As Sandstone Mountain looms in the background, a loaded News-bound train waits out a Hinton gridlock at Brooks along the scenic New River.
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.
The engineer on southbound NS train 143 has an impressive display of power in the wind as the consist speeds through the central Kentucky tobacco farms just north of Lexington.
Former CN units idle in the yard at the Kanawha River Terminal in Ceredo, WV.
An EJ&E SW1200 hits the CSX diamond with a transfer run at Calumet near East Chicago.
SB Q541 cross scenic Roundstone Creek just south of Wildie, KY.
EB down the Kanawha bound for Danville Yard on the Coal River.
Remote control mine critter loading hoppers at Mapco's Martiki Mine on NS's Wolf Creek Branch in Martin County, Ky.
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 hot & dry summer day and fresh loads off the Delorme Branch make for very dusty conditions along the Pokey as a mine run heads toward Williamson at track speed.
A SB Harllee-bound unit train rolls through old KC Tunnel 12 on the CC (KY) Subdivision.
Former Southern caboose on display at Sadieville, Ky.
SD40-2 6111 and SD40 1613, both of N&W heritage, prepare to pull a rail train east out of NS's Bluefield, WV yard on a sunny May morning.
Extra South 508 pounds the steel at Levisa Junction on the Big Sandy Subdivision. The train is only 10 minutes out of Shelby Yard, you would have thought they would have caught that burned out he... (more)
Lite power out of Russell rolls past HO Cabin into the yard at Huntington, WV.