The end of an era... The final NS 381, operating as NS train No. 610 makes its final northbound pickup in the small industrial yard of Nitro on the ex-Conrail West Virginia Secondary. As th... (more)
A 4-unit set of SD40E's shove on the rear of PPLX coal train 538, splitting the tri-light signals at CP-MO in Cresson as he assaults the West Slope.
The final NS southbound 380 is about to enter Langsville Tunnel for the last time. One more train, northbound 381, will pass through this tunnel before the rails fall silent.
The last of its kind run its final train on the NS West Virginia Secondary
This is rumored to be the last northbound revenue train NS runs on the West Virginia Secondary. The last southbound will likely run tomorrow, and then the rails will rust over. Today was an unseas... (more)
A pair of SD40E's helpers are on an easy push as this 502 slowly pulls east pass AR Tower and begin down the steep grade. Trains have to slow depending on tons per operating brake before descendin... (more)
A pair of SD40E's have just shove this freight train out of Altoona and over the Alleghenies Mountains. Now the crew will ride on the back of 11K til they meet an eastbound needed assistant coming... (more)
A pair of SD40E helpers shove a westbound coal train towards Pittsburgh. An MOW crew is waiting to get time to do a rail replacement. The PRR signal bridge will eventually be removed when NS ins... (more)
Keeping traffic moving over the mountain grades in the Alleghenies is these set of helpers based out of Altoona. Helper crews keep busy shoving or moving around to be in position for the next shov... (more)
With help from a couple of Cunuck units, 10X rounds the curve into Harriman at Strange with 114 boxcars in tow.
A pair of SD40E helpers shove hard on the back of loaded coal train 862.
On a Rainy, Windy & Winter's day, Norfolk Southern Local A84 heads back South to Wilton, AL. After doing work at Precision Strip Steel Mill in Talladega, AL. They are seen here passing through Bar... (more)
NS SD40E No. 6347 leads the Pomona-Linwood turn job P84 north through Thomasville, NC just before midnight.