Southern 630 starts to gain speed past the NKP styled signals at Lynn Camp
Amtrak Northeast Regional train 95 pulls into Ashland, VA around 25 minutes late. One of the Vistor's Center volunteers sits outside as part of a photoshoot for the station and the town.
The CREX 1338 leads the NS 746 south through Ridgeway on the way to Belews Creek Steam Station.
Southern Railway #630 is crawling across the bridge into Weller Yard as she begins the morning's Tri-County Mountaineer.
A southbound CSX loaded coal train bound for South Carolina rolls across the Copper Creek Viaduct at Speers Ferry on a beautiful spring afternoon.
Southern 630 rolls through Hurley, VA on its way to Devon, WV in the late afternoon.
Evidence of the continuing fascination with this magnificent form of motive power. Activities have been suspended to watch this 1987 NRHS Convention excursion as it races eastbound thru this tiny... (more)
1st return trip of the day finds SOU 630 crossing Knox Creek on the Kentucky/Virginia line amid some spring color...
Amtrak's Lorton switcher begins to place autp carriers from the inbound Auto Train for unloading.
The CREX 1338 leads the NS 746 across the Smith River on the way to Belews Creek Steam Station.
Southern 630 passes a set of N&W position lights at the west end of Dismal Yard.
630 begins to accelerate out of Weller Yard and past the CPL's that protect the entrance.
Southern Railway #630 is back up to speed after the crawl through Weller Yard, passing over one of the many bridges on the Buchanan Branch on her way back to Grundy to end the morning's excursion.
The ex Norfolk and Western Big Prater Creek Branch was biuilt in 1977, and runs from Vansant Jct. to Deskins, to serve the Island Creek Coal Company's Pocahontas Loader, which was the sole purpose... (more)