Spring is here! Southbound along NS' West Virginia Secondary, a genuine SD40-2 leads the NS 380 south through the community of Nitro, enroute to Dickinson from Hobson. As foreign power and ... (more)
Hardest working crew on the Pokey today brings a coal drag off the Gilbert Branch and awaits a green signal at Beech Creek WV. Lots of older, foreign power has shown up on the Poke of late...
Hardest working crew on the Pokey today brings a coal drag off the Gilbert Branch and through Glen Alum Tunnel (which appears to be incurring remedial work). After dropping this train, same crew p... (more)
A mother and her child sit on a rock as 630 and the Tri-County Mountaineer blast out of the tunnel at Ought One, on its way back to Grundy, Va
DC power stretches it out under both signal towers at War Eagle. This was the scene of a slide earlier this year that shut down the main line, an always present danger among the high rock outcropp... (more)
Ringling Brother's Barnum & Bailey Circus passenger cars wait in Charleston for the equipment cars to be loaded.
Passing an empty coal train, destined for the coal river subdivision to be loaded. CSX Train K081 passes by with 103 empty tankers led by a clean BNSF ES44C4 enroute to Russell, KY to be re-crewed... (more)
"Dirty Canadians" A pair of foreign visitors lead empty autorack train CSX Q217 by the former Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Roundhouse and shop complex on a lovely spring afternoon.
NS train 35Q heads over the trestle at Shepherdstown as it heads south with the GoRail unit 3rd out.
On its annual commute from Fairfax, VA to Charleston, the Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey Red Unit Circus Train traces the former NYC West Virginia Secondary along the Kanawha River south of Char... (more)
Heavy duty power lets its presence be known after some gooberhead disregards the crossing gates and ignores all warnings in order to arrive at his destination a little earlier.
The clouds just start to part as a BNSF unit leads 380 heading for Levi to wait on the Ringling Brother's Barnum & Bailey Circus train.
What a great, interesting place Harpers Ferry is. Seems like no matter what you're intrested in, there is something for you in this extreme eastern corner of the WV.
Norfolk Southern train J14, one of numerous Kenova District locals, works on assembling a train of empty coal hoppers pulled from the SunCoke Energy (formerly KRT) Ceredo Docks in nearby Ceredo, W... (more)