Returning west to Knoxville from Asheville, Norfolk Southern's A-B-B-A set of F9's cross the Southern Railway Douglas bridge on their westward trek across the former Southern mainline toward Knoxv... (more)
Along the former Seaboard mainline, a relatively new addition to the CSX GE ES44AC fleet idles in the small yard at Augusta, basking in the late summer sunshine.
Posing for patrons of the March 23rd photographer's event on the Potomac Eagle Railrod, B&O 722 catches the afternoon sun in a tight rock cut north of Romney. Stay tuned for information pertaining... (more)
Upgrade and framed between the westbound absolute signal for WS Cabin, eastbound coal loads struggle up Alleghany grade in the evening's fading light. While only miles from the summit of the Alleg... (more)
CSX Q130, eastbound single stack priority intermodal slices through the interlocking at C&O's WS Cabin, upgrade on the west slope of the Alleghanies toward Tuckahoe.
Switching out loads for empties at the Spring Grove papermill, NS' Reading heritage EMD SD70ACe observes a slow order through the semi-street running trackage through the paper mill.
Crossing the Ohio River into West Virginia, NS SD60 No. 6668 leads a train of empties across the large N&W trestle spanning across downtown Kenova. The late summer foliage, evident of the upcoming... (more)
Passing the former town site of Stone Cliff, eastbound export coal loads grind upgrade through Claremont, the location of the far eastern edge of the original Thurmond yard. Today, very little rem... (more)
Enroute to the CSX/RJC interchange at Thurmond, a pair of former Southern Pacific SD40-2T's follow the route of the original C&O Loup Creek Subdivision with three covered hoppers in tow.
Enroute to Iaeger, light power rolls westbound past the CPL's at Marytown following a mid spring rain shower.
Following the curvature of Santa Fe's iconic Raton Pass, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief makes its daily trek the pass, south of Trinidad enroute to Raton.
Northbound on the L&N main to Cincinnati, a CN C40-8 leads a mixed freight across the CC Subdivision, south of Corbin.
Tied down on the pit track in downtown Ronceverte, CSX's Diversity in Motion CW60AC waits for helper assignments over Alleghany grade. A 12 hour curfew has curtailed the majority of CSX's operatio... (more)
A former Southern Railway GP38-2 high hood rests on the north end of the Nitro yard, coupled to a single tank car set out by northbound freight, NS 381 the day before.
Shortly after daybreak, the Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bailey Red unit passes the Mammoth coal loadout, northbound on the former NYC West Virginia Secondary toward Charleston.