Only a few days into my first semester in college, I bustled over to Decatur after class to meet up with a friend of mine. Norfolk Southern's OCS train was enroute to Decatur, heading back east to... (more)
The Norfolk Southern Executive Train makes its way across the western leg of Horseshoe Curve behind the four F-Units that were the standard power on the train. Unknown at the time, this deadhead m... (more)
Last Masters. On their last time leading the OCS to the Masters at Augusta, the NS F-Units run south down the Southern's R-Line just past the small town of Johnston, SC.
NS OCS heads east
NS 270 EMD F7 throttles up with its 3 other EMD F7 mates shortly after sunset pulling an eastbound OCS train 6 miles east of Logansport, IN.
NS 955 Office Car Special slows through Downtown Altoona on it's way back from a visit to the Midwest US.
The NS business train returns to its home in Altoona, PA, as it ironically passes the Altoona Amtrak platform.
NS local C90 comes around the Horseshoe Curve with the 4 NS executive F units and one business car in tow. The local operated as a test train of the F units between Altoona and Johnstown and retur... (more)
With low hanging clouds and fog still overtaking the tracks on the west slope, the Office Car Special races uphill towards Altoona shortly before 7am. The train is coming back from a week long tri... (more)
The Norfolk Southern office car special train heads east around horseshoe curve
The NS OCS soars above the town of Kenova on the Ohio River bridge as it continues north to Bellevue.
Ponies and PatriotismThe NS Office Car Special descends the Horseshoe Curve just after 10 am on a damp summer morning.
The NS OCS train continues on a deadhead move to Chicago after being help up in Berea, Ohio for nearly an hour.
NS 956, the empty Norfolk Southern OCS back to Altoona, Pa, screams northbound through Athens, Tennessee, in perfect late afternoon light. There's hardly any places on the NS Knoxville west end th... (more)
The Norfolk Southern business train, complete with A-B-B-A covered wagons, rolls east through South Bend, Indiana after an 06:00 departure out of Ashland Avenue Yard in Chicago.