A north bound empty coal train is set to enter the Blue Ridge Tunnel that I am standing on as the fog tries to burn off in the valley below.
Sometimes a well lit roster shot is simply a good thing.
The engineer and conductor exchange a snack befor their trip.
A local job sits ready for its next run out of the small yard in Blacksburg, SC.
Ex. Piedmont and Northern, later CSX, and finally NS line in Gastonia, NC is now abandoned but may re open soon as a new shortline and this scene can be shot again after about ten years.
Heat waves of a HOT eastern NC summer day.
It's a cold winter day in downtown Chicago with the Ex Santa Fe office building overlooking the tracks.