Southbound pig train on Richmond's version of street running.
Splitting I-195, southbound CSX Q171 charges through Richmond bound for Jacksonville, FL.
Helper engines CSX 723 and CSX 714 get ready to go to work at Hardman, WV.
A northbound hopper train eases through a temporary 15mph slow order at the north end of the Sevier siding on its way back to the coal fields for another load.
Getting an early start railfanning on this September morning allowed me to catch the southbound manifest as it passes the site of the former location where the old CRR yard office use to be. In be... (more)
The conductor of northbound coal empty U134 climbs back onboard his train just as the DPU of a southbound loaded coal heads towards Augusta. (Pentax K10D with DA 50-200mm lens)
A first sight for me, a manifest BNSF has kicked out in the middle of the evening Metra commuter rush. Consist was CSX SD70MAC, BNSF C44-9W, NREX SD45-2, ATSF SD40-2.
CSX rides the super elevated track up Racoon Mtn.
Pan shot of the 723 North.