Waiting it's turn to enter the Cumberland yard, a loaded coal train waits down below the high hillsides of the Narrows.
A surprising 6000 foot long Q619 with 97 cars of freight makes its way into Opelika passing a house most railfans wouldn't think is too close to the tracks.
Three big ones on the point of the northbound "Juice" today
Coal at Kayne Ave.
The 819 lights the way as it pulls under the CPL bridge at Ambrose. Three indications show as the yellow illuminates, for a short instance, as the signal drops to red.
CSX U338-05 soars across the Holston River just north of Kingsport on the former Clinchfield.
An empty ethanol train navigates the shadows of the CSX Trenton Line at CP Woodbourne
After receiving a signal, westbound light engines pass under the relatively new signal at "East End of Dock".
One of GE's latest GEVO's leads a long string of new coalveyor hoppers from the water level mainline onto the Youngstown line.