NS ES44DC 7710 leads the eastbound TVA McCloud Turn through Gate City early on a Thursday morning.
Springtime blooms continue to fill the landscape as CSX 4566 leads a westbound empty hopper train near Gate City on a peaceful Wednesday evening.
NS 750 Hauls a heavy load of coal over the CSX /NS interchange tracks at Frisco. Note the conductor's foot on the cab winsheild. Nikon D80.
Just a few seconds later and we would have a perfect over/under. As it turned out this view captures the first of two distributed power helpers on loaded NS coal train 722 passing underneath a sou... (more)
CSX 4551 leads a eastbound coal train out of Natural Tunnel in this birds eye view. The green vegetation is slowly returning to the landscape fueled in large part by heavy rains of the past few da... (more)
2 visitors from the West have made an apearance in Yuma, VA where they sit ilde awaiting assignment in the Yuma Yard.
Spring is in the air in Southwest Virginia as loaded coal train 722 rolls eastbound on the NS Appalachia District near Gate City. Three GEVO units are leading the ECP brake-equipped set of brand n... (more)
NS 722 rolls through Yuma Enroute to Clover, VA via Bulls Gap and Bristol, TN with all new hoppers equipped with the new ECP braking system.
Eastbound NS loaded coal train 722 crossing the North Fork of the Clinch River near Duffield.
Fall colors provide the background for this NS eastbound crossing US 23 in Duffield, VA.
CSX ES44AC 802 leads a westbound empty hopper train through Gate City on a crystal clear early spring day.
NS 722 departs Appalachia. We would chase this train all the way back to Watkins by sunset.
CSX N308 utilizes trackage rights through the Norfolk Southern Yuma Yard with a clear signal at Smith.
A gracefully aged GP50 leads a long local at Frisco.
NS 7585 is doing DPU duty today at the rear of Train 722 at Big Stone Gap.