The second to last stop on the chase of 217 was here in Roderfield, Wv. 1800 thunders out of Roderfield tunnel on main 1 as it continues west.
NS 217 continues west through Welch, Wv with 1800 leading the way.
The sun pops out at just the right time as NS 217 continues it's trek west through Keyston, Wv on the "pokey" with 1800 on point.
Now officially on the Pocahontas district, NS 217 continues west in Bluefield, Va with the yellow 1800 in the lead.
Westbound NS 217 rolls through Bluefield yard with 1800 showing the way. This train has a Roanoke to Williamson crew on board, so no stopping in the yard.
NS 217 skirts along Ingleside Rd in Hardy, Wv.
NS 217 thunders west in Oakvale, Wv with SD70ACC rebuild #1800 on point.
A lucky timed shot with no traffic on the road shows NS 217 continuing west with the 1800 in the lead in Narrows, Va.
NS 217 charges up grade in Shawsville at "John Farm" with SD70ACC 1800 showing the way.
On an absolutely beautiful October morning, hotshot intermodal NS 217 rushes west through Wabun, Virginia with the yellow SD70ACC rebuild #1800 in the lead.
NS 18M thunders east through Northfork, Va on the Whitethorne district with some great fall colors on the mountain as a good backdrop.
The rear end of loaded coal train NS 744 rushes past westbound NS 821 that sits in the siding at control point Kumis on the Whitethorne Distirct. 1036 is the ACe that was in the derailment with NS... (more)
A drone photo of NS 15T passing by the ex-N&W depot in Christiansburg, Va with the Monongahela heritage unit in the lead.
The Monongahela heritage unit leads NS 15T upgrade through Shawsville by the Newtown community.
Hopper train NS 827 thunders up grade through Shawsville by the "Newtown" community sign.