Two of CSX's newest rebuilds haul a string of empty cars out of the siding. Thanks to Julius Espiritu for the heads up.
AR's get ready to roll under the US 119 bridge at Slater's Branch enroute to Kenova.
AC power splits the still standing N&W signals located near the junction of the Nolan Branch as "another" winter storm invades the Tug Valley.
Pokey Pusher shown here getting the job done without breaking a sweat (yet). It's here where the infamous Elkhorn Grade stiffens up a bit...
NS SD60 6661 leads 4 other units with a loaded coal train through Switchback, WV
A typical dawn at Bluefield Yard finds an empty coal train on Main 2 waiting for a re-crew to head East, several units sitting on the yard tracks and a pair of AC units heading out to the Pokey fo... (more)
A pair of ES44AC's blast off from with a loaded unit coal train after picking up a pair of helpers at Farm, WV
After switching the small yard at Nitro, NS 380 continues south on the former New York Central WV Secondary to Dickinson with a primary consist of open hoppers in tow.
Basking in the morning sun after winter storm Pax impacted the region yesterday, NS 380 idles in Nitro under the lead power of former BN Executive SD70MAC No. 9761 and a high hood GP38-2. Foreign ... (more)
NS Dash9 9623 leads a loaded coal train through downtown Keystone, WV
A pair of BNSF engines lead the NS intermodal over the Potomac River from Maryland into West Virginia following a significant Mid-Atlantic snowstorm.
Ascending Elkhorn grade in the final minutes of daylight, a pair of NS C40-9W's drag 100 loads of Appalachian mined coal over the N&W mainline toward Bluefield. Snow and cold temperatures have mad... (more)
As heavy snow limits visibility, an eastbound ethanol train slices through the N&W CPL's at Ingleside during one of the region's most prominent and severe winter storm systems of recent history.
The NS OCS with the NS 4270 leading B units NS 4275 and NS 4276 roll across the West Virginia countryside on the way back to Altoona after completing a trip to Georgia.
NS Dash9 9230 push the rear of a loaded coal train over the trestle in Oakvale, WV