With a long string of autoracks in two, NS 27N rolls through Cove, PA and into the late afternoon sun.
Passing a small pond.
With 5 units and 125 empties, 83A rolls through Vivian (Kimball) Westbound. The train will set off 2 units and 60 empties at Caples, and continue with the remaining train up the Tug Fork Branch to... (more)
BNSF's H CSXPAS1 08 detouring over MRL, digs into the start of Mullan Pass, leaving Helena behind, after adding helpers at Tobin, MT.
NS 15T makes some noise through downtown Elkton.
NS 9947 Passing Historic Reading Station in Pottsown, PA in the early morning. The station was built in 1928 and was active long enough to be served by SEPTA diesel service trains until 1981. It w... (more)
Westbound racks roll past the decrepit remains of the Southern Railway depot at Limestone, TN. The gons on the house track are full of fresh ties--so the T&S gang isn't far behind.
A C40-9W leads two UP units on the Croxton-Atlanta UPS train.
The sun's setting and going around the curve heading to NS bridge 5, NS 9947 is the last unit on the 8 unit light power move as they will be heading to N.I.T. As their is a surprise up ahead EX Co... (more)
In the last light, the sun glints off 21G as it heads west over the OC Bridge.
Eastbound on the ex-PRR Cleveland & Pittsburgh line, an NS roadrailer, possibly train 262, flies past Highland Road at 70 MPH in light snow, throwing up bow waves like a speedboat.
NS 053 is hauling a train of steel plates as well as a US Army SW8 heading for the RR Museum in Sacramento.