A set of mostly first-generation Geeps is readied for a westbound hopper train at Bluefield.
One of two rail grinders working out of Bluefield, WV, RG 318 runs eastbound through Hales Bottom.
With the fall colors slowly disappearing, a set of light power heads west, most likely to one the mines on NS Pocahontas District.
Two Pokey relects, a C39-8 and a coaling tower.
A three engine pusher set prepares to head west out of Bluefield yard with several old dilapidated engines.
NW Alco C-630 1134 broadside at Bluefield, WV
NS eastbound freight 194 begins its downhill slide out of Bluefield for the run to Roanoke just prior to sunset. The massive coal tower in the background serves as a reminder of the awesome machin... (more)
A GEVO sits at the engine terminal in Bluefield.
NS 17M with twin sets of NS and UP power leaves the Bluefield yard and continues the daily trip west.
The sun peeks through the early morning clouds on NS 7610 as it sits at the Bluefield Loco Shop awaiting its next assignment (a Pokey Divison pusher job)
A fairly busy day in the Bluefield yard as these 2 empty hopper trains sit idle
NS 147 arrives in the Bluefield yard with a long manifest train.
Sunrise over Bluefield yard.
Stretched over the hump as the sun sets in the west, the ever present coal drag waits along with a grain train for the journey east.
Norfolk Southern train #233 snakes its way into the yard at Bluefield, West Virginia.