On what was a gorgeous fall day, Helper set J60 shoves hard on the rear of a loaded coal, passing through the east end ofEckman yard and by the soon to be gone CPL's.
On what was a gorgeous fall day, train 194 crawls up the near 2% grade, surprisingly without helpers.
Heading westbound on the journey for home, the New River Train passes the iconic C&O Art Deco passenger depot at Prince, West Virginia. The station, which serves the greater Beckley area, has bee... (more)
A mine run bound for the Buffalo Subdivision at Man departs Peach Creek Yard, rolling through the railroad town of Logan, WV on the directional double-track section between FD Cabin and SW Cabin e... (more)
J60 slowly rolls by the Keystone, WV, mine.
What may be the end of an era. The Alco that served the Litwar "Red Ash" Tipple for many years looks to be parked for good.
The NS "Blue Mule" DC to AC conversion pushes a coal train over the top of Flat Top Mountain via the Elkhorn Tunnel on a beautiful fall day.
One of the 2 Little Kanawha River RR SW1200's sits at the south end of the small operation tucked away in Parkersburg.
The NS "Blue Mule" pushes hard on the rear of a coal train at Farm as it prepares to enter the twin tunnels at Hemphill.
Mission accomplished, as the 3 newest pushers (two new ET44ACs and the "DC to AC" conversion) duck into the void atop the infamous Elkhorn grade located inside the cavernous Elkhorn Tunn... (more)
A loaded CSX N770 coal train crests the grade at the Hobbs signals on it's way to Richmond, VA as the days last light burns the sky and foliage in the trees.
The blue mule and 2 ET44AC's push 83K east to Flat Top
A NS rebuilt SD90MAC to a SD70ACU begins to pull on a coal train at Farm after receiving pushers.
The New River Train passes through the gorge as onlookers from one of the overlooks watch it pass by.