NS 812 has tied down in Roanoke's South Yard with an ES44DC in the lead. The lead unit has an EOT device on the front due to the original lead unit (a dash 9) having issues in Bluefield.
Amtrak has returned to the "Star City" for the night and unloads passengers at the platform.
Manifest NS 393 gets going from a stop at South Jefferson on the Wintson Salem District. A new AC44C6M leads the train into Roanoke for a crew change and to work the yard on a hot May morning.
The sun is setting on the day as the NS V60 trash train heads out of Roanoke bound for the dump in Bradshaw, Va. A long hood forward SD40-2 leads the stinky train west through downtown.
The Pennsylvania heritage brings NS 393 into Roanoke by the Amtrak platform.
The original Norfolk Southern heritage unit leads NS 19M, the new 189, westbound into Roanoke for a crew change a to work the yard. It is passing what is left of the dead line. Now it mainly consi... (more)
NS V60 trash train heads west by the doomed East End shops in Roanoke with a single SD40-2 on point.
The Pennsylvania heritage units bring NS 217 into Roanoke, Va for a crew change.
NS 746 heads south on the Winston Salem District in Roanoke, Va. It is about to cross over Electric Rd.
A long line of GE products leads NS 825 into Roanoke, Va.
A dash9 leads NS 189 into Roanoke, Va for a crew change and to work the yard.
A single ACu pulls a westbound grain train into Roanoke, Va.
NS 29G rolls into Roanoke for a crew change with the N&W heritage unit leading the way. To the left is Freight Car America, which will be closing in November.
Amtrak heads out of the star city of Roanoke, Va along the canal.
The Southern heritage unit leads NS 165 westbound into Roanoke, Va as it skirts along the canal. This is the first time I had seen this unit leading