NS 50V arrives at its final destination with a trio of EMD SD70 variants powering this loaded grain train.
The rail-grinder prepares to tie down for a night stay in Bath SC then it is back to work.
With recent news that 4610 is soon to meet the paint bucket, the black paint bucket more precisely, I thought back to this happy memory from this summer where we see 4610 roaring through Ward,SC o... (more)
NS 156 rips through downtown Leesville with the NS 4610 on the point. Rumor is that this unit will soon meet the black paint bucket.
NS 4610 notches up to get train 156 moving after meeting NS 155 at Summit, the last passing siding on the R-Line before Columbia.
NS 4610 charges upgrade just south of Ridge Springs, SC on the point of NS 156. Apparently the lead unit of the train was having problems in Savannah and this was the only unit available in the ya... (more)
NS 156 with the NS 4610 rolls past the elaborate International Peach Exchange mural in Johnston, SC. This is peach country with acres of Peach groves lining the R line as it passes through the cou... (more)
With sand down and prime movers screaming, NS 156 departs the Summit siding with a heavy train. Though the units were struggling hard to get the train started on the grade, the engineer had the tr... (more)
NS 4610 leads NS 156 through a railfan created duststorm as it eases past the south end of Summit siding where it will meet its southbound counterpart 155.
NS 156 rolls north through the vast Peach groves at Trenton, SC with the best looking locomotive on the NS roster in the lead. In the background a thick layer of fog can be seen rising from the Sa... (more)