A shiny ACe leads the NS 952 OCS east through Shawsville, Va. While the ACe looked good, it doesn't even come close to comparing to the F units.
Norfolk Southern's executive F's bring the OCS consist back to Altoona from Augusta after spending the week at the PGA Master Tournament.
As the matching Maroon OCS heads south behind a 4 pack of NS “Tuxedo” F Units, the sun starts to pop above the horizon.
The OCS train slits the town of Kings Mountain as it deadheads from Jacksonville Florida to Altoona Pennsylvania.
GRINDING UP THE LINDEN GRADE.
NS 952 is nearing the summit of the Blue Ridge. The classic EMD F7s and trailing train turn this tranquil scene into its own passing one of the farms that dot the la... (more)
THE THOROUGHBRED OF TRANSPORTATION
The Norfolk Southern Executive Office Train (OCS) passes one of the many horse farms that dot the landscape in Northern Virginia, This one near Berryville on it... (more)
The Manassas Gap Railroad was built to here in 1861 and was the site of the first troop movement by train to battle as Confederate forces from Winchester in the Shenandoah Valley... (more)
The NS F units back over the CSX diamond at Simpson yard to take on fuel before heading west with OCS train.
As the sun sets, the Norfolk Southern Office Car special deadheads back to Altoona. Pictured crossing the Potomac River from West Virginia into Maryland with an A-B-B-A configuration.
NS 952 with the executive F Units rolls northbound through beautiful downtown Thomasville, NC passing by the big chair.
The NS OCS sails across the bridge at Mt. Union. Its final destination for the day is Rutherford yard in Harrisburg.
NS 952 slows for a stop in Altoona.
NS 4271 hustles past the 254 signals in Lilly.
In beautiful morning light, the eastbound OCS passes through CP TROBE in Latrobe, PA.