NS intermodal 23K is westbound at milepost 488 on the Chicago Line.
Making a brief stop in Irondale, NS engine #9487 is moments away from throttling up and blowing its air horn as it heads east. There's a train exiting Norris Yard also on this late night.
A mixed consist hauling a mixed intermodal and autorack consist westbound. By now he should have his instuctions for arrival at the crew change point in Bristol, VA/TN.
Due to an excess of international container traffic in July of 2012, NS ran a number of extra 238s (Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC). Seen here is I38 slowly picking up speed at Magnolia headed for ... (more)
20R has just left the pad with a new crew and is rolling through the Maumee river bridge on their way out of town.
3 railfans take their shot of 218 passing through Ashville, in the spot once occupied by a smaller grain elevator.
Eastbound coal train NS 500 is passing the Triple Crown facility at the east end of Rutherford yard at CP Beaver.
NS 587 heads past Alcosan's sewage settling pools and begins its climb up the ramp to the OC Bridge as the morning fog is still burning off over the river.
Empties head toward Johnstown.
NS 587 empty coal train heads under the impressive McKees Rocks Bridge
NS intermodal train 20E charges eastbound on track 1 with a Conrail sandwich around the curve and by the signal at CP Phoenix on the Harrisburg Line under sunny morning skies.
Westbound 17Q passes a field of fall flowers west of New Galilee.
WB # 22A with a huge mostly intermodal train at the top of another "hump".
262 Heads eastbound in the snowfall @ 12:49pm
The Eastbound John Deere train passes through New Galillie