After losing the #4 traction motor while pushing the NS 756 to Belews Creek Steam Station, the NS 8721 has the motor replaced with an axle for the trip back to the repair shop in Roanoke.
A NS Dash 8 leads 224 west as it nears Louisville.
Only moments after a brief downpour, the clouds begin to break and the sun shines on the storage line in Chattanooga as a quite vivid rainbow arcs across the eastern sky.
After losing the #4 traction motor while pushing the NS 756 to Belews Creek Steam Station, the NS 8721 has the motor replaced with an axle for the trip back to the repair shop in Roanoke, Va
A train that has recently been reinstated on NS is #144, bound for points north out of DeButts Yard in Chattanooga.
A late-running 213 flies south on track two at Kannapolis minutes before meeting 212 in the tracks ahead.
Westbound NMED awaits a fresh crew to bring it the remaining 20 miles to East Deerfield yard.
Stone train 61M pulls out onto the main from the Mol-Dok
A pair of GE's pull a stone train out of the Mol-Dok.
NS intermodal train 230 rolls thru Jenkinsburg.
61M switches the Mol-Dock as eastbound 20G races east on No. 2 Track. I planned on shooting them side-by-side but westbound 69Q showed up on No. 3 Track and threw a monkey wrench into my plans!
After providing switching services to the grain elevator in Homer, NS 8721 heads hammerhead forward east back to Tilton Yard.