On a balmy Spring afternoon, NS loaded coal train 83J led by an EMD SD60 and a standard cab GE grinds around an S-Curve in Keystone, West Virginia with locomotives in run eight while ascending Elk... (more)
The morning Cardinal heads out of Manns tunnel on a beautiful fall day.
The Durbin Rocket stopped for a drink of water.
A West Bound MARC Train crosses the Potomac River at Harpers Ferry, WV.
NS 8102 is the rear helper for this Pokey pusher set as it slogs up the hill pushing a loaded coal train at Northfork.
Union Pacific "heavy" power graces the front of an NS grain train as it passes along Elkhorn Creek near Northfork, West Virginia. Though the trees are bare, the Armour Yellow and the American Flag... (more)
A UP SD70AH leads unit grain train 44G up the Elkhorn Grade just west of the tunnel that bears the same name. Here we see the train under the classic N&W CPLs at Maybeury. Not the mast that has be... (more)
Starting the New Year off with a little color... While trees are void of any foliage, the extra color on the head end of Linwood-bound NS 18M helps offset this January afternoon as KCS GE E... (more)
Norfolk Southern train 18M works East at the West end of Prichard, WV as the sun sinks low in the evening sky. Today's 18M with a mixed bag of power included this KCS Belle, a Canadian Pacific AC... (more)
Waiting for a chance to fight snow that will never come again. Here sits Chessie System 1961 Jordan snow plow in a West Virginia snow storm in Quinnimont, WV.
With rumors circulating that Norfolk Southern was to idle the West Virginia Secondary (Ex-NYC) line after the first of the year, the wife and I decided to take a road trip down the line today. Co... (more)
With the PTC Deadline pushed back 3 years, the scramble to get signals up to date has slowed down majorly. A pair of CP AC4400CW's lead 188 through the CPL signals at Nolan.
A matching pair of CP AC4400CW's lead 188 through Falls Branch, passing under the recently replaced signals.
A matching pair of CP AC4400CW's lead a very long 188 through Greyeagle, reflecting off of the standing water along the right of way.
Westbould CCLX grain empties hustle through Maher with an SD70ACe leader.