NS 51Z has just came off the R line. And is making it's way north past North Advanced in Charlotte with a veteran D8W leading.
AMTRAK #20 the north bound Crescent rolls over I-85 on a clear and cold fall morning. This train was nearly 9 hours late which allowed for the early morning shot.
In the last light of day. 119 rolls south by the church and round a sharp curve in Cramerton.
173 rolls south just by CP Ranlo with NS 8168. NS 8168 is unique to other NS ES44AC's. The number broads are white on black. Instead of the black on white they usually use.
NS 213 waste no time by the Gastonia water tower and the Amtrak station.
154 rolls under the Intermediates with a freshly painted UP AC4400CW. This train had the NS honoring first responders GP38-2 unit as a DPU and it's train one the rear of 154.
204 comes by Lowell, NC as the fall colors are getting close to peak here in the Piedmont of NC.
NS 118 comes around one of the many curves in Cramerton with the Cramer mountain in the background.
NS 4174 leads a short 154 through Cramerton under a beautiful fall Carolina day.
T31 is arriving back to Canton. They are struggling up the 3.3% grade with a loaded train for Canton.
Hot shot 213 with 80MAC 7217 leading charges south over the Southern Railway bridge at Converse, SC. I will add that this was a beautiful fall day.
NS 153 glides over the Pacolet River with NS 1074 the Lackawanna heritage unit in charge.
NS 119 rolls through the trench in Gastonia with one of many leasers currently on lease to NS. This one is CIT 6006 an SD60 and is an XSOO locomotive. Because it had this leader it was a popular t... (more)
NS 172 traverses an S curve on the upper end of Cramerton, NC. This X Southern Pacific is still out and riding the rails wearing it's UP pant.
51R comes by North Advanced in Charlotte with a AC44C6M DC to AC conversion 4003 unit leading. This one is one of two painted with a red mane on it's side.