NS 824 departs icy Bluefield on cold October morning as he begins the long trek to Roanoke via the Christiansburg and Whitethorne Districts.
NS 185 has just climbed the grade into Bluefield from Ada, with an impressive consist of 4 locomotives. The train will receive servicing, make any necessary pick ups and drop offs and eventually d... (more)
Idling on the Bluefield pit, two of the newest locomotive models sit tethered up as helper power. GE's ES44AC 8040 and EMD's SD70ACe act as pusher locomotives for assisting eastbounds over the gra... (more)
NS 233 climbs hard uphill into iced over Bluefield with a huge stack train bound for Chicago IL.
As the Sun sets over the Yard at Bluefield, two big GE's throttle up as they tug 272 away from the yard office as they begin there trek to Roanoke via the Christiansburg District.
Westbound empty hopper train pulls up the engine track in Bluefield Yard completing its run up the Virginia Division from Roanoke.
Norfolk and Western J 611 is bringing a fall excursion train from Roanoke to Bluefield, WV in October 1993
What year is it? NS 18M's new leader, NS 7068 runs light west on the main while a pair of GP38-2 high hoods pull an eastbound NS V34 out of the yard.
A vintage Southern GP50 high hood makes it's way up the mainline west through Bluefield. The light engine will soon couple onto NS 18M and continue east to Roanoke.
Catching the first glimpse of morning sun, NS 820 departs Bluefield to the east on a beautiful crisp fall morning.
Arriving in Bluefield from the east, we pace NS 952 as she brings Virginia Division employees to the end of their AM run from Roanoke to Bluefield.
Arriving from the east, NS 952 travels through Bluefield Yard. The train will make a 30 minute stop at the depot to unload officials from the Virginia Division before continuing west to Williamson... (more)