In a typical Southwest, Virginia scene Westbound intermodal train 217 (Charlotte, NC to Chicago, IL) charges up the grade at Shawsville while a farmer totally indifferent to the passing trains cut... (more)
Westbound 217 passes through Falls Branch with the Pennsylvania RR heritage unit leading and one of the DC/AC rebuild special paints trailing.
An increasingly rare C40-9 standard cab leads 217 Westbound out of Mingo Tunnel in Williamson. Due to the AC44C6M rebuild program, the number of C40-9's in active service is quickly decreasing.
On a beautiful November morning, hotshot No. 217 accelerates westbound on the former Nickel Plate Road with Norfolk Southern's Illinois Terminal Heritage locomotive leading. The train is passing a... (more)
217 passes Westbound through Sprigg with the Illinois Terminal Heritage Unit on point.
The only westbound in a sea of eastbounds on this gorgeous September afternoon, hotshot intermodal 217 is crawling upgrade across the infamous Coopers Trestle on the NS Pocahontas Division. As so... (more)
217 rolls West under the new Safetran Cantilever at Nolan with a new Tier 4 leader.
The Savannah & Atlanta heritage unit leads 217 Westbound through Borderland, passing the West End of the interlocking.
Westbound intermodal train 217 passes the Nelson Bros facility at Goodman, with the Savannah & Atlanta heritage unit leading a long train of domestic containers and trailers.
Eastbound empty coal train J14, headed into Williamson Yard, meets Westbound intermodal train 217,with the Savannah & Atlanta heritage unit leading, headed out of town at the West end of the Willi... (more)
218 heads south near Lucasville, Ohio under a beautiful blue October sky.
217 passes through Sprigg with a UP SD70ACe leading an ex-UP SD90MAC.
Westbound intermodal train passes through Merrimac with NS 1065, the Savannah & Atlanta heritage unit, leading.
Sign of the times at Sprigg. 217 passes through as an installation on a new safetran signal has taken place this afternoon, as another set of N&W Style CPL signal's days become numbered.
At the end of a beautiful clear April evening, westbound intermodal 217 races across the N&W Ohio River Bridge on it's trip west towards Columbus and points beyond.