A light drizzle falls on southwest Virginia as a CSX empty hopper trains passes through East Stone Gap, Va. on its return trip to the eastern Kentucky coal fields. Currently running on NS trackage... (more)
A pair of SD40-2s shove on the rear of an eastbound coal train at Harvey, Va. Although the trees at the lower elevations are showing new leaves on this early spring day, the trees at the top of Po... (more)
D788 notches by the corner of Cork and East in Winchester on the way to Straburg.
A light early April snowfall coats the higher elevations and the loaded hoppers as NS coal train 76M rolls through Tito, Va.
A typically grimy Clinchfield EMD F7 leads a southbound freight train over a low timber trestle. This location is between Wakenva and Trammel, north of Dante in far western Virginia.
A CSX coal train slices through the heavy fog as it grinds upgrade through the Baum Hollow section of East Stone Gap. The train is utilizing NS trackage rights between Big Stone Gap, Va. and Frisc... (more)
NS 78G grinds upgrade through Speers Ferry, Va.
A MOW train led by No. 6190, sporting a black and white striped pilot, passes under the signal bridge at Yuma, Va.
Photo taken from the Richmond African Burial Ground.
A pair of cabs (555030 and 555596) rest on the main line adjacent to Bruton Siding on ex-IRR trackage. In a short time, U48 will couple both cabs to empties and work Paramount.
Empty hoppers pass through Tito on their return trip to the Appalachia area.
A coal train grinds upgrade through Oreton on an early spring day.
A CSX coal train, exercising NS trackage rights between Big Stone Gap, Va. and Frisco, Tenn., exits Stock Creek Gorge and splits the signals at Glenita, Va.
After a couple hour delay in Lynchburg, VA on Saturday, April 9th, N&W 611 is finally southbound on the return trip to Spencer, NC over the famous double track steel viaduct in Altavista, VA, alon... (more)
The helpers on a CSX coal drag, utilizing NS trackage rights between Big Stone Gap, Va. and Frisco, Tenn., roll through Sunbright, Va.