NS 135 blasts through Conover at a blistering 25 MPH with an ole' SD70 up front. Even though I had shot this unit just a few days prior, it didn't take much coaxing to get me out of the house to s... (more)
It was defiantly worth the 2 hour wait to get 119 today. He had 2 SD70's your lucky to see 1 on a fright now let alone 2. But that is slowly changing now that NS is pulling them out of storage. In... (more)
NS 119 rolls through Grover, NC, just seconds from crossing into South Carolina. In the lead is an old standard cab, looking mighty fine in the beautiful evening light.
NS 119 eases into the curve and under the old Southern Railway-era intermediates at Lowell. I've wanted a shot of either a "straight 60" or "straight 70" under these signals f... (more)
Sunrise over Binghamton finds a EMD/GE duo resting in front of the former Lackawanna platform.
A westbound mixed freight powers around the tight curve at Glen Lynn in a light rain. At this point, the former N&W main leaves the banks of the New River and heads up a tributary--East River--to ... (more)
A rough looking SD70 leads a badly smoking Trash 9 out of Inman Yard with a string of autoracks, possibly an extra section of train P12.
The manned helpers on train 750, coal loads for Duke Power's Allen Steam Station near Charlotte, ease over the crest of the grade in downtown Saluda. The grade was taken out of service in Decembe... (more)
A very faded SD70 leads eastbound 285 at Waddy.
15 T clear Charlestown!
NS 25N in three step protection mode while conductor uncouples.
NS 25N looks for a clear at Ford while splitting train in half and tieing it down. The old Norfolk & Western Depot in the back ground is decked out for its first Christmas since its recent restora... (more)
NS 25N heads down no.7 with orders to split train in half and tie it down.
25N sits tied down in the yard while 22A sits on the main waiting for the deadhead crew from Knoxville to arrive.
NS 25N with a spartan cab SD70 leader, comes down siding 7 in preparation to have the train cut on to two sidings to be tied down in the Bristol Yard.