Yesterday Norfolk Southern train 955, an office car special, headed south out of the siding at Berryville, Virginia on the Ex-N&W Shenandoah Valley Line after meeting northbound train 274. The train was led by NS SD60Es 7034 & 7035 which…
NS Geometry Train 90G West Through Linden
Norfolk Southern geometry train 90G ran westbound through Linden, Virginia today with ES-44DC 7676 leading research platform NS 34 and NS research car 99 “Belford.” A video and photos are below: Video Photos Here are a few photos taken of…
Nickel Plate Road Heritage Leading NS Train 27A
This past Saturday, I just missed seeing Norfolk Southern ES44AC #8100 (the Nickel Plate Road heritage unit) leading NS train 274. Fortunately, #8100 came back south on Sunday leading train 27A and I thankfully didn’t miss the second chance. Here…
NS 25A through Linden After the Ice Storm
You can see ice on the trees at elevation as NS train 25A crests the Blue Ridge at Linden on December 16, 2022.
2023 Calendars Available
I’ve continued my tradition of putting out a 12-month wall calendar with a new NS B-Line 2023 calendar available now. This edition features a 611 excursion picture, a photo of the NS Training First Responders train, heritage units (Interstate Railroad,…
Interstate Railroad Heritage Unit Leading NS 275
Here’s a photo of Norfolk Southern ES44AC 8105 leading NS train 275 east through Markham, Virginia on a gray December day.
Steam Tractor in Christmas Parade
Last Sunday, after running the South Berkeley Christmas 5k in Inwood, West Virginia, we watched the annual Christmas parade there. My favorite display was this steamed up steam tractor on a trailer. Here is a video:
Another Fall Day, Another 25A
Here’s a photo of Norfolk Southern train 25A rounding the curve coming in to Markham, Virginia on Friday, October 28, 2022 on the NS B-Line.
Shot From Above: NS Train 25A Cresting Linden Hill
Today’s Norfolk Southern train 25A was led by NS AC44C6M 4527 as it crossed the Blue Ridge Mountains at the top of Linden Hill on the NS B-Line. A photo and video are below: Photo Video
A Fall Scene at Belle Meade with NS 25A
It was a really nice fall day here as Norfolk Southern SD70IAC 1228 led a pair of Union Pacific ES44ACs (7357 & 7743) on the head end of NS train 25A. A photo and video are below shot as the…