Under a dramatic sky, two Joesph Transportation "Geeps" sit and await their next assignment for the Big Eagle Railroad in the Winifrede Hollow.
Two former UP/BN Geep's sit silent in the yard near Kanawha Eagle's West Carbon Mine on the former Winifrede Railroad, a railroad itself that predates the famous C&O mainline through the New River... (more)
Approaching the small transfer yard along the Kanawha River, a pair of GP38's lead a string of two dozen CSX coal loads along the former Winifrede Railroad in Chesapeake. The once bustling short l... (more)
Approaching the townsite of Winifrede, a pair of GP38-2's lead a string of two dozen CSX loads from the Big Eagle mine to the CSX/Winifrede interchange along the Kanawha River in Chesapeake. This ... (more)
Winefrede SW1500 #13 leaving the mine with coal loads, April 1971.
Winifrede Mine RR Company SW1500 #13 with a cut of coal loads at Winifrede, WV || April 1971
An endless cycle, JTPX 2012 takes empties up Winifrede hollow back to the mine.
A pair of geeps pull a string of loaded CSX hoppers westbound past the small and quiet town of Winifrede.
A Big Eagle coal train ducks under CSX's Kanawha Subdivision.
Big Eagle Railroad #2012 pulls emptys past the former Winifrede Railroad Steam engine house on its way to the mine. I must have missed the steam operation by a few days!?!?!
One of the daily runs from the Winifrede Mine to the Kanawha River at Winifrede Junction passes through the hollar with a string of brand new CSX coal gondolas.