NS 5218 finally gets a break from yard duty as it's seen leading local NS P77 back to NS Andrews Yard.
Local High Hood. NS 5218 has led the local P77 run for quite awhile now. Here, it heads back through Devine Junction in Columbia, running high hood forward on its way back to Andrews Yard.... (more)
Bridging Whaley. Led by an ex-SOU GP38-2, NS P77 crosses Whaley Street in Columbia, SC on its way back to Andrews Yard. I try to shoot these High Hood Diesels when I can because I'm not su... (more)
High Hood Local Part 2. Although it was the same unit, I felt fortunate to catch a High Hood unit for the second time in a week and in a different location. Here, former SOU 5218 leads P75... (more)
High Hood Local. With a little help from my friends, I caught this local train on its return from Blythewood, SC to Andrews Yard (near the State Fairgrounds) with the Columbia skyline in t... (more)
A GP38-2 teams with an SD50 on the westbound long-distance local.
Ex SOU High Hood NS 5218 heads south over the Mayo River.
One of only a handful of the ex Southern highhood GP38-2's works the "tank farm" south of Greensboro on the old CF Branch line.
Just after sunset, a highhood duo handles working Lubrizol in Gastonia.
The P77 local is returning to Andrews Yard on a beautiful morning with one of the increasingly rare high hoods in charge.
Ex SOU GP-38-2 NS 5238 heads south on the Pumpkin Vine to work Wieland Copper near Madison, NC.
5218 leads MRF across the Rockville Bridge.
Passing an old Mill Structure in Mt Bethel, the Portland Turn crosses a newly plowed street making its own path.
Passing through Banger, the local heads north to Portland. This former Southern unit is traveling ex-DL&W rails.