Characteristic of the old Southern Railroad days a modern day GE runs long hood forward as it leads 143 south for Chattanooga. The trailing ACe 1000 had developed some problem causing the crew to ... (more)
Southbound NS 143 with two vintage SD40-2's in command head for Chattanooga as autumn colors peak.
Meeting a northbound at Rockwood two vintage SD40-2's one former N&W and the other Southern lead NS 143 south towards
Two vintage SD40-2's one former N&W and the other Southern
lead NS 143 south towards Chattanooga as it nears Rockwood.
NS southbound 143 is lead by UP's Spirit of America as it crosses Lake Cumberland. At Burnside a fresh crew will board to take the train onto Chattanooga.
UP 1943, the Spirit of the Union Pacific, leads NS 143 across the Green River Trestle at South Fork as it makes a run up toward Kings Mountain
1943 in the fuel racks after bringing 143 into Cattanooga Tn
Majoring flooding along the Kentucky River that pounded Eastern Kentucky has found its way to Central Kentucky. With flood waters surrounding the trees and covering the lower roadways, NS 143 cros... (more)
With fisherman trying their luck on Lake Cumberland below southbound NS 143 slows above for a crew change at Burnside.
NS 143 arrives into Chattanooga, TN to terminate and too break down it's train with the NS #8104 GE ES44AC ( Lehigh Valley ) Heritage Unit leading the way.
"Southern serves the South"
Elhart,IN - Chattanooga, TN mixed freight 143 exits Tunnel 25 and prepares to duck into the dark abyss of Tunnel 26 at Oakdale with the Southern heritage u... (more)
After crossing into Tennessee from Kentucky a few miles back daily Elkhart,IN - Chattanooga, TN freight 143 starts the climb up to Bear Creek on a nasty Saturday along the former Southern main. W... (more)
Southbound 143 flies under the signals at McCoy.
Norfolk Southern Train 143 heads south through Trussville, AL.
Norfolk Southern Train 143 heads south through Steele, AL.