EB up the Big Sandy on a snowy morning.
SB Q213 slides under the old wooden overpass at Kiserton on the CC (KY) Subdivision.
Eastbound NS 281 creeps up to the summit of the grade inside Bluefield Yard as the rear helpers notch off the throttles. A quick crew change and its on toward Roanoke.
A mine run for the Pevler Complex snakes past a slide fence deep in the valley along Wolf Creek.
An EJ&E SW1200 hits the CSX diamond with a transfer run at Calumet near East Chicago.
17M speeds down the mountain across Elkhorn Creek and through Eckman Yard with power to spare. Today's power consist of NS 8551, 6631, 6643, 8672 and 8986.
Mine run passing the abandonded Grundy Tipple heads for Weller Yard.
SB Q541 is screaming in Run 8 as it crosses frozen Otter Creek on the climb up Richmond Hill.
A mine run out of Hazard works mtys up the Lotts Creek Branch on its way to load at Sigmon and is passing the long abandoned Ajax Tipple in a lite snow shower.
A single GE brings a Newport News bound train out of Shelby Yard and heads down the Big Sandy Subdivision. The train was loaded the night before down on the old Clinchfield's Nora Branch at Neece... (more)
A mix of EMD and GE 4-axles hustle loads for Kentucky Utilities north up the KY at Farriston past the recently idled Interstate Coal Company loadout. One of my first B&W shots.
Showing she still has what it takes in today's world of AC traction units, a former N&W SD40-2 hustles over 100 mty across Davis Branch on the way to the big yard at Williamson. These are former ... (more)
NS 758 departs off the main line in Bluefield with 120 loads for Belews Creek, NC.
SB autorack Q211 departing Corbin passing the signals at Bacon Creek on the KD Subdivision.
South East Coal Company's GP38-2 gets serviced at Ravanna before returning to her coal hauling duties on the EK Sub.