It's early evening on a cold winter's day in Hinton, WV as former C&O GP40-2, 4386, takes a spin on the turntable.
Loads East, Empties West
Hinton, West Virginia was a busy division point on the Chesapeake & Ohio. Although there was other traffic, the predominant commodity carried on the C&O wa... (more)
Doing exactly what they were purchased to do, a pair of Chessie SD50’s brings a trainload of tidewater-bound coal through Hinton, West Virginia on the Chesapeake & Ohio main line. SD50’s gained a ... (more)
Backing onto the western-part of the New River Train, the engineer slows down before coupling to the Dearing Private car.
Two SD40-2s on a westbound empty hopper train are still rolling along at a brisk speed as they're panned at Avis Yard, Hinton.
Amtrak’s westbound Cardinal approaches its station stop in Hinton, West Virginia. Passenger trains on the C&O main are having their troubles today, as is evidenced by the B&O GP40-2 helping an app... (more)
There’s no lack of signage to identify this location, CW Cabin, at milepost 359 on the Chesapeake & Ohio main line near Hinton, West Virginia. The train is the New River Train, returning to Huntin... (more)
During its runaround move, Amtrak's Phase I heritage P42DC No. 156 performs a safety before coupling into the Georgia Railroad Dearing business car. After a brake test and a brief layover, ... (more)
The Collis P. Huntington 2015 New River Train idles in Hinton with three GE P42DCs on the head end. The train has just completed its run around move and after a brief layover for Hinton Railroad D... (more)
Amtrak's phase I heritage unit led the 2015 New River Train eastbound. At Hinton, the three locomotives with the 156 on the east end have uncoupled from their train and run around to the west end... (more)
Amtrak 154 leads the CP Huntington New River Train at Huntington Station, the
A Chessie System SD40 waits under the coaling tower in the yard in Hinton, W.Va.
Just rusting away. Here sits former Appalachian Power Company fireless 0-4-0.
Just rusting away. Here sits Appalachian Power Company fireless 0-4-0 pared with C&O MOW car #911220.
With a fresh crew and a clear route ahead, CSXT 241 heads west out of Hinton, WV with Empties for the mines of south western WV. The C&O Signals and infrastructure have all but dis-appeared in Wes... (more)