Hotshot NS 217 blasts through Shawsville with an ACe on point on a hot and humid July 4th.
The Norfolk and Western heritage unit is on "home rails" as it thunders west with NS 19M alongside US 460 in Elliston, Va.
Eastbound NS 16T rolls through Wabun, Va, which works for a late evening eastbound in sun, with the Reading Lines heritage unit in charge.
And train 3 for the day with a heritage leader is NS 16T. The Reading Lines SD70ACe leads the late evening eastbound train by "John Farm" in Shawsville, va.
Westbound manifest NS 19M swings the curve at "John Farm" in Shawsville with the Norfolk and Western heritage unit on "home rails".
Train two for the day with a heritage unit leader would be NS 19M. Here the train, with the N&W heritage unit in charge, rolls west through Wabun, Va.
On a day that seen three heritage units leading through the area, it all started with NS 51E with the Pennsylvania heritage unit in charge. The sun has just swung in favor of a westbound as the tr... (more)
NS 22A rolls west through Wabun, Va.
A burnt AC44C6M leads NS 22A west through Shawsville, Va as seen from a drone.
NS 821 sits just shy of a crossing in Ada, Wv waiting for track work and what ever else was going on in front of it.
Westbound empty coal train NS 811 thunders through Ada, Wv. Now it only has about 2.5 miles until a crew change in Bluefield, Wv.
NS 821 fights up Christiansburg grade at "John Farm" in Shawsville with the 1800 on point.
The first SD70ACC rebuild, 1800, leads empty coal NS 821 west through Wabun, Va.
Empty grain NS 51V thunders west through Wabun, Va with a dash-9 on point.
A still relatively clean older AC44C6M rebuild leads a late evening 23g east by the old Marion Depot on the Pulaski district.