Grinding upgrade on the former N&W mainline ay Keystone, a pair of brand new ACe's assist eastbound NS Q62 over Elkhorn Grade.
After loading at Quincy, the Virginian heritage SD70ACe sits tied down in the yard at Alloy on the head end of 100 loads of coal for Roanoke. In a few short hours, the train will be ascending the ... (more)
UP SD70M No. 5107 leads westbound manifest 195 west through the CPLs at Ingleside on a beautiful fall afternoon.
K145 lead by BNSF 975 starts across the Potomac River after exiting Harpers Ferry Tunnel
CSX Q217 West heads west at Shenandoah Junction WV. Notice the X is missing from the front of the locomotive.
A colorful combo of a Citirail ES44AC and a CSX CW44AC lead 18M past through West Williamson, just having passed the signal at College.
UP SD70M No. 5107 leads westbound manifest 195 through the small town of Oakvale, WV passing the classic N&W CPLs.
Eastbound on the N&W mainline, two brand new consecutively numbered EMD SD70ACe's assist NS Q62 upgrade at Kimball. The 130 loads, enroute to Roanoke with two head end locomotives and two Bluefiel... (more)
Brand new NS SD70ACe's No. 1174 and No. 1173 assist eastbound NS Q62 upgrade near Big Four Tunnel No. 2. The Bluefield based helpers are assisting 130 loads of W.Va. toward the summit of Elkhorn, ... (more)
After emerging from Welch tunnel, two brand consecutively numbered EMD SD70ACe's assist an eastbound NS Q62 upgrade on NS' busy Pocahontas District between Williamson and Bluefield.
After coupling onto the NS Q62 at Sandy Huff, a pair of brand new consecutively numbered EMD SD70ACe's assist eastbound coal loads toward Bluefield, shoving into Roderfield tunnel on the N&W mainl... (more)
A B&O GP40/GP40-2 combo depart Century with a train of coal bound for Grafton and points beyond.
A westbound train rolls across the old Virginian Railway trestle in Oakvale, WV behind the fire department
Tied down in front of the 16th Street yard office for the night, yard power CSXT 6904 & slug 2250 idle away on a rainy December night, awaiting the last round of work before the Christmas holiday.