In the last light of day. 119 rolls south by the church and round a sharp curve in Cramerton.
A train arriving at Gest St. meets a 264 RoadRailer departing in the opposite direction. The southbound's conductor has off-boarded, and is the man on the ground stepping into view just now.
Snow blankets the ground as a Norfolk Southern train growls up the former Lehigh Valley mainline from the confluence of the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers and heads for the summit at Pattenburg Tunnel... (more)
Southbound general manifest train 11R is struggling through town as the second unit, a GE D9-44CW, pours smoke into the cold air breeze at milepost 112 on the NS Piedmont Division mainline.
The roadrailer is running a bit late as they hustle down the BNSF Midway Sub. They'll go into UP's East Minneapolis Yard to tie up.
Rolling meet! NS 17M was crossed over to track 2 so that NS 205 and NS 21Z could blow by them on 1 keeping the hotter intermodals running track speed.
Morning hotshot 22W pulls out of the shadows at Highland Cut on a spring morning. As it crests the grade, it is all downhill to Conway.
A unit coal train tied down after loading out at Paramount Coals Toms Creek facility in Coeburn, VA
Eastbound 22W passes a farm just east of CP Enon. This shot was possible only because 22W was running east on No. 2 Track.
Illuminated by moonlight, D&H 930 rolls by the former Napierville Junction station on warm & pleasant spring evening
High Priority Merchandise Train from Norfolk Southern Interchange - Northtown, MN. (Canon EOS20D, 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM)
Eastbound 33A moves slowly across the Rock as westbound intermodal 23W passes on its left. Canon 20D and 70-200mm lens.
Always great looking-and infrequent-especially in a sea of GE's.