Q-303 with eight engines six dead in tow rounds the curve at Scott Depot as it slows for a crossing malfunction.
CSX 9048 grinds uphill solo.
Observing a 10mph slow order at "CP Scott", CSX N965 heads for Russell in evening light.
CSX 5426 leads a unknown load through Scott at full track speed in the fading evening light.
In the evening sun, CSX T926 battles the grade at Big Rock with a pair of GE's.
CSX 422 heads uphill with train load of coal.
CSX 7718 leading Q303 flies through Scott.
The eastbound Cardinal splits the signals at Scott Depot.
Eastbound empties glide downhill towards Big Rock.
Westbound coal loads operating as CSX T109 round the curve at ABS "Big Rock". Photo taken with a Canon EOS 7D from atop the Big Rock.
Westbound heads upgrade with empty grain hoppers by what the railroad calls Big Rock.
Westbound grain train at CP location known as "Scott."
The eastbound Cardinal charges through Scott Depot on its way to Washington D.C.
Tonight turned out to be one of those special evenings. A train ended up stalling on Scary hill due to one of their engines dying, which had to be pushed over the hill. It isn't that often that ... (more)
Engineer Jesse Smith takes his coal train west past "the rock."