Awaiting authority to proceed westbound out of Detroit.
The quietness of downtown Bessemer City, NC, gets broken by the sound of a fast stack train with a duo of standard cab GEs leading the way.
Two big C-Cs push hard on the rear of a southbound grain load even before they get out of Cincinnati. The head end is already fighting the beginning slope of Erlanger Hill.
We are in the middle of a mid December rain streak that has been going on for days, and will go on for days to come. NS 913 flies southbound through the dreary dark rain clouds that seem to be avo... (more)
NS 8793 and a sister C40-9W shove hard on the rear of southbound grain train 44T as helper set 976. This unit train is headed to Harrisonburg, VA on local subsidiary Chesepeake Western's rails to... (more)
Late in the afternoon on a beautiful late winter day, H3W comes north up the Buffalo Line with a healthy train and nice leader.
Empty NS coal train 885 works east between Burket and Claypool, Indiana past an old barn that looks like it's days are numbered.
Complete with NS brakestick and American flag, coal drag 81W bursts out of Glen Alum tunnel and runs along the slide fence.
This crew is proudy displaying an American flag in the window of this spartan cab dash 9.
A coal train awaits a signal to go west out of the Williamson Yard. A Conrail Dash 8 is the second unit back.
A southbound NS manifest rolls through Chilhowie, VA, just north of Abingdon.
Sir Toppham 8793 leads a day-late 15T down the Lurgan Branch to Hagerstown. Canon EOS Digital Rebel w/ 75-300mm USM lens
A loaded NS mine run out of the Toms Creek Complex drops down grade through the remains of downtown Bondtown, Va. A sad reminder of the area's coal boom heyday.