I came to this location the first time over a year ago to wait on a northbound, but the light ran out before the train came. After running a couple of errands in Marshall, I saw on ATCS that anot... (more)
Slide scan of NS coal train 720 as it makes it's way down Saluda grade at MP35 [Melrose] The head end just past the run away track on the rear is P90 Pushers helping bring the train down the grade
After meeting its counterpart train NS 202, NS 201 (Harrisburg,PA-Rossville,TN) get the signal by both NS and CSX to proceed onto the NS/CSX connection track at Wauhatchie (MP-5.5 CP-Wauhatchie) o... (more)
One of Norfolk Southern's recently repainted D9-40CWs is on the point of hotshot intermodal 203 as it ducks under a wooden bridge in the small village of Mt. Airy. This train had engine trouble in... (more)
Atlanta bound intermodal train 213 thunders into the small town of Cornelia, GA under the classic Southern cantilever after a meet with 238 near Mount Airy. This shot is no longer possible since t... (more)
Sand is flying and exhaust smoke fills the air, as No. 81V assaults the last few hundred yards of 1.7% grade, while crawling uphill into the quaint community of Honaker, Va., along NS' Clinch Vall... (more)
The Bluefield Loco Shop sees plenty of action.
NS 18M passes by one of the only remaining CPL's left on the Columbus District, and the last one still standing in Chillicothe. It's days are numbered though, as a new signal support is laying off... (more)
After waiting for an empty autorack train to pass on the right, the NS intermodal gets ready to leave the 32 St. interlock while a BNSF transfer comes up the the left.