Two old ghosts of railroads past. These are about the only things left at CSX's Danville WV yard. No engines, no coal cars and no employees to be seen at this once busy coal yard. Sad.
CSXT 440 leads Q710-15 west into Buffalo as it passes MP 431
The CSX R410 heads west past the Gaithersburg MARC station on the CSX Metropolitan Sub with 4 of the original Florida East Coast's original SD70M-2s, now with FURX reporting marks FURX 100-103. It... (more)
CSX 3073 with coal loads passes a very scenic but sometimes unpleasent area of Big Stone Gap, however today the sewer plant wasn't too ripe.
CSX 733 will soon be pulling south off of the house track to assist a loaded train from the Saint Charles, Virginia branch. also a good portion of downtown Pennington Gap is visible in the backgro... (more)
With it's whole train in view, the crew has just cleared the signals at UMA on the CC Sub of CSX. Their destination is Corbin, KY, 126 miles south. Photo taken at private crossing with land owner ... (more)
It's nice when the railroad gods throw you a bone. I generally pick up and remove any trash in my photo, which I believe draws their favor.
The triple deuce splits the endangered searchlights north of downtown Birmingham.
With new hooded tri-colors already up at the next three sidings north, this is likely the last time I'll shoot the old signals unadulterated.
My first railfan trip in Georgia was also my time catching a unit in Chessie. Later, I was treated to a CSXT southbound with two WC SD45's! I was thinking about that day yesterday when I noticed... (more)
The Sun Shines bright on my old Kentucky home. Cincinnati bound autorack train Q236 momentarily disrupts the the stillness of another beautiful Poindexter sunrise as it rides on the old Northboun... (more)
A long CSX Q505 passes by KC Junction before going under 19th street and the 26th street tunnel on a Saturday afternnon.
Speeding east at Willow Creek with a long solid string of covered hopper cars.
Q301 rounds the curve at Newmarket St. and Prospect Ave. on a humid summer day
A Birmingham to Waycross manifest passes the preserved Sloss Furnace. Unfortunately, the searchlight signals will soon meet a different fate.