FRA, Round 2NS 906, a FRA Geometry research train, rolls quietly under the PT 227 signals at Fostoria. Interestingly, this signal still displays its 'G' grade sign despite NORAC rul... (more)
FRA on the SlopeNS 3404 leads a pair of FRA Geometry research cars down from Horseshoe Curve thru what is historically known as SLOPE Interlocking (now part of CP-Altoona).
An NS pig iron train heads through rural Sidney, with an SD40-2 and two GP60s for power. Nice to see a solid consist of standard cab EMDs these days!
What an EMD lashup! 4 different NS paint schemes including 2 in Conrail no less: NS 3404, NS 3062, NS 5633 and NS 7144 lead 344 east towards Bellevue from Toledo with 23 loads, 20 empties and abo... (more)
Via trackage rights, NS BX44 heads east over the trestle with two consecutively numbered ex-CR engines, the 3404, and 3405
After chasing this train from Emory Gap(E.G. Tower) in Hariman,Tn. and getting it on video several times, I snag a digital shot of the colorful classic lashup as the trains rolls into downtown Roc... (more)
Third off-day in a row I have captured 37Q plodding south, but this time, I had time to catch him coming through CP Ship. Canon EOS 10D w/ 300mm F/4L IS lens. 1/320 sec. @ F/6.3. ISO 200.
My first digital picture with a Fujifilm Finepix S7000 camera.
NS 265 heads west in the early evening today. This is the first non-coal train I've heard with an all numeric symbol.
UP Southbound Freight Train leans into an elevated curve at Reynoldsville, Illinois
Ex-Conrail NS 3404 waits on the main for coal train NS 72J to get thorugh NS Forrest Yard and go into White Siding.
NS 720 Passing Parrot Ave Atlanta