NS 65R powers up the dip in the tracks, called the Garfield Sag, just east of Beloit, Ohio.
It just so happened that today's eastbound builder was the next train behind a 93 car manifest that derailed and blocked both main tracks in central Minnesota. With most of the passengers moved t... (more)
At around 6:00 AM on Dec. 1st, BNSF freight M-GFDNTW put 32 cars on the ground at Bluffton, MN. The accident blocked the eastbound Empire Builder #8, forcing it to stop at New York Mills. A... (more)
One of the great allures of the N&W west of Roanoke is the large amount of old railroad infrastructure. This coaling tower at Vicker is one of six I've found between here and Kenova.
Harrisburg-bound intermodal heads east on main one at milepost 332 of the Pittsburgh Line.
NS 384 rumbles past the 27th street tower and a new signal bridge awaiting erection in the background as it heads for Irondale with a lot of coil cars at the head end of its train.
The tail end pusher of the eastbound moves through the yards past a parked local on an adjacent track.