After crossing into Tennessee from Kentucky a few miles back daily Elkhart,IN - Chattanooga, TN freight 143 starts the climb up to Bear Creek on a nasty Saturday along the former Southern main. W... (more)
The former Santa Fe 202 and the now class unit of the six
SD75M's that the NS rosters leads southbound intermodal
295 as it enters Tennessee.
TVRM's SOU 630 heads south for Oneida, TN with a NS excursion on the famed Rathole.
215 charges up the grade at Winfield. Traffic was very light on this day, so there was nothing to hold this train up. The crew's trip from Burnside to here has only taken slightly over an hour.
117 is flat "hauling the mail" as it speeds through the small community of Winfield, TN, just a couple miles south of the TN/KY state line.
630 accelerates her train up to 40 MPH as she leans into a banked curve. For a brief moment, the diesel helpers disappear!
Southbound 143 on track 2 just about to meet a northbound 264 on track 1
3329 rolling south with the T45 at Winfield