NS 223 works Whitaker Yard in Austell, GA on a beautiful clear Saturday morning with the NS #8103 GE ES44AC ( Norfolk & Western ) Heritage Unit leading 2x more NS GE locomotives.
NS's Norfolk & Western heritage unit splits the searchlights running on home rails towards St. Louis on Norfolk Southerns St. Louis District.
Locomotives: NS 8103 & NS 1058
After letting 282 clear the single track main at Clark 1/2 a mile ahead, 223 departs Hiram so that they can enter & work Whitaker yard.
The Erie heritage SD70ACe leads NS intermodal train #223 by Finch working its way up Braswell Mountain.
NS 223 is on the final approach to its terminal at Inman Yard as NS 1072, the Illinois Terminal heritage unit, leads the way.
The Erie heritage unit leads 223 east by New Albany.
The Wabash heritage unit leads NS 223 east form Louisville.
#223 yards its train at Inman Yard with a dirty Illinois Terminal heritage SD70ACe on the point.
223 meets 733 as they head for Inman Yard & the North Antelope Coal Mine in Wyoming, respectively. It's admittedly not as good as the meet that Kyle Yunker got involving the 1800 several days afte... (more)
223 approaches the MP109 Intermediates at Braswell as it begins the downhill descent of Braswell Mountain with NS 1800, the class SD70ACC, leading the way.
Kansas City to Atlanta intermodal 223 waits for a crew at Tateville.
With the Pennsylvania Heritage unit up front NS 223 heads east for Danville before heading south to Atlanta.
Southbound NS 223 nears Atlanta as it passes through Austell.
After making a fuel stop NS 223 with the 4002 in the
"Horse Mane" scheme up front departs Danville for points south.
NS 223 gallops its way east for Danville before heading south with the 4002 up front.