Sunday morning finds local NS train A15 working the Roberta yard just west of downtown Calera. This yard primarily sees covered hoppers and open hoppers that are needed to serve the two quarries o... (more)
The winters were just as bad 15 years ago.
Local V33 crosses Big Stony Creek, arriving at timetable location "Kerns" - end of the Potts Valley Branch and limestone facility site. The crew will switch the plant, shove the loads across the c... (more)
Radford based local NS V33 arrives at Kimballton on the old N&W Potts Valley line. Only about 3.5 miles of the original line to Paint Bank, VA remain today, but there's no shortage of scenery for ... (more)
Pulling empty cooking oil tankers over a small bridge parallel to Commonwealth Ave.
A NS research train rolls across the diamond with the Ann Arbor railroad and past the NS Yard office in Milan. Just out of sight to the right 765 is being serviced for the trip to Fort Wayne.
Standing in water up to my knees, $80. Using a whole bar of soap to clean the horrible smell of contaminated water off of my legs, $4. Seeing a former N&W locomotive leading a Radford-Roanoke turn... (more)
This former N&W SD40-2 leads the eastbound Frisco local through Gate City as dusk begins to set on an unseasonably cool July evening. With thousands of locomotives stored across the country it is ... (more)