An NS catfish and 4 UP units lead an I-Modal north by Nickajack Lake. The wreath and cross mark the spot where a trespasser was struck and killed early one morning.
HLCX 7190 leads CSX Q255 past a couple fisherman on a beautiful fall afternoon.
NS 389 skirts across Nickajack Lake on the CSX J line enroute to Memphis,TN. Included in this colorful consist is a Soo Line GP38-2 #4511
NS 6649 leads a CSX empty grain train by Nickajack Lake.
One of the last rays of evening sun finds its way between the mountains to spotlight this former SP Tunnel Motor.
An all EMD consist thunders through the elevated curve and begins to parallel the Tennessee River.
NS 9390 leads it's train around Nickajack Lake in the last bit of sunlight of the day.
Water hurts; water heals. The Tennessee River and a passing coal train help ease the pain from the seventh anniversary of a major loss in her life.
Smoke from a mountain fire creates a haze on Monteagle in the background.
Early morning light breaks across the mountain top as a northbound empty coke train rumbles across the causeway. SOO SD60 6056 trails.
NB freight skirts the lake
HLCX 9028, a former MPI lease unit, trails.
A CSX general merchandise freight rumbles north along Nickajack Lake.
An empty GA Power Sherer coal train heads west to the Powder River Basin for another load.