Gliding south from the rock, coal loads are being escorted to their destination by three CSX General Electric engines. The third (CSXT #711) serves as a DPU on the rear 110 cars back.
Q141 (Greenville, NJ - Jacksonville, FL) with CSXT ES44AH 942 leaving Acca. Construction of a new main line is underway.
On a warm afternoon at Boones Creek, Engineer Kris Hazen brings one of the last northbound manifest to run the entire Clinchfield across the trestle at Boones Creek, Tennessee. Remember all the C... (more)
Under the cover of night, one of the final northbound through movements on the Clinchfield breaks the silence in Dante, passing the iconic Baptist Church. This section of the Clinchfield has since... (more)
A northbound extra movement rolls across Boone's Creek Trestle on the CSX KP Sub. This section of the former Clinchfield Railroad was truncated and many jobs were cut on the day I paid a visit, le... (more)
In the heart of Clinchfield Country, engineer Kris Hazen guides one of the last northbound freights to run north of Kingsport, Tennessee, around a curve and into the sun, as it sets upon the Clinc... (more)
As CSX 942 holds down the main in Johnson City awaiting a fresh crew to continue south, CSX 643 leads a soutbound unit ELFX coal train down the siding on the former Clinchfield Railroad.
A northbound rushes through downtown Stevenson behind a pair of filthy GEs.
Westbound loads creep off the Coal River on a cold winter night.
After meeting Disney's "A Christmas Carol" promotional train on the east side of town, Q437 throttles back up to track speed as it passes through the MBTA station in Westborough, MA.
The first rays of sunlight on a winter morning combine with the deep blue paint of CSX's current paint scheme, the long shadows cast by Ben's Bridge and a low cloud deck to turn this photo of near... (more)
Q437 passes through North Grafton with a mix of GE and EMD units for power.