A single Dash-8 rolls by the Northfork CPL on the NS Whitethorne District (ex-VGN main).
A pair of Dash 8 pushers head back west through Control Point Northfork on the NS Whitethorne District. This line is primarily eastbound traffic, so any west movement is a treat. Dash 8's are slat... (more)
Into the Sun. NS 51V heads north from Columbia, SC to Simpson on the Southern/NS R-Line, crossing Assembly Street near the former Union Station on a bright sunny morning.
51V heads into Altoona, PA with a solo -9 on the point under the signals at CP-HOMER.
Westbound grain empties snake into the yard at Bluefield on a gorgeous summer evening. NS SD60E 6925 leads Southern Pacific 266, one of only a few SP AC44s not patched by Union Pacific.
The N&W Color Position Lights, or CPL's still stand tall at this location, with some not so friendly looking clouds looming behind. NS Train 51V, an empty grain train, is seen heading north with a... (more)
The rising sun breaks through the clouds and illuminates the autumn colors of the Allegheny Mountains. 51V climbing the hill before ducking into the tunnels at Gallitzin and heading down the &quo... (more)
51V giving it all it's got coming up track 3 on the "east slope" as a loaded coal train eases its way down into Altoona, probably the 590 I would shoot later in the day to the east, on t... (more)
A late season snow has covered the top of the mountain with a few inches of powder with a empty grain train making its way up the mountain.
A family enjoying the Potomac as I enjoy the view of 51V from the banks.
Its getting rarer and rarer to find these Ex-CR SD50's running on NS trains... I was lucky enough to catch this one at Newport, pulling an empty grain train which originated in Virginia... here NS... (more)
An empty grain train heads west as 20R just arrives on track 2...
This empty grain train rolls west under the 121 signal bridge with a quartet of NS C40-9Ws in charge.