Hauling new JB Hunt traffic, Q121 crawls over the Cumberland River at 'South CR Drawbridge'. Despite the interlocking name, it is in fact a swing bridge and has been mis-named since L&N days. Dig ... (more)
Four CSX engines and a CSX boxcar head up Q574 as the sun burns the frost off the grass in Shelby Park.
Q12501 crosses from the Main to #12 track at the north end of the 'Gulch'. Q125 is coming from Memphis and the line to the right heads to Louisville & Evansville... While Louisville may have been ... (more)
Q514 starts the journey to Big Four (Avon) Yard. Q514 reflects on the water, while I reflect on how country-pop got so crappy in the last few years. Check out Cross Canadian Ragweed, Lucero or D... (more)
In a rare move, W054 uses the hand throw crossovers from #98 to #99 track, moving around another dead MOW train ahead. Meanwhile, Q120 departs town on #12 track. In the background is Nashville U... (more)
After meeting Q57401, Q645 accelerates over the single track Shelby Park Bridge, almost finished with the journey from Barr Yard to Radnor Yard.
A former LMX B39-8E and a couple of former BNSF B23-7’sit between assignments at Nashville & Eastern’s Southern Junction Yard.
Who says the economy is bad? Q592 was filled up with BRC Clearing Yard interchange traffic, so S592 was called to Evansville. Here we see it crossing the Cumberland River, bringing empty grain, ... (more)
Two for the price of one... a trolley bus full of tourists stops to watch a real train roll through Bi-Centennial Park. In case the flags didn't give it away, a giant marble outline of the state ... (more)
G409 crosses the Cumberland River on a swing bridge as it pulls out of downtown Nashville on its way from Mobile to Evansville. It's been a long time since I shot a Conrail leader.
With a matched set of YN3 units, Q574 is only a few miles away from the start of its journey as it crosses over the Cumberland River. This train runs from Radnor Yard to Queensgate Yard.
Q125 eases to a stop for a crew change while Q649 with BNSF power is tied down awaiting a new crew before continuing south. The BNSF power was a nice surprise and adds some color compared to the... (more)
A couple of SD70MAC’s lead a Bruceton Sub train through Kayne Avenue and passed Nashville Union Station.
2 former Santa Fe B23-7’s sit quietly in Nashville & Eastern’s Stanley Street Yard near downtown Nashville.