Thunderstorms dance around the Kanawha River valley painting the sky and highlighting unique low hanging cloud structure during an unusual nighttime August thunderstorm.
The headlight of NS train no. 188 illuminates Norfolk & Western's coaling tower at Prichard. The train will soon drift out of view to the east, leaving the massive tower silhouetted against clear ... (more)
NS 188 rolls across the 102-year-old N&W Ohio River Bridge into West Virginia during a beautiful August sunset.
"STEEL ROAD TO THE STARS"
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Former VRE GP40PH-2 #23, now painted for KRT #413, idles near the KRT motive power shops as other power sits unassigned in the terminal.
Eastbound loaded ethanol train 64A passes through Kenova, over the bridge spanning the Ohio River and the city of Kenova, on a nice August evening.
Shay #5 runs upgrade during a runby for Cass Railfan Weekend.
Cass Heisler #6 moves freight around the sweeping curve during the Cass Railman Weekend
CSXT 703 leads empty hoppers out of the tunnel at Harpers Ferry.
Shay #2 runs down grade during a runby for Cass Railfan Weekend.
The local departs Parkersburg as it gets ready to head over the Ohio River into Ohio.
"The 70's called, they want their paint scheme back!" was the thought running through my head when I saw this little switcher. The Little Kanawha is nothing if not friendly, and their lo... (more)
188 splits the CPL signals at Falls Branch with an ex-Conrail C40-8W leading.
42Z starts up after getting talked by the stop signal Eastbound at Nolan.
A three way meet occurs at Big Four as 83J heads east to Yards with the Virginian shoving on the rear as the Reading waits for a light engine just ahead to get the signal as mixed freight 195 wait... (more)