38Q pulls out of the siding at Schuleen after meeting 15T. Schuleen is the east end of the siding at Marion. Marion is located on the Pulaski District at MP 364. The Pulaski District runs from Wal... (more)
Stack trains 22A and 23G meet at Crockett. Crockett is the longest siding on the Pulaski District at 9020 feet, which makes the dispatcher runs things alittle differently when they got couple of t... (more)
A BNSF SD70MAC in BN Executive colors leads a Tidewater-bound coal train down Christiansburg Mountain.
Three tank cars, one of which was breached and burned, in the James River, the day after the fiery oil train derailment in downtown Lynchburg.
On May 5th BNSF 6356 leads a loaded oil train through the wye off of CSXs peninsula sub onto the Yorktown branch. Notice the signal, it was weird to see it stay green/not turn red once the train... (more)
On mothers day the former C&O, and CSX signal bridge at Lee Hall is reunited on the ground after it was removed from service. It took only an hour and a half, with two trains complicating things,... (more)
On mothers day 2014 maintenance works to remove a former C&O signal. It took only an hour and a half, with two trains complicating things, to remove something that has stood 50+ years.
On the way to the Virginia Inland Port
Tennessee crew will arrive shortly to take the westbound on to Knoxville.
The CREX 1338 leads the NS 746 south through Ridgeway on the way to Belews Creek Steam Station.
Sitting all day at the station, waiting for a friend to pick me up to go to Jones Crossing to watch the Meteor shower, but the clouds prevailed .
A westbound CSX train of empty covered grain hoppers stopped on the mainline. Trailing locomotive is UP 9173 (GE C40-8).
After several days of shooting at Pardee, VA for Universal Studios' "Coal Miner's Daughter," starring Sissy Specek as Loretta Lynn, Southern's recently leased ex-CP Royal Hudson 2839 has... (more)
The Interstate Railroad's First Hill crew works upgrade with a drag of empty hoppers as it crosses Powell River at Josephine, VA.
The connecting bridge between Seaboard System (CSX) and Norfolk Southern at Big Stone Gap was just over five months old when this eastbound 90-car unit coal train came grinding across in the after... (more)