Making good time from Bristol to Knoxville, 165 sweeps under a one-lane wooden bridge out in the countryside.
A dramatic sky unfolds at dusk on a frigid January morning as NS 15T ducks through the classic Norfolk & Western Railway cantilevers at Radford, Virginia. These signals have now been cut over afte... (more)
Three locomotives lead Norfolk Southern manifest freight train 165 north through Thomasville, NC on a sunny March 3, 2018.
Four Union Pacific-owned locomotives lead Norfolk Southern manifest freight train 165 through Greensboro, NC on January 2, 2018.
NS 165 thundering through Tomasville with a colorful consist of western visitors (and a NS SD60 for good measure). The sun managed to poke through the clouds just long enough to illuminate the tra... (more)
KCS 4106 leads a manifest train out of Linwood Yard onto the main on its way to Chattanooga, Tn.
Tennessee crew is on board and anxious to depart as e.b. 134 eases by on the siding.
Norfolk Southern train 165 cruises through High Point, NC on August 15, 2017.
Secondary Line Operation
Going by track warrant rules, the West- End dispatcher had giving a track authority for the NS 165 ((Linwood,NC- Knoxville,TN) to proceed out of the sidin... (more)
Definitely a historical shot here, with telegraph poles and a classic N&W CPL, seen standing guard at Stone's Mill as westbound 165 eases by.
NS 165 crosses the Holston River after a quick crew change at the state line in Bristol.
On a chilly Sunday morning, Norfolk Southern's mixed freight 165 climbs the steep grade at "Schuleen" and continues west on the Pulaski District.
Spring is in the air in western North Carolina as the Southern returns to home rails and leads westbound 165 across the River line at Nocona.
NS 165 flies across the BL line as they are westbound and down. Just shortly after, a loaded Q44 coal train will pass under, bound for Asheville, NC.
On a beautiful hot July afternoon in Marion, the NS 165 rolls west by the EB Marion CPL making its maiden trek across the Pulaski District bound for Chattanooga Tennessee. This manifest has now be... (more)