Our next shot and my final chase shot 213 crosses over the Pacolet River with CBFX 6030.
Next spot we chased it to was Grover, NC. You couldn't have picked a better day for something neat like this to run. Also notice the difference in the number boards.
Word soon got out that 213 had a CBFX XBN SD60M leading. And the railfans came out for this one. So here's 213 in the trench in Gastonia. This is where we joined in the chase.
Having successfully made the 17 mile climb over the mountain, 221 accelerates past Cornelia as the rain begins to pick up again.
The rain has slowed to a drizzle as NS 221 crosses the Tugalo River into Georgia on a rain soaked summer afternoon. A western trio, headed by a former Burlington Northern SD60M, leads the Charlott... (more)
28N shatters the silence in the small town of Orange, MA. Ex-BN triclops SD60M leads an all EMD consist on the former Boston & Maine mainline through the Berkshires.
An ex BN triclops SD60M, CBFX 6030, leads 28N east out of the Hoosac Tunnel.