Union Pacific’s Katy heritage unit makes a rare appearance on the east coast. It’s seen here leading Norfolk Southern manifest 13Z west through Wabun, VA.
The Southern heritage unit leads NS 757 north through Starky, VA.
A Union Pacific ES44AC is in charge of NS 777 as it heads west through Shawsville, VA.
A Union Pacific ES44AC is in charge of NS 777 as it heads west through Elliston, VA.
A single dash 9 pulls a rail train west through Elliston, VA. It’s seen here splitting a pair of whistle posts before heading up christiansburg grade.
Rail train NS 934 speeds west through Wabun, VA with a single dash 9 for power.
Manifest 13Z heads west through Elliston, VA with a C6M leader.
Hopper train NS 817 heads west through Shawsville on the Christiansburg district.
A single C6M pulls NS 276 east down grade through Shawsville.
A BNSF GE is in charge of autorack train NS 11E as it heads west through Elliston, VA.
NS 18W glides down grade through Shawsville in late evening sun.
NS 279 rumbles up grade through Shawsville, VA with a barely month old C6M leading the way.
With a relatively clean C6M on point, a westbound hopper train passes by a rarely photographed whistle post in Shawsville at John Farm.
An ACe pulls extra 825, NS S25, west through Shawsville.
The final location of the Southern chase comes from a sunny Lafayette, VA on the Whitethorne distric.