Detour on the Road Less Travelled: Because of the derailment of CSX Q404 at Townley Interlocking in Union, NJ on 12/08/17, most freight traffic to/from the greater New York City area needed... (more)
Moving at a brisk pace, NS 20K rolls through Cove, PA and under the deactivated signal bridge at MP 116 on the NS Pittsburgh Line with a heritage unit trailing second.
NS Train 20K rockets under the Pennsy signal bridge at Tipton.
Eastbound afternoon stack train on the Norfolk Southern Lehigh Line. NS 8998 (C44-9W) is the second unit.
Eastbound stack train on the NS Lehigh Line. UP 5272 is the second unit.
NS 20K rumbles east through Hummelstown, Pa.
NS 20K glides through CP-Altoona and past the former Alto Interlocking tower that once guarded Alto Interlocking in town. The CP-Altoona interlocking now controls all movement through the former A... (more)
NS 20K leans into the Curve at MP 225 with the remains of the 225.2 Signalbridge laying on ground, awaiting trucking to a scrapping yard.
Rolling under the signal bridge at MP 116, NS 20K heads east toward Harrisburg with an intermodal train full of UPS packages. This train originates in Chicago and is headed to New Jersey.
A late NS 20K glides downhill through Slope interlocking and under the classic ex-PRR signal bridge. A new signal bridge at the location can be seen being erected to the left. This image was taken... (more)
Eastbound loaded oil train coming out of the fog.
Eastbound at mp 153 signals.
A teenage railfan is filming "The Jolly Green Giant" (the Illinois Terminal Heritage Unit) with his iPad while his dad and younger brothers look on. The station was built by the Philade... (more)
NS 7626 leads 20K east through Hammond.
After 20K moved through Altoona without stopping and then flew down the Pittsburgh line at track speed, I was barely in time to catch it here over the bridge in Mount Union. 20K was a short train... (more)