35Q moves high above the Potomac River on the Norfolk Southern H Line during a frigid winter sunrise
"ROJO EL COLOR DEL AMOR"
My Spanish may be rusty, but this old Norfolk & Western CPL signal sure is. The signal is accented by lighting provided by Sean Hoyden using 2 off ca... (more)
A long way from home, this Ferromex leader passes a classic N&W signal in Shepherdstown, West Virginia northbound towards Hagerstown.
"213 DIVERGING APPROACH SHEPHERDSTOWN MAIN TO SIDING"
"12R MEETS 213" It's a very chilly 10 degrees at Shepherdstown, WV as 213 sits in the siding to meet the oncoming 12R. The venerable Norfolk and Western CPL signals stand guard both in ... (more)
"CLEAR ORION " The Norfolk and Western CPL at Shepherdstown, WV displays a clear indication for Norfolk Southern train 15T on the railroad's H Line. The constellation "Orion" can be see... (more)
A loaded rail train with 3 SD40-2s on the point heads south along the Hagerstown District in fading Autumn light.
A trio of SD40-2s lead a southbound rail train from Maryland into West Virginia. In the consist are NS 3531, NS 3334 and NS 3445.
With a trio of SD40-2's at the helm, loaded rail train 914 crosses over the Potomac River in some sweet evening light.
A pair of UP SD60Ms lead the NS 38Q Knoxville, TN to Harrisburg, PA manifest from West Virginia into Maryland over the Potomac River. Also in the consist is NS 2525 (SD70), NS 2674 (SD70M-2), NS 5... (more)
After conveniently waiting for the sun to fall behind the tree line, NS 16T rolls across the Potomac River and into Shepherdstown, West Virginia.
"Red Moon Rising" The southbound Shepherdstown N&W CPL signal displays a restricting (stop) signal as an early June crescent Moon hovers overhead in the blue hour.
Artistic interpretat... (more)
"High Hopes" These classic N&W Color Position Light signals protect the siding and main at the northern interlocking of the Shepherdstown Siding just after sunset.
"High Above the Flood" The Potomac River is angry as heavy rains from the previous day dropped up to 5 inches of rain in the area. High above the raging waters is NS manifest ... (more)
NS train 35Q heads over the trestle at Shepherdstown as it heads south with the GoRail unit 3rd out.