With temperatures hovering around 40 degrees on a crystal clear night in western North Carolina, Norfolk Southern train P60 negotiates the famous loops of the Southern Railway between Old Fort and... (more)
NS 9275 East is crossing the Juniata River on an autumn morning. The classic stone bridge is one of a number of aesthetically pleasing structures prevalent along former PRR routes. It was construc... (more)
NS 1185 Manifest leads around the famous Horseshoe Curve in Altoona Pa on a beautiful fall afternoon
Knoxville/Asheville train 136 works it's way eastbound along the former Southern Railway "River line" in western North Carolina, seen here crossing the French Broad River near Hot Spring... (more)
Combined manifest 18T, 3 units up front and 2 in the middle, from Roanoke heads through Stuarts Draft on a sunny morning.
Norfolk Southern manifest train 18T is seen passing the Norfolk & Western color position light signals at Arcadia passing through Solitude Farms on a beautiful Fourth of July morning.
Westbound manifest NS 19M swings the curve at "John Farm" in Shawsville with the Norfolk and Western heritage unit on "home rails".
NS 18T rolls north through the Shenandoah Valley at CP Arcadia on a beautiful, spring morning. Photo taken from Solitude Road in Buchanan, VA.
The somewhat unusual installation of a traffic light style signal bridge accompanied by position light signals was evident at Fostoria, PA - a short distance east of Altoona. The 2589 is westbound... (more)
Last of the Loops. On what appears to be the last day it is running, NS 123 appears on the Southern Loops at High Fill as it begins its run down this side of the mountain and into Old Fort... (more)
A heavy freight climbs the S curves outside of the John Farm in Shawsville, Virginia on April 12, 2020. This is the former N&W mainline over the Christiansburg Mountain Division. The family at the... (more)
Nickel Plate Heritage leading Hotshot NS 215 southbound on the final stretches of the Rathole.
Another warm March afternoon in the Shenandoah Valley as NS train 15T comes south over the trestle known as Jeremy's Run. This is my kind of "social distancing!" #716
Another warm March afternoon in the Shenandoah Valley as NS train 15T comes south past the classic N&W signals guarding Stanley, Virginia. This is my kind of "social distancing!" #716
With spring finally making an appearance, NS 217 rumbles through Shawsville, Va with the Pennsylvania heritage unit leading the way.