On October 20, 1995 I was at the south portal of the old northbound bore of Tunnel on Crooked Hill (KY). Coming straight at you is a southbound unit coal train. Two more GEs are shoving on the rea... (more)
Pretty train picture time: On January 23, 2003, a southbound CSX freight cruises through Doswell, VA with a former Conrail SD60I on the point. The local freight is in the clear on the north leg of... (more)
That was scribbled with a marker on the end of a box I found today. I opened it to find a lot of yellow Kodak boxes with quite a few slides. After I started opening the... (more)
This shot had some severe back-lighting, but Photoshop improved it quite a bit (with a lot of work back and forth). This is a northbound at the Third Clinch River bridge at Starnes, VA (former Cli... (more)
This is an eastbound inspection train at the Birmingham Bolt crossing in Duffield, VA in June 1976. I was in my second full year of employment at LENOWISCO, and this was a work day. But, I asked ... (more)
This is an eastbound inspection train at the Birmingham Bolt crossing in Duffield, VA in June 1976. I was in my second full year of employment at LENOWISCO, and this was a work day. But, I asked S... (more)
On a September afternoon in 1995 I found myself at Lemont, IL, about 25 miles west of Chicago (check the milepost), and just northeast of Joliet. I was waiting on a couple of westbound Santa Fe tr... (more)
I don't remember if anyone else saw this, but this is the 1995 Santa Train (11-18-95). After the train was pulling out of Fremont, VA, my wife and I were driving along to find another spot when I ... (more)
On November day in 1995 I met up with Paul Schneider and Tim Hensch for a day of shooting trains on the former L&N KD Sub. Paul was doing a video production for Trains Magazine, and my assignment ... (more)
Eastbound stacks roll through the dip just west of Meadowview on the old N&W Bristol Line. The minimal cut and fill reflects the line's vintage: it was built before the Civil War.
A westbound empty hopper train takes the "New Connection" at Appalachia, VA, en route to Norton, VA on the former Interstate. The inactive track on the left is the former L&N Cumberland ... (more)
As the evening sun drops lower in the sky behind the mountains, an eastbound Southern Railway inspection train carrying the company's board of directors throttles up as it passes the Central Drive... (more)
A southbound NS auto parts train climbs through the big cut at the top of the grade at Kings Mountain, KY.
A view of the east end of the former N&W yard at Crewe, VA.
A southbound CSX freight exits Hickory Creek Tunnel 1 at Morley, TN, en route to Atlanta.