A father and his two young sons get a unique perspective look at the passage of the 72nd CSX Santa Train.
The 72nd annual running the CSX Santa Train, crosses the Copper Creek Viaduct; which was constructed in 1907 by the Clinchfield Railroad.
Ore loads take the curve out of Fairlane for Proctor
9000 horses have 89 cars of train 643 rolling upgrade at track speed in a heavy snowfall. Working on a .70 percent grade, those 645 prime movers fill the valley with sound. This is on the former... (more)
With a full load of woodchips in tow, Blue Ridge Southern's T-31 job is nearing the end of its westbound trip to Canton on this beautiful fall afternoon.
Three of (Watco) Blue Ridge Southern's SD40-3's lead westbound Canton-Asheville turn across the bridge just east of Canton, NC on this beautiful November afternoon.
As the last light of the day fades to darkness, DMIR 405, DMIR 409 and BLE 909 run track speed south down the Missabe Subdivision for Proctor with steaming taconite pellets in tow.
DMIR 403 leads the way pulling 141 cars of taconite pellets out of the yard track at United Taconite ( some of which can be seen above the 403 ) and onto the CN Missabe Sub ( foreground ) as they ... (more)
A beautiful day in the mountains finds the Canton yard job working cars next to the Evergreen Packaging Plant in Canton, NC.
FWWRs latest (and last repaint) into there own colors. Ex-SP 7467 is now FWWR 2024.
DMIR 402, DMIR 403 and DMIR 408 sit on the curve for the approach to the CN dock 6 and stare at a red signal, waiting to return to Proctor yard with the empties.
A rare treat on the W-Line is this set of four WAMX units working southbound on a Saturday daylight run. For some reason, the local power from Canton is being used to run cars to Arden (usually r... (more)