Always the last ritual on a trip to the Clinchfield was to wait for a Sunday afternoon southbound and follow it from Poplar through the gorge, down the loops and into Marion before parting ways wi... (more)
The Arkansas State Capitol building looms in the distance and across the Arkansas River as UP 844 rests before another day of Fall trips to Bald Knob.
After meeting a Westbound this Helena-Laurel manifest departs the siding at Louisville under ominous skies. To the west it is mostly sunny in Helena. Snow squalls to the north gave it the definite... (more)
The BN exec MACs were beginning to take over the duties of these five unit EMD/GE consists in The Thunder Basin National Grasslands. Glad to catch this one while passing through.
A CSX transfer job sits outside IC's Johnston Yard at East Junction.
The Eastern U.S. from Alabama to Maine experienced quite a blizzard in March of 93'. Some places in northern Georgia saw over two feet of snow from this storm. Fortunately snow depths on the Abbev... (more)
New EMD power on CSX was something quite different in late 97'. The last order of new EMD power came in late 1989 as 10 SD60 units arrived on the property and stayed primarily in the coal fields i... (more)
At the time of this photo it had been over three years since Conrail had taken over operations of the Monongahela RR. I was pleasantly surprised to see this set of ex MGA Super 7 helpers still wor... (more)
CR 6781 leads a set of quality empties toward Bailey Mine with help from CSXT 8212 & 7069.
A couple of new SD70ac units sit tied down behind the crew shack.
The Santa Train makes a 15 minute stop in Haysi with the head end poking out of Mcclure Tunnel #8 of the Clinchfield.
P90619 departed Kingsport, TN at 10:30 a.m. and is loaded with all the toys and gifts for Saturday's run south from Shelby, KY and is seen here just before entering Goff Tunnel.
Loaded at Kingsport, TN with all the toys and gifts for Santa to disperse on Saturday's run south from Shelby, KY the 73rd annual CSX Santa Train is seen here from the front steps of Hamlin Church... (more)
GNRR's road train heads north through town en route Tate, GA with one car for Marble Hill and empty hoppers for Whitestone.
Loads of coal for Tennessee Eastman get a push from the rear DP remote approaching Rogersville. This view is from TN Route 70 north of Bulls Gap, TN.