Three ex-Southern EMDs smoke it up as they roll west through a suckerhole of sunlight in Elmwood on their way towards Statesville.
Three days before Thanksgiving 1985, the head brakeman of NS Extra 3279 West re-boards after a set-out of some track equipment on the house track at Big Stone Gap, VA. The fellow in the cab is the... (more)
Southbound NS grain train leaving Roanoke powered by three high hood former Southern Railway EMDs || March 1999
As the sun sinks toward the horizon, NS local A85 crosses over the Tennessee River after working industries around Madison. So too does a metaphorical sunset near for the distinctive high short ho... (more)
NS U53 crosses Roaring Fork Creek at Cane Patch on a classic timber trestle. U53 picked up 33 "yellow ball" loads at Roaring Fork, located several miles to the rear, and is en route to W... (more)
The Decatur local pulls up to Vine Street. The CSX mainline (S&NA, Nashville-Birmingham) can be seen in the foreground.
NS SD40-2 3279 running long hood forward and leading two other EMDs on a westbound freight through downtown Jefferson City, TN || July 1984
NS U53 rolls to a stop beside the ex-L&N passenger depot in Appalachia to wait for clearance through Appalachia enroute to Westmoreland Coal's large prep facility in town. U53 returns to Appalachi... (more)
Three ex-SOU high hoods crest Starkey Hill as they lead a grain train south toward Winston-Salem, NC. Consist includes two SD40-2s (3279 and 3296) and an SD40 (3174).