A cloudy and dreary day sets the mood as a eastbound coal train passes under the old signals on there last day of operation. In less then 24 hours they would be gone and the scene will at Cotton H... (more)
With fresh snow covering most of the mountains in southern West Virginia, Norfolk Southern's Nickel Plate Road Heritage unit leads eastbound coal train 820 past the signals at Blake on the Christi... (more)
"Breaking the Calm:" Empty CSX ethanol train K057 crosses the Potomac River at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia just a few minutes after sunrise on a gorgeous summer morning. These regul... (more)
On a sunny day, an eastbound coal drag splits the N&W CPL's at Ada.
A ratty looking Dash 9 and a High Hood GP38-2 lead an empty coal train past the N&W CPL's at Falls Branch.
Loaded coal train 74M passes College a couple of miles West of Williamson Yard.
Westbound loads pass through Sprigg, a few miles from the yard at Williamson.
Exhaust mixes with fog coming off the snow, as pushers on the rear of a heavy coal drag near the top of Elkhorn Grade. The pushers have been on the rear since Farm in the long grueling climb to th... (more)
Early morning light is creeping into the valleys and hollows of WV, showing the blazing Fall foliage. Pushers and loaded Top Gons await crews at Ned, a small yard just outside Gilbert. The loads w... (more)
Eastbound 766 crosses over from main 1 to main 2 at Hull, crossing over the center siding at the Litwar Plant. This train would continue East for a few miles before getting a helper set at Sandy H... (more)
On a perfect afternoon in West Virginia, a NS veteran leads U31 past one of the few surviving Virginian Searchlight Signals at Itmann.
BNSF 7511 Leads an oil train West Past past the old B&O roundhouse and warehouse in Martinsburg.
None other than the famed Class J, 611, backs up for a photo runby at the west side of Elkhorn Tunnel. There was plenty of space for the patrons on this excursion to stand, but with the train head... (more)
The NS 1067 Reading with the 1071 CNJ trailing lead the Q47 past the CPL's at Ingleside.