NS 756 tops a grueling grade just as it enters the village of Ferrum Virginia. From here the pumpkin vine meanders down through the Blue Ridge foothills on it's way to the next town of Henry.
The "Belews Brothers" lead another coal train south on the Punkin Vine just before dark, with about 3.5 more hours to go before arriving at Belews Creek Steam Station. The Winston-Salem ... (more)
NS 754 crawls its way upgrade just north of Ferrum, VA hammering away in notch 8.
NS 8099 Southern heritage unit operating as V41 through Ferrum Virginia
BNSF 7572 shoving a light unit move past the Ferrum CP.
NS 965 approaching the Ferrum CP led by a former UP SD 9043 MAC.
The EMD demos make another run down the pumpkin vine. Seen here passing through the quaint little town of Ferrum Virginia.
On a rare visit to southwest Virginia, Kansa City Southern 4041 leads the NS 272 past the signal at Ferrum
The NS 4000 and NS 4001 "DC to AC" units lead the NS 756 south at Ferrum a few minutes before sunset.
The NS 4001 "DC to AC" unit leads the 51Z north over the trestle at Prillaman Switch.
The NS 8102 Pennsylvania leads the NS 756 on the Pumpkin Vine, crossing over the trestle at Prillaman Switch and on south to Belews Creek Steam Station in Belews Creek, NC
The NS 4000 and NS 4001 "DC to AC" units lead the NS 756 south at Ferrum through one of the many curves on the Pumpkin Vine and on to Belews Creek Steam Station.
The NS 4001 and NS 4000 "DC to AC" units lead the NS 757 north through Ferrum up the Pumpkin Vine after a trip to Belews Creek Steam Station.
The NS 1071 Jersey Central and the NS 1067 Reading lead the 756 south near Ferrum, Va.