Beckley Coal Series In a continue series that highlights some of the obscure rail lines around Beckley, we find ourselves on Norfolk Southern's former Virginian Railway Winding Gulf Branch ... (more)
After meeting three south bounds the dispatcher give CSX Q212-15 the signal to proceed northbound out of the number two main track in Stevenson, AL (MP J-112.9 Stevenson). This 9,000ft in length e... (more)
Q262 rolls east along the Mohawk River against a nice backdrop of fall foliage.
Fall colours and snow. CN 327 has a pair of ex-Conrail Dash8-40CW's in two paint schemes as it heads west through Beaconsfield with an even 400 axles. Fall colours are still present, but so... (more)
Intermodal on the main, Manifest on the siding. First to depart? 15T on the siding.
A mixed freight passes the signals at CP Bishop, this is where I grew up as a kid and watched many Southern and later Norfolk Souther trains pass.
M626-15 crosses the Mohawk River with a wild lash up including an ex-Reading SW1001 and a Canadian Pacific GP9u!
NS CW40-8 leads four other units across the Tennessee River bridge near Chattanooga with a Southbound Mixed Freight on a cold October morning
CSXT 7711 leads a manifest at speed through the curve near Farmington Road in Miamisburg, Ohio. The headlight setup on these older GE's make it seem like they mean business.
Grinding upgrade toward Affinity with 100 empty hoppers, a pair of NS motors emerge from the tunnel at Loop Creek Junction and continue across a small trestle. This is known as the "loops&qu... (more)
CSX freights meet at the top of the slide
Q398 with an impressive lashup, rounds the loop at Locust Point Yard.
A one unit wonder glides across the Etowah River on a pristine winter day.