remains a popular draw despite its isolated area. 4023 is ex-Southern Railway....and was ... (more)
After spotting its interchange to the NS in Rockwood, TN, the Rockwood turn of private railway Lhoist America, formerly Franklin Industrial Minerals, wanders home toward Crab Orchard. Here, the fo... (more)
Former Southern Railway B23-7 No.4023 leads the westbound train over the Piney Creek Trestle on the run back to Crab Orhcard.
Former Southern Railway B23-7 No.4023 leads the westbound train back to Crab Orchard after interchanging cars with Norfolk Southern in Rockwood. No. 4023 was the last B23-7 built for the Southern ... (more)
Leased GP38-2 2171 peaks its head outside of the Walden Ridge Tunnel on the former Tennessee Central main line that is now owned by Lhoist North America.
Leased GP38-2 2171 leads a B23-7 through the Walden Ridge Tunnel on the way from Crab Orchard to Rockwood.
Leased GP38-2 2171 leads a B23-7 across the Piney Creek Trestle east of Westel. The train is crossing between the Eastern and Central time zones as it makes its way into Roane County.
Leased GP38-2 2171 leads a B23-7 through an s-curve along West End road near the community of Westel.
The FIMX Limestone Train heads East to Rockwood, TN. Where they will interchange with Norfolk Southern, they are seen here passing through Westel, TN.