On a cloudy March evening, a loaded coal train rolls through the mountains of Virginia.
The new turntable at Norfolk Southern's Juniata Shops frames the locomotives parked outside the backshop awaiting work. A C44-9W, AC44C6M, and SD40-2 are seen here on this Sunday morning.
With its wide track centers, this portion of the Fort Wayne Line is a dispatcher's dream for running hi-wide trains.
This portion of the Ft. Wayne Line does not have intermediate wayside signals. Cab signals govern the movement of trains between control points. Wayside boxes still mark the circuit breaks such ... (more)
Eastbound on the Watsontown Secondary , with a special load for PPL at Strawberry Ridge.
NS 9317 and NS 8811 race past the first of many grade crossings in Rockwood, TN.
At sunset a lone ex-Conrail Dash 8 leads a northbound across the Ohio River and into Gest Street Yard.
N15 heads south to go get more coal.
With just a trace of snow left from the big storm a westbound intermodal glides down the west slope on a welcomed warm winter day.
southbound at Race St. with Union Pacific 3871 on train
NS unit coal train 503 rounds the curve westward at Wyomissing Junction, splitting the signals on the Harrisburg Line on a bright afternoon.
Northbound , Coal train Waiting to get new crew