A southbound unit coal train from Loyall, KY to Erwin, TN meets a work train in the hole at Hubbard Springs, VA. This is the former L&N Cumberland Valley Division main line.
On the north side of the Corbin locomotive shop, a number of units are lined up awaiting attention inside. The ready track is to the far right, so they units are not for immediate service. CSX Tra... (more)
CSX EMD's sit with their train at the north end of NS's Industry Yard as they wait for permission to enter.
CSX Q386 lead by CSX 8662 comes into V.O. passing the rail crane "American" on the controlled siding.
Highball to Etowah! Three big SD50s are wound up to the "company notch" south of Corbin a few miles as they head to Etowah, TN and points south with gusto. Apparently there wasn't suffic... (more)
The rear pushers keep the slack bunched up "Big Pennington" Hill at milepost CV250 on the former L&N Cumberland Valley Division main. This train is a Loyall to Erwin, TN unit coal train.... (more)
Two forms of coal transportation in one shot: An NS mine run is slowly loading a coal train at Red River Coal's load out at Steer Branch (Dixiana) on the former Interstate Railroad Dixiana Branch.... (more)
After an earlier test shot to see if the set-up would work, this over and under at Corbin was done as a night photo shoot for attendees at the 1987 convention of the L&N Historical Society. The po... (more)
An eastbound Hamlet to Lumberton Turn is ready to pound the diamond over the former ACL main line at Pembroke, NC. The connecting track takes trains off the ACL and onto this, the former SAL line ... (more)
Reading & Northern SD50 5017 brings a Hometown High Bridge train back into Jim Thorpe. The well preserved CNJ station is hosting a "Fall Festival" and the trains are very popular this t... (more)
An eastbound TV train negotiates the S-curve at Glenfield on the Fort Wayne Line.
An eastbound train of miscellaneous single car shipment coal and some wood chips rolls by the distant signal (intermediate) for the CSX-NS junction about a mile and half back at Big Stone Gap. Thi... (more)
As the last light of day reflects off its nose, a CSX SD50 leads a westbound empty unit coal train off the NS main at Big Stone Gap and toward the junction with its own railroad just ahead.
Q296 crosses the mighty Susquehanna River at West Aiken on the Philadelphia Subdivsion.