NS 7717 leads a westbound on the CP Paynesville sub. The longs days of summer allow for some shots from the north side of the tracks. Power lines have been removed, no PPE required.
Imagine living in the old Railroad House apartments on the left or the Scull Street row homes on the right, with dozens of Norfolk Southern freights blasting by 24-7 with horns a-blaring...
A westbound train rolls across the old Virginian Railway trestle in Oakvale, WV behind the fire department
NS roadrailer train #264 gets underway on a beautiful summer afternoon
As the sky caved in during the afternoon, so did the timeline for NS train 24E with TFM SD70MACs leading. The train once again stands awaiting another crew to limp it into Inman Yard. Meanwhile Sa... (more)
NS manifest 145 westbound at track speed headed for Kansas City, MO
Eastbound in early morning with a manifest train.
NS ES40DC 7717 and a C40-9 lead a mixed freight through Hull, WV. MoW crews are working on replacing the CPL signal bridges at Hull, which is one of only 3 CPL signal bridges on tracks with center... (more)
Clawing it's way out of one river valley and about to drop in to the next one.
Some have to work on the forth, The need for Ethanol out East keeps the trains running. Here there passing the old CC&P sign with a green diamond.
One of the more recent delivered NS ES40DC's lead
steel empties east.
NS High & Wide Train 055 loaded with Caterpillar tractors for export, sits in beautiful early morning sunshine. Photo taken with permission.
A coal train stops at CP, Moore for a crew change.
The huge sandstone cliffs dwarf the train. This remote location along the Pokey is one of the narrowest.
A fairly new GEVO runs as a DPU on the NS 722, which now runs with the new ECP braking system. The NS GEVOs are the only units equipped to run ECP trains so the 722 now runs with three GEVOs on th... (more)