A standard cab SD70 leads a loaded coal train downgrade as it heads east out of Matoaka tunnel on the former Virginian. In the coming weeks scenes like this will become a thing of the past as Norf... (more)
NS train 285 begins it's journey over the St. Johns River during its final few miles of it's trip from Kansas City. In just a few miles 285 will terminate at FEC's Bowden Yard. The gabled roof on... (more)
NS 743 with NS #2541 leads the short lived Coltainer Train as it heads west bound to Berry, AL, Once loaded it will head back to Parrish, AL were the coal loads will be trucked to the power plant ... (more)
A View of the Past into the Present. While it is across the tracks from its original location, AC Tower still stands as a piece of history as a part of the now dying art of tower operations... (more)
After 290 (Right) dropoed off the Trainmaster in Lula, GA to 153 (Left) everyone takes off with a signal at Belton. NS 237 would go to Yonah to meet 237 which was right on 153 tailgate.
After a meet with a northbound NS 16T near the soon to be commissioned Greencastle Intermodal Terminal the NS 11R heads towards Hagerstown Yard in the last moments of daylight.
Greencastle, PA 12/29/12 - The tracks of Norfolk Southern's newest intermodal facility stand quietly ready to open for business as southbound manifest 11R races past through freshly fallen snow.
Now I'm not normally a guy who worries a lot about where the train started on where it ends up, just where and when I can get a shot. This trains number is not one of the ordinary things we see. ... (more)
Hmm.. something tells me that Scooterb's camera batteries died just before this shot, but at least Hall got it. Awesome to see a caboose on an NS train, even if it's right after the engines.
Typical Pokey scenery with the whistle post and masonary work holding the overhanging rock up.
A westbound mty hopper train eases toward the junction switch at "Big Stone" amidst the color of another autumn in the Appalachians.
Battered SD70 #2541 leads 213 Southbound at Hilltop Road.
NS-P61 with SD70 and widecab dash-9.NS-213 is pasing P61 on right of photo!