NS PRR Heritage unit 8102 and N&W Heritage Unit 8103 have uncoupled from their train and sit in the yard in Bluefield, WV. at "Bailey" waiting for their release. During the week I was there in Oct... (more)
NS PRR Heritage unit 8102 and N&W Heritage Unit 8103 sit in the yard in Bluefield, WV. During the week I was there in October 2012, the PRR and N&W units were coupled together and used exclusively... (more)
NS SD70ACe 1035 and ES44AC 8035 enter the yard in Bluefield, WV with a massive train of empty coal hoppers while NS SD70ACe 1008 and ES44AC 8093 leave the yard heading East with a loaded coal trai... (more)
NS SD70ACe 1035 and ES44AC 8035 enter the yard in Bluefield, WV with a massive train of empty coal hoppers.
NS SD40-2's 3452 and 3451 and CW40-9 9305 sit in the yard in Bluefield, WV awaiting a signal to head East. Note NS 3452 is a former UP "snoot nose" SD40-2, one of several ex-leassors NS bought rec... (more)
It's a beautiful Summer morning in Bluefield, W.Va., as No. 194 storms eastbound into the yard with NS' Lackawanna heritage locomotive leading the way, while passing a stopped helper set, on the a... (more)
The Lehigh Valley heritage unit sits at Bluefield on a Monday morning in between pusher assignments. There's a glimpse of the N&W heritage unit between the GE ES44AC units.
A tanker train leave the Pokey and heads east for Virginia in the driving rain.
An April shower has made it a tuff trip up the Pokey grade. The pushers have cut off the rear and its downhill into the yard now.
Arriving in Norfolk Southern's Bluefield Yard, NS 9869 pulls a intermodal into the yard to change crews in a heavy downpour of snow.
A Roanoke based crew disembarks from the cab of NS F9(A) No. 4270 as an Office Car Special arrives into Bluefield from points east. The Bluefield based train crew will soon board the head end and ... (more)
Heritage unit and companion about to depart for Welch to work in additional pusher duties on heavy coal drags.
A pair of Canadian National engines bring an eastbound loaded NS ethanol train out of Bluefield, WV for the journey east to Roanoke on a damp and dreary Sunday evening.
N&W Heritage arriving into the former N&W yard at Bluefield.
Empties roll west through the seemingly abandoned former coal boom town of Iaeger W.Va.