Southbound on NS' former New York Central West Virginia Secondary, NS' Pennsylvania Railroad ES44AC No. 8102 leads the daily Columbus to Dickinson manifest through the small community of Hometown.
Shoving back on the main with 5 NS Top Gon hoppers from Nitro Yard, the Pennsylvania Railroad heritage unit is the sole power on Dickinson-bound train 380 on a chilly December afternoon.
CSX's Cumberland to Hagerstown Turn seen returning west with 100+ cars in tow.
Like many railfan trips, this day's forecast was "Sunny." While it did wind up that way later, the first train of the morning was found in foggy conditions brought on with cold fall air... (more)
A covered hopper train rolls past West Cumbo Tower on a cold winter morning.
The Operator at Miller Tower gives the "highball" to a passing eastbounder.
A westbound coal train speeds by HO Tower in Hancock, WV.
R136 rolls by diminutive NA Tower in the snow.
The NS 1067 Reading with the 1071 CNJ trailing lead the Q47 west past the CPL's at Ingleside.
Southbound NS intermodal train 201, from Harrisburg, PA to Union Pacific at Marion, AR, is passing under the new signal bridge at Shenandoah Junction. The now retired N&W CPL signal can be seen la... (more)
The Face of a workhorse
The Capitol Limited snakes around the S-Curve at Martinsburg as it slows for the station stop.
Amtrak 136 East bound fixin to Blast trough the Fort Spring WV Tunnel
Norfolk Southern hauls a massive SunCoke Energy (which originated near Grundy VA) train down the Tug River Valley enroute to Kenova WV.