Built for the Santa Fe as their 229 now a NS Thoroughbred
leads a southbound manifest freight along the old CNO&TP.
With a nice wave from the Conductor, the crew of 275 bring a long load of new Ford trucks and SUVs down the hill into Oakdale.
In the early morning hours of Independence Day, 54E sweeps around the curve at Oakdale, with the PRR heritage unit trailing.
The fall colors are on full display on the Rathole. 123 heads south thru the area of Robbins known as Mt. View.
285 glides down the hill, thru Oakdale.
The Emory Gap local has picked up several cars from Oakdale, and is heading back south toward "The Gap'. Powering this local was a great looking (and sounding) pair of classic SD40-2s.
In the mist of a heavy downpour during the late evening hours, NS 130 (New Orleans,LA-Bellevue,OH) blast it's way north at the end of the double track main under the Chattanooga Terminal Control, ... (more)
NS 64Q is slowly crossing the Tennessee River on the last few miles on the CNO&TP 2nd District heading for the crew change point at Brown. CT-Dispatcher had to line the loaded Ethanol train from t... (more)
S D Forty Dash 2
NS T88 is crossing the Tennessee River on the main 2 track heading north on the CNO&TP for the Chattanooga Traction Company Branch wye right across the river at ... (more)
800 rolls over the Emory River, heading south.
Heading back north for another load of automobiles.
As three NS southbound trains wait for their crews at Oakdale, a track inspector prepares to get off the rail at the grade crossing here.
A beautiful morning greets a Norfolk Southern train as it crosses the impressive bridge over the Tennessee River in Chattanooga.
The Vets unit brings Alabama bound coke emptys by the former Southern Depot at Spring City. The Depot narrowly escaped being destroyed last July as loaded TVA Kingston bound coal train 72Z deraile... (more)