The WB local has "died on the law" and had to tie up short of its destination in Bristol. Here a WB intermodal, probably 22A, screams by in grandeur.
I found Richmond to be a very underrated railfanning city. While the lack of shortlines limit the color variety, there are a ton of interesting angles thanks to the immense amount of railroad infr... (more)
TripleCrown containers and TOFC, not just RoadRailers
Southbound Amtrak Northeast Regional Virginia Service train 99 from Boston, MA to Newport News is running fifteen-minutes late when it makes a station stop at the Ashland-Hanover Visitor's Center ... (more)
An Eastbound manifest freight, probably 18M, rolls through Eggleston, VA with a colorful consist of two BN SD40-2's, led by BN 7893, a UP SD60 and a NS Dash 9
An Eastbound empty coal train through Shawsville, VA with ES40DC 7606 leading
An interesting train heading Eastbound through Shawsville, VA with a Conrail leader and two F59PH units bound for Charlotte and use on the state of North Carolina run passenger trains between Cha... (more)
A pair of CSX GE locomotives pull manifest Q401 through Ashland past the historic station.
Memphis-NJ priority stacker 202 winds it up through Abingdon, VA. By the time the rear of the train passed, it was really walkin' the dog. Earlier, it met counterpart 201 at Bristol. The train is ... (more)
In this rather mundane composition, a Southern Railway Tennessee Division freight is ready to head west to Knoxville from Bristol on an April afternoon in 1969. The freight house to the right burn... (more)
A long afternoon nap on Mother's Day for the westbound.
A 105-car unit coal train is loading at Alpha Natural Resources' mine at Wentz, VA, on the former Interstate Stonega Branch.
Clinchfield power sits by the diesel shop in Dante, VA. 4607 was a former Seaboard Coast Line GP7 that was rebuilt in the SCL Uceta shops as part of the rebuild program similar to the program that... (more)
Southbound manifest bound for Linwood, with an opposing east coast rival at the helm.
A westbound empty unit coal train is rolling along toward West Virginia (by way of Norton, VA) through Duffield, VA.