As rain clouds begin to settle over the Roanoke Valley, NS 77A tackles the grade in Shawsville with an AC44C6M on the point. 77A is an empty train out of the Clover Power Plant in Clover, VA.
Testing by CN of these two NS GE AC44C6M's and having them pull ore cars between Two Harbors, MN and U.S. Steel Minntac in Mtn. Iron. Here are the duo just feet onto the CN Minntac Sub at Wolf com... (more)
Testing on the former DMIR by CN of these two NS GE AC44C6M's pulling ore cars on the CN Iron Range Sub between Two Harbors, MN and U.S. Steel Minntac.
Mere moments before NS 4242 rounded the curve it was raining at this location as they were running south down the CN Missabe Sub, moving 138 ore cars as the first test of NS's DC-to-AC GEs on CN'... (more)
Running south down the CN Missabe Sub, NS 4242 and NS 4417 are moving 138 ore cars as the first test of NS's DC-to-AC GEs on CN's ore lines has begun. Might be a first with NS power and older Mis... (more)
Seconds after northbound traffic cleared on the CN Missabe Sub and the signal turned green, NS 4242 hit the lights and throttled up to begin moving 138 ore cars and with it the first test of NS's ... (more)
Norfolk Southerns Juniata Locomotive Shops
A mix of autoracks and intermodal from Kansas City is seen running south on the GS&F Macon District on a pleasant Saturday morning. The lead unit was rebuilt from Dash 9-44CW #9081 to a AC44C6M i... (more)
Near Falls Mills, VA Norfolk Southern #4087 splits the signals heading east to Bluefield, WV with a loaded coal train on the evening of April 16, 2021.
Norfolk Southern #4087 coasts downgrade under the westbound signals at CP Bluestone along the former N&W Pocahontas Division on the evening of April 16, 2021.
Coal loads for the Hyco plant on the Durham District diverge off the former Virginian (now NS) Altavista District at Patrick Henry.
NS 217 heads west along the Pocahontas Division with NS 4001 on point as it crosses a small bridge over Elkhorn Creek in the late morning hours.
Four NS locomotives lead westbound intermodal NS 22A up the 1.3% grade through Shawsville, VA on a sunny July day.
Norfolk Southern 4109 (AC44C6M) lends a hand to the BNSF in moving a coal through Sedalia, Colorado.
During an early morning winter golden hour, NS 4378 leads grain train 52E down grade through Hardy, WV.