The NS 1196 leads the NS 194 east by rows of dead stored power. The amount of stored power here has steadily decreased over the last few years, less that half of what it was in July of 2019.
Illinois Central Gulf GP11 #8716 idles at West Yard. #8716 was built August 1956 as New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad (NH) GP9 #1229. Unit later became Penn Central (PC) #7549 and later ... (more)
As the early morning sun rises, several long lines of empty hoppers and stored locomotives sit in the West Yard at Roanoke.
Another view of this scene showing only the locomotives can be viewed... (more)
New York Central E8A 4083 and Morristown & Erie C424 19 meet at the United Railroad Historical Society's Boonton storage facility. The M&E locomotive is now part of Tri-State Railway Historical So... (more)
Liberty Historic Railway's GE 45 ton locomotive sits outside the Star Track restoration facility at the former Lackawanna Railway's West Yard in Boonton, N.J.
More stored power rests on the West side of the 10th Street bridge in Roanoke. The lines of locomotives are a continuation of the photo that was submitted and became a Top Shot the week of August ... (more)
The early morning sun rises on a plethora of stored locomotives in the West Yard.
The NS 1169 leads the NS 29G east past a large group of stored power and hoppers in the West Yard.
Train 91, the Silver Star, coasts through Wilmington with ACS-64 614 at the helm. Taken on private property with expressed permission from Amtrak.
Almost always a good location for interesting subject matter, an eastbound intermodal is exiting the west yard in Roanoke. A string of new CSX hoppers fresh out of the Freight Car America shops is... (more)
The NS 4001 and NS 4000 "DC to AC" units add color to a drab scene of decommissioned power as they lead the NS 757 into the West Yard in Roanoke returning from the first revenue run of t... (more)
With the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains as a backdrop, NS 272 departs the West Yard in Roanoke enroute to the Walkertown NC "car lot" via the pumpkin vine. Auto racks stretch as far as t... (more)
Digging in the archives and found this from earlier in the year. A CP rebuild sits in a snowstorm awaiting the next day's local job.
A lineup of three locomotive builders are present at the west end of the URHS/Star Track shop in Boonton, N.J. From left to right are: Liberty Historical Railway GE45 ton "Capitan Bill", CNJ GP7 1... (more)
United Railroad Historical Society's New York Central E8 4083 was one of three Jade Green E-units on the roster. It was superbly restored by Star Track.