NS 213 makes an early appearance as it cruises through Greenville on its way to its destination Atlanta, GA with Norfolk Southern's PRR heritage unit leading.
On a very cold but beautiful morning 213 crosses over the Pacolet River in Converse, SC with 8102 the PRR heritage unit leading.
With two GE's for power 213 has just cleared Avon in Gastonia or known to some people as Gtown.
213 rolls through the trench in Gastonia with a D8-40VCW leading. It seams more and more of these locomotives are being placed into storage. So on something I may normally not go out for I couldn'... (more)
213 exits the trench in Gastonia with a NS DC to AC locomotive leading.
213 is approaching Spartanburg as wee see it here just outside of town crossing over the Lawsons Fork creek bridge just outside of town. To add to the scenery a arch bridge get's the trains across... (more)
We are just outside of Grover for this shot of 213 coming down a long straightaway.
213 struggles up the grade between Ranlo and Avon with just a UP AH and a NS D9 powering a lengthy train.
213 rolls through the trench in Gastonia with perfect late after noon light.
Our next shot and my final chase shot 213 crosses over the Pacolet River with CBFX 6030.
Next spot we chased it to was Grover, NC. You couldn't have picked a better day for something neat like this to run. Also notice the difference in the number boards.
Word soon got out that 213 had a CBFX XBN SD60M leading. And the railfans came out for this one. So here's 213 in the trench in Gastonia. This is where we joined in the chase.
A pair of locomotives pull southbound Norfolk Southern intermodal train 213 up to speed at Five Row in Spencer, NC on December 16, 2018.
A pair of EMD locomotives lead southbound Norfolk Southern intermodal train 218 through Jamestown, NC on December 10, 2018.