Rolling over the Catawba River bridge and about to enter the sleepy hamlet of Catawba NC.
135 departs Asheville under the cover of darkness with Citirail #1347 leading the way.
Was extremely happy to hear that 135 had not one but two former SP units on it. Looking faded and a little worse for wear, but still very pleasing on the eyes after all the black & white.
Visitors a long way from home. A KCS SD70ACe leads a colorful consist on a beautiful winter day.
135 cruises through Azalea during snow showers from winter storm Jonas. The storm spent two days covering western North Carolina in anywhere from 7-12" of snow.
In the falling sleet and snow from Winter Storm Jonas, 135 is heading west to even more snow.
135 flies through the east end of Eufola NC kicking up the fresh snow as she passes.
135 emerges from Jarrett's tunnel in the Old Fort Loops with a rare visitor for these parts, a CEFX lease unit.
NS 135 prepares to diverge from track 1 to the S-line to Asheville.
NS 135 climbs the grade at Five Row.
NS 135 climbs the grade at Five Row adding a little color to the otherwise drab scenery.
NS 135 battles the grade out of Linwood yard in run 8 with a heavy train consisting of mostly loads.
NS train 135 begins its assault of the Blue Ridge Mountains on the famous NS S-Line Loops west of Old Fort NC
NS train 135 begins its assault of the Blue Ridge Mountains on the famous NS S-Line Loops
A trio of nearly new CN ES44AC's lead Knoxville-bound 135.