N&W class Y6a #2156 poses in front of the former site of the N&W/NS Roanoke Car Shop, present day Freight Car America facility. A yard crew has pulled the big gal out of her hiding place and left ... (more)
The Wheeling's Ohio Bicentennial unit leads local 690 south through Canton during April of 2006. At "Sandy" they'll leave the Cleveland Sub and continue south on the Sandy Branch. WE 200... (more)
Wheeling 2651 leads a westbound extra between Spencer and New London on the Carey Sub. The former SOU GP35 was working mighty hard with a good sized train, all of it headed to Plymouth, OH for int... (more)
Former L&N/SBD 8116, built 8/1980, still looks good 35 years later. And it doesn't hurt matters to find it tied down at Chehaw, AL, quite possibly the most soulful location on the old WofA.
Southern 4501 gets loose on the mainline for the first time in nearly 21 years during a test run between Chattanooga and Cleveland, TN. Here we find her storming through Ooltewah at Edgemon Road a... (more)
The inbound NS Kentucky Derby train approaches its final destination, Louisville's former K&IT Youngtown Yard, on Monday morning of derby week. A mostly un-shootable early morning westbound moveme... (more)
Spring color is beginning to show in the hills as one of the final trains for LG&E Cane Run heads south through Spring Lick. The train will load at Armstrong Coal in McHenry, KY and return north t... (more)
Southern 4501 gets loose on the mainline for the first time in 21 years! Here we find her in the wind big time at Hickory Valley Road as she begins a short turn out to Cleveland, TN and back.
Steam makes an appearance on the CNO&TP in KY for the first time in over 20 years as SOU 630 storms south on the First District during May 2014. I'll consider myself extremely lucky on this one co... (more)
The Cane Run empties drop off Rosine Hill at Jerusalem Ridge, homeplace of Bluegrass legend Bill Monroe. The end is near for this train, with LG&E Cane Run converting to Natural Gas in the near fu... (more)
NS 22A works Whitner with the Virginian heritage unit leading.
Westbound through Clark Station with the Erie heritage unit in command.
The old lady puts on a good show as she storms east between Bristol and Radford.
I knew it would be the last time when I saw these three near perfect YN2 4-axles together at Lanett, AL. Fitting that it happened down in Alabama, my old stomping grounds. Ironic that it would be ... (more)
Southbound on the former L&N.