A446, a Fon Du Lac, WI to Chicago, IL (BRC Clearing Yard) freight heads east through New Lenox with foreign power, in the form of a pair of Norfolk Southern GE's.
Norfolk Southern NS 9268 9-40CW run thru Duke Energy coal train at Indiana Southern Railroad Ashby Yard Petersburg Indiana August 6, 2012
Shortly before dawn, westbound 11V makes a stop at CP LEETS to allow 10G to pass.
The first major snow fall of the year slams Southwest VA and NS 188 battles Eastward through the hamlet of Pepper.
Westbound roadrailer train 261 rumbles across the Cleveland Drawbridge, completing its venture on the Cleveland Line and entering Chicago Line territory.
West Bound through Leipsic Jct.
NS 218 heads east over the former Virginian between Roanoke and Hurt. When the train reaches Hurt it will use the Hurt Connection to get on the old Southern and continue south toward Greensboro, N... (more)
Stack Train 21G heads towards CP BELL as it runs north on the Mon Line. The hi-rail truck in the foreground is on the Isle Connecting Track.
After stopping for a few minutes north of Marion due to one of the containers leaking sand, the 218 heads though Marion, and pounds the diamonds as it crosses the CSX Mt Victory Sub.
Crewmembers squint to see the signal at the west end of the short Abingdon siding at around 6:52PM. A little detour on the way to Financial Peace class. It's in the budget.
NS 9268 leads 19G onto the Sherman Creek Bridge in Duncannon.
Bad ordered in a remote siding in the middle of nowhere, far from home rails and under a threatening summer sky. Could not be a more appropriate location for being bad ordered away from home: the ... (more)
A future railfan joins me watching NS 22A as it crosses Beaver Creek just east of Bristol, VA.