A loaded coal train from the St. Charles area is tied down on the ex-Southern's St. Charles Branch between Imboden and Appalachia.
It's early spring in SW Virginia. The redbuds are blossoming; the leaves on many of the trees are starting to come out. CSX 506 leads an empty hopper train across the curved trestle in East Stone ... (more)
A recently rebuild ex. BN SD40-2 rolls northward towards its train in Vancouver yard. The uni-brow on top of the cab is apparently a setup for both PTC and a pair of air conditioners, though that ... (more)
A unit train of Silversides, loaded at Westmoreland Coal's Appalachia transloader and destined to Duke Power, approaches the signal at Big Stone Gap. The track in the foreground is CSX's connectin... (more)
GSMR No. 1702 on the west end of the "Tuck Train" is pulled into Dillsboro for a layover before leading the westbound run back to Bryson.
An SD40-2 leads a short local across County Line Road in Palmer Lake on July 13, 2017.
An E/B CSX manifest traverses the diamonds at Blue Island Junction as it makes its way slowly towards Barr Yard with UP 7821 (AC45CCTE), KCS 4039 (SD70ACe), and CSX 7914 (C44-8W).
A Maryland Area Rail Commuter train approaches the station stop at Harpers Ferry. Though somewhat faded, the "Mennen's Borated talcum Toilet Powder" ad painted on the cliffs in 1906 is still visib... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
Ferrovalle's ECO SW1504 pair bringing the Ferromex passenger special from the Departure yard, to the place where it will spend the night, passing underneath the Hump.
A loaded dump train crosses Pigeon Creek approaching Appalachia on the ex-Southern's St. Charles Branch. The coal is destined to Westmoreland Coal's Wentz prep plant on the ex-Interstate Railroad.
After two days of hard work, in what was originally thought to take only two days. Rotary OY and 487 must continue on late into the evening, so they can finish the job to get the line open for the... (more)
"South Shore Freight" motors are en route to their work assignment at Bailly Town, near Burns Harbor, as they cruise down 10th street with a high green ahead.