During an early morning golden hour, a late NS 202 makes its way through Elliston, VA heading for a crew change in Roanoke.
After waiting at Ooltewah for 734 to get out of the way, NS 201 sprints past Hickory Valley Road for the crew change at Pratt, where the next crew will take it on the next leg of it's journey for ... (more)
The last place I would catch NS 202 with the Erie heritage unit would be here at control point PKIN on the Roanoke District.
The N&W mast style CPL still stand tall at control point Vesuvius as NS 202 heads north by it with the Erie heritage SD70ACe in charge.
The Roanoke district is still littered with N&W CPL's and is one of the last holdouts for them. Here NS 202 rushes by the southbound CPL at control point Midvale.
The Erie heritage unit pulls NS 202 northbound through Natural Bridge Station over the James River on the Roanoke District.
A late NS 202 rushes east through Wabun, Va on the Christiansburg district. The Erie heritage unit leads the train by a snowy mountain on it's way to a crew change in Roanoke.
The Erie Heritage Unit leads an oil train eastbound under the old Pennsy 1937-38 catenary poles, with Harrisburg Yard and Blue Mountain in the background.
The Erie heritage unit leads 10T at the remote Broad River crossing at Shelton, SC. The train has slowed to about 25 mph to negotiate some sharp curves on the approaches. 10T will follow the Bro... (more)
Recently re-symbolled BMW train 10T starts to throttle up as they leave town and connect to the W-line's original alignment into downtown Spartanburg.
An Erie Sight. Operated by a friendly engineer, the Erie leads a load of brand new BMWs past the Amtrak Station in Columbia, SC on its way to the Port in Charleston. Unusually, the Erie ha... (more)
21D (Charleston to SC Inland Port at Greer) breaks through the still night at Pacolet, SC, about 10 miles from the junction with the Piedmont Division main in Spartanburg.
10T with the Erie heritage unit leading roll's past the old Southern Railway passenger station at Union, SC heading towards Colombia.
After snapping a few photos of 16A leaving Memphis, I hopped on I-240 and then 385 and headed over to Collierville where I proceeded towards Rossville. This is a shot right before coming into Ros... (more)