Another loaded coal train getting ready to depart Appalachia.
One Last Ride
On March 16, 2015 Norfolk Southern delivered the final Ringling Brothers circus train to the IZOD center as the arena was set to close after the final performance... (more)
A rare NS SD70M-2 is the leader of the Slaton, TX to Barstow, CA manifest as it rolls through Flagstaff during an early afternoon day. In the background, a monsoon rain storm hits the northern are... (more)
"Circus in the Meadows"
NS H81 made history as it delivered the Last Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus train to the Izod center before the iconic arena closes its... (more)
NS 9761 leading an empty hopper train over Oakvale, WV
An early morning intermodal crosses the Rockville Bridge from Marysville to Rockville on its way to work Harrisburg...
Southbound passing former PRR passenger station in late evening light , with shadows crawling across tracks , lucky to get this train before the light left.
NS 261 came through Lyons just at the right time, mere seconds before shadows covered the rails. The train, along with 25M who is following on his blocks, will pause at Blandon to allow 20W to pas... (more)
A colorful consist leads the NS 18M through Kenova, taking the high line. The consist included an NS SD70M-2, a leased SOO SD60, NS ES40DC, GMTX former Oakway SD60, an additional NS SD70M-2, an In... (more)
With a wild "every other one" lashup NS 18M heads east at Vickers with NS 2664, CEFX (ex-SOO) 6008, NS 7568, GMTX 9071, NS 2773, INRD 6011 and NS 9345. It's a shame the Indian Railroad unit was b... (more)
A westbound UPS train heads over Bridge #6 between Spruce Creek and Tyrone. Two fishermen just left the spot below the arches after the sun dropped below the mountain behind me...
11A rolls down the ramp from the Fort Wayne Bridge and through a neighborhood that looks like a nice place to live for any railfan just north of downtown.
Norfolk Southern's Detroit to Norfolk intermodal #228 rolls right by the houses and buildings of tiny Markham, VA on the former Southern Harrisonburg branch, now known as NS' B line.
NS SD70M-2 2664 leads empty coal train 715 out of the west portal of Natural Tunnel with cold waters of Stock Creek flowing in the foreground. It is amazing to see what the force of water will do ... (more)
Heavy duty power on an EB bound for Bluefield.