Pulling hard out of the modified tunnel at Princess, KY on the old Lexington Subdivision, local Y206-04 is slowing down to cut off their lead locomotive before going to work, spotting cuts of tras... (more)
At the end of a beautiful clear April evening, westbound intermodal 217 races across the N&W Ohio River Bridge on it's trip west towards Columbus and points beyond.
With the Central Railroad of New Jersey heritage unit leading another fairly new ACe, eastbound coal bound for the Carolinas slow down passing the CPL's at Falls Branch for a 10 mile-per-hour slow... (more)
After making a run to the mine at Cottage, KY on the Sidney Spur, local U09 is a few hundred feet away from the Kenova District mainline at Nolan, heading back to Williamson Yard for the night.
Empty coal cars being pulled by the Southern Railway heritage unit head down the middle track at the west entrance to Williamson Yard to tie down for the night as the last of a series of heavy sho... (more)
Eastbound tanker train with a UP AC at the point passes the yard at Williamson, WV heading towards Bluefield and points east.
With a fresh crew for the night run to Clifton Forge and points east, loads of Bakken crude oil race across the approach to the Big Sandy River bridge in Catlettsburg behind three BNSF units. Typ... (more)
One of the recrews on tonight's shift takes over westbound manifest Q303 the last few miles to their destination of Russell, KY. A pair of EMD switchers picked up in South Charleston rest dead in... (more)
With the westbound Cardinal and it's setoff of two private cars out of the way, the rerouted stack train off the B&O finishes the run from Clifton Forge to Russell with a set of ex-MoPac & Conrail... (more)
Having picked up a pair of covered hoppers at the head of the Wurtland "Riverport" the Wurtland local eases along the rusty jointed rail to couple with the rest of the train and make the... (more)
A former UP SD90MAC heads the eastbound run of autoracks down the Pocahontas Division past the unique CPL's north of Naugatuck, WV at Panco.
Usually a night runner, X698-31 makes a midday run past the Big Sandy Siding north of Louisa with a pair of YN2 AC4400CW's for power.
One of the local yard jobs escaping Russell Yard to work the many industries near the classification yard backs down the industrial track for the Wurtland "Riverport" west of RJ Cabin. ... (more)
Plagued with electrical problems, two generations of General Electric AC-current locomotives sit tied down on the #2 main at Clyffeside, waiting for a member of CSX mechanical to show up and get t... (more)
A short-on-time Q317-27 recrew drags 8800 feet of Cumberland freight past the Ashland Amtrak platform with an HLCX SD40-2 and ex-Conrail SD60I for power.