A 12 axle flatcar with a total capacity of 730,000 pounds holds an approximately 150 ton new Rotor for a 600MW generator.
V78 shoves into North Carolina caboose-first.
V78 runs south to Pine Hall with only a caboose in tow.
V78 returns North with only a caboose on a rare trip south of Belews Creek Junction.
V78 snakes through the S-Curves at Mayodan
V78 rolls past a farm and through the small town of Ridgeway, Virginia. See May 2006 issue of TRAINS Magazine.
V78 Leaves the power plant and heads down the BC Spur back towards the mainline.
V78 Backs over the Dan River to deliver some cars to the Belews Creek Power Plant.
V78 Runs long hood forward through Madison.
V78 passes the empty hulk of a former Yarn Mill.
A very late V78 heads South at Watkins.
V78 comes to a clear signal at Watkins.
V78 slowly rolls through Madison, NC.
ex-N&W Caboose #518600 tags along on the end of the V78 shifter.