NS 3547 leading it’s train past a set of signals just South of Monticello. The train will stop at the next town to the South and drop of two of it’s units for another train to use.
The NS D36 heads towards Decatur, IL as they pass a set of Wabash signals just South of the town of Gibson City on the NS Bloomington District.
NS 3547 & then 3 more NS SD40-2’s lead the NS D36 South through Lodge, IL. The Bloomington District is a line stuck back in previous times for the most part & the small town of Lodge is a prime ... (more)
NS D49 blasts under the TP&W at Farmdale on its return trip to Good Yard in Normal, Illinois.
NS 3547 leads an extra local over the Mackinaw River bridge east of Goodfield, IL.
In a "two for the price of one" deal, Norfolk Southern's D47 power and crew drag a 98-car loaded 402 coal train west through Farmdale on the Bloomington District past some roadside eye c... (more)
NS SD40-2 3547, leads local train D32 towards Bloomington, Illinois.
Trying it’s best to look like a real “hammerhead” the underappreciated, unique-to-NS B32 is hustling some cars eastbound. This was probably the V-19 local just going as far as Abingdon. Th... (more)
NS A81 rolls by Greenbrier before all the clouds moved in for the day.
The local has drawn a matched pair or rariities and running in a manner to warm a Southern man's heart. The high cubes were moving insulation from a new plant hear Chilhowie but I haven't seen an... (more)
Northbound in late afternoon light with a small train
passing mp 240 signals, rare to see a older GE in the lead of train.
Train is working a siding @ Glasgow
Eastbound on the NS mainline with an ISG molten-iron "bottle" train.
Waiting for a light west of Bellevue
NS 921 sits under the lights at Yuma after a day of dumping ballast west of Jasper to repair the flood damage from the weekend.