Two Executive SD70MACs lead an empty NS coal train up the grade at Whiteside.
Less than a mile til the summit of the of Raccoon Mountain the day late CSX Q029-04 (Chicago,ILL-Atlanta,GA) is almost at the end of its trip on the CSX Chattanooga Sub at Whiteside (M.P. J-139.0)... (more)
A northbound mixed freight climbs Raccoon Mountain toward Nashville.
Santa Fe Warbonnets have become more common on eastern rails due to the power shortage, and one of the Dash-9 models leads empty auto racks bound for Nashville.
NC&StL F7A-B #831 on train the 'Dixie Flyer' at Whiteside, Tennessee on August 2, 1954. After nearly 60 years of control, parent Louisville & Nashville merged the Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Loui... (more)
Coming round the curve at the OOJ 139.0 just south of Whiteside, Tn we catch CSX Z346-02 (NS 362) a NS trackage rights train that run between Stevenson, AL and Chattanooga, TN, but nothing make th... (more)
Q133 crosses I-24 and climbs Raccoon Mountain
NS 362 comes around the curve at the 139.4 milepost with UP 1995 at the lead heading for Chattanooga, Tn.
Joint trackage line with the CSX and NS. Tunnel portal is from days of Civil War vintage
Louisville, KY to Columbia, SC autoracks cross over Running Water Creek and Interstate 24 while climbing out of the Tennessee River Valley.
NS & CSX trains meet on Running Water Trestle just west of Chattanooga.
CSX coal train behind new BNSF power struggles out of the fog, past the old Whiteside Tunnel and up Raccoon Mountain on a cool fall morning.
Flash floods washed out the tracks over Racoon Mtn before this L&N tonnage train could stop.
Color Valley, USA. CSX train Q580 trundles thru the mountains of SE Tenneesse.
Near Summit. Note the old tunnel on the right side of the track.