NS 36T passes Penobscot yard tower on the Reading and Northern.
Hours earlier this NS Dash 9 visitor from the South delivered a train of empty cement hoppers to the GCI cement facility south of the steel mill and is now seen taking a break on the fueling track... (more)
Northbound with a manifest train.
Seven engines return coal cars back to the coalfields for a refill while other empties sit in a center siding collecting snow.
At first the seven engines with coal cars fooled me. I had never seen that much power on an empty coal drag. I soon heard that it was 185. It had picked up the coal cars to return them to Williams... (more)
20V passes the site of the former PRR Jeannette station.
NS 721 with a solid train of coal heads for Louisville,KY
A crossing signal blinks as an eastbound NS grain train approaches in the background.
NS 31A South passing Salliotte Road at Ecorse.
westbound telephoto at 300mm
With the ghost of BNSF 5687 moving beside it, NS 9194 is parked on the main line with its' loaded coal train as this empty coal train moves through the yard on the Long John track.
ISO 200, 20 Se... (more)
NS 9194 with train 222 idles while an unknown NS yard job switches some mixed freight cars.
To get an idea of just how large the OC Bridge is, compare the size of the truss section to the lead engine!