A few trains were caught while waiting for the conrail heritage unit. Unfortunately, the conrail came through at the last little blip of daylight.
Eastbound on the former Virginian.
NS's hot Columbus, OH to Jacksonville, FL intermodal enters Simpson yard, a few cars will be set out and 229 will continue on for about 12 miles to it's termination point of FEC Bowden Yard.
FEC bound intermodal 229 is dwarfed by the skyline of Jacksonville on a beautiful day.
NS coal drag 742 thunders eastward at Falls Mills, VA on its way to Bluefield. From there, crews will take this train to one of the several Duke Power plants scattered throughout the southeast.
The always fun to catch NS 055 with newly built Caterpillar machinery rounds a curve in Ellenwood as it heads south towards Stockbridge for a meet with a northbound freight.
There's that obscured numberboard again, with the engineer flashing a peace sign.
MTY's make their way through the Williamson Yard. And what's up with the numberboard?
NS C40-9W 9563, a BNSF H2 Dash 9 and a Conrail SD60M head west through Joliet Union Station.
NHB-14, a loaded coal train bound for Bow, NH passes a rural Vermont scene on a mild January afternoon in the southwest corner of the state.
NS 9563 is in charge of this loaded Bow(NH) Coal Train. Here it is seen at Pownal, VT
The NS Dayton District runs along a new bike path for a short distance thru downtown.
UP MPIPB 25 is waiting for a Northbound to pass, so it can cross over and go South. In an attempt not to block the crossing ahead of them, they ended up blocking a school bus at the crossing behin... (more)