A matched train of brand-new covered hoppers climbs the grade out of downtown Raleigh with one of NS's specially painted AC44C6Ms in the consist.
A fairly clean Canadian National GEVO sits with 85 loads of corn for Tate and Lyle awaiting a crew.
A loaded grain train sits tied down at Baxter Avenue with one of a few full "whiteface" SD70Ms leading.
A scene which is repeated (usually) several times a week. Grain loads bound for Tate & Lyle in Loudon, TN sit tied down in Knoxville, awaiting a new crew to complete the journey.
Grain loads lean into the super-elevated curve at Harriman Junction, heading south.
With a fairly new ACe on the point, NS 46G sits tied down at Baxter Ave., where it's been for at least the past 24 hours. At some point, a crew will take the grain loads to the Tate & Lyle facilit... (more)
A trio of BNSF GEs are on the point of an 85 car loaded grain train bound for Loudon, Tennessee.
Southbound grain loads bound for Loudon, TN tied down at Baxter Ave waiting for a new crew to complete the journey. The now-empty marker light locations on the nose can leave little doubt that th... (more)
The crew of 46G has begun to tie down their train after bringing it down from Burnside, KY. A new crew will be called several hours later to take it the rest of the way to the Staley plant in Loud... (more)
Three NS ES44AC's including the original NS heritage unit leads a heavy grain train east by Waddy.
A pair of brand new NS ES44ACs and a year old SD70ACe bring a loaded grain train eastbound through Harrodsburg, KY.
Two recently released GE ES44AC's from Erie lead a loaded grain train over the NS Louisville District near Waddy. Spring is in full bloom in Central Kentucky with wild flowers in bloom and blue sk... (more)
Eastbound at Clark Station after a light dusting.
South/eastbound grain loads behind an all EMD consist has just crossed the daimonds with the Alton & Southern.
Former Conrail GE smokes it up with a northbound grain load heading for Decatur Illinois.