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)
NS 746 heads south on the Winston Salem District in Roanoke, Va. It is about to cross over Electric Rd.
The NS 4000 and NS 4001 "DC to AC" units lead the NS 756 over the climb of Starkey Hill and continue south to Belews Creek Steam Station.
Amtrak 156 (NS 016) rolls out of town under the 8 1/2 street signals and by the soon to close FreightCar America shops.
Amtrak Regional 156 backs down Williamson Road SE in Roanoke, VA on the morning of Sunday, November 24, 2019 withP42DC 130 (Phase II) pushing as it approaches the Amtrak Roanoke Station.
Amtrak Regional 156 departs Roanoke, VA on the morning of Sunday, November 24, 2019 with P42DC 130 (Phase II) in the lead. It is seen passing the former Norfolk & Western Railway Shops, currently ... (more)
Waiting for a rebuild. Former Union Pacific SD90MAC 8119 nee 3621, shares a siding with NS 3495, SD40-2, sporting the Operation LifeSaver paint scheme. 7307 will be rebuilt in June of 2017 into an... (more)
A couple of Norfolk Southern employees exchange greetings with the engineer and crew of N&W 611 as they slowly pass by.
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.
A dash 9 leads eastbound NS 236 out of Roanoke, Va after a quick crew change.
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.
After backing out of the Virginia Museum of Transportation, the last remaining N&W "J" class basks in the morning sun awaiting an NS leader to be added.
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)