I ended up chasing NS 19M from Roanoke, VA all the way out to the trestle at Coopers with the guidance of Michael Walton and Daniel Alls. This train had one of the friendliest crews I have ever e... (more)
NS 8114 leads a westbound 21E at the Cassandra Overlook
Usually when a train crew has bad shenanigans it translates usually to equally bad luck to the railfan as well(delays, power swaps, etc). Yesterday was a rare case in point where a train meltdown... (more)
Norfolk Southern train 12R (Columbia, SC-Enola, PA manifest) crosses over the Potomac River from West Virginia into Maryland with two heritage units in the lashup.
The Norfolk Southern heritage unit proudly shines out front, as it les the Macon bound freight up the Braswell Mountain grade. This happened to be my first time ever seeing this heritage unit in t... (more)
With literally the last couple minutes of daylight available, the original Norfolk Southern heritage unit pulls NS 65W up grade in Shawsvillle at John Farm on the Christiansburg district.
The original Norfolk Southern heritage unit leads NS 6W4 east on the Whitethorne district at control point Northfork.
Norfolk Southern train #329 passing through the Block Two and Lehigh Junctions leaving out of Birmingham,AL on the NA West District destined for Sheffield,AL.
A beautiful morning for a double heritage unit set. The Original NS 8114 and N&W 8103 lead NS 12R across the Potomac River from West Virginia into Maryland on a beautiful Summer morning.
NS 177 waits for NS 377 in Hiram, GA with the NS #8114 GE ES44AC ( Norfolk Southern Railway ) Heritage Unit leading and the NS #8103 GE ES44AC ( Norfolk & Western ) Heritage Unit trailing 2nd.
Norfolk Southern train #177 rumbles through the gulch behind a nice NS/N&W heritage duo.
Norfolk Southern ES44AC #8114 leads train #329 (Birmingham - Sheffield,AL) across the Mulberry Fork near Cordova,AL on the NA West District.
Norfolk Southern 377 rounds the sharp curve in Bartow this afternoon with the original NS heritage unit leading the manifest towards Macon Georgia and Chattanooga Tennessee.
The final shot of NS 19M comes after it has left Bluefield. Here it is seen crossing the massive Cooper's Trestle in Bramwell, Wv. on the Pocahontas District. A great place to end a long chase wit... (more)