"12R MEETS 213" It's a very chilly 10 degrees at Shepherdstown, WV as 213 sits in the siding to meet the oncoming 12R. The venerable Norfolk and Western CPL signals stand guard both in ... (more)
KO 55 Heads west at Duffields Station on it's way west
"CLEAR ORION " The Norfolk and Western CPL at Shepherdstown, WV displays a clear indication for Norfolk Southern train 15T on the railroad's H Line. The constellation "Orion" can be see... (more)
Eastbound coal loads from Pennsylvania parallel US 119 through Borderland, only a few miles away from Williamson.
A wild lashup including BNSF 792 in warbonnet scheme, BNSF 9197 SD 70ACe, HLCX 7156 SD40-2 and a CN 2185 C40-8W lead an empty oil train across an icy Potomac River from Maryland into West Virginia... (more)
U14 has just left the main at Sprigg and creeps along up the Alma Branch, between WV Route 49 and the Tug Valley Country Club Golf Course. This light movement, with a C40-8W and NS 1069, the Virgi... (more)
Ex-Texas & Pacific 2-10-4 610--leased to the Southern--slowly marches upgrade through Bluefield yard with a 16-car NRHS convention train from Roanoke. The engine, crew and first few cars are coate... (more)
Chessie 614 struts out of Thurmond, WV with the Chessie Safety Express after a photo run by. The train had begun the day at Cliftion Forge, VA.
2014 was certainly the year for unusual motive power lashups across most Class I railroads. Here, NS 272 passes the now replaced N&W CPL's at "Dean", eastbound on NS' Kenova District wit... (more)
For two days each year, there's a very slight possibility to catch two Amtrak trains side-by-side along former C&O rails in an obscure, albeit interesting town situated along the banks of the New ... (more)
Crossing the Coal River and into downtown St. Albans, brand new BNSF SD70ACe No. 8477 leads an eastbound crude oil on the former C&O main to Hinton. The loaded train is enroute to the Yorktown, Va... (more)
A GP38-2 passes under the signal bridge at Miller Tower.
NS office car train with an SD60E on the point and two NS passenger cars heads south near Shenandoah Junction.
"Winchester & Western New Year's Lullaby" Holding down the fort during the 2015 New Year's holiday are an assortment of power in Corning Yard. On the left is GP9 403 (not pictured), GP10 75... (more)
Westbound on the former Chesapeake & Ohio main in downtown St. Albans, Canadian Pacific AC400 No. 9838 leads grain empties by the historic St. Albans Depot.