An eastbound Norfolk Southern Roadrailer led by lone EMD SD60 No. 6596 cruises through central Illinois between Cerro Gordo and Milmine on October 11, 1995.
A southbound NS freight climbs the short grade into Sycamore behind a standard cab SD60 in new horesehead paint.
Westbound through Crandall with a sharp looking SD60 leading.
A westbound charges out of the tunnel (barely visible at left) and over the crest of Duncan Hill with a sharp looking SD60 in command.
NS SD60 6596 along with another with C&NW roots
storm up Duncan Hill as the conductor takes in a little natural air conditioning.
NS train 38G moves slowly westward through a speed restriction between MP 27 and CP Alburtis due to tie gangs working on the second track. A horsehead SD60 leads a Dash-8 and a GP40-2.
NS 6596 leads a long manifest upgrade near Tateville Kentucky.
NS 220 prepares to make a cut at Inman.
Eastbound intermodal crosses the Red River
Here a freshly repainted SD60 heads west/south on the NS15T in the late afternoon.
Memphis 325 on CSX rails climbing Racoon Mtn.
After the weatherman promised a major snow, I wake up to 3mm of the white stuff. By the time this NS intermodal came cooking down the former CNO&TP with a matched set of SD60's, Central Ky's firs... (more)