NS' Savannah & Atlanta heritage SD70ACe leads CSX Q303 west through Hilldale, W.Va., on CSX's Alleghany Subdivision east of Hinton.
Passing through historic downtown Thurmond, WV, CSX train Q303 proceeds West towards Russell, KY with Norfolk Southern Heritage Unit Savanah & Atlanta in the lead.
After sitting in Hinton during the heaviest portion of the big storm of 2016, Q303 shakes off its coat of powder as it accelerates Westbound at Brooks.
Enroute to Russell, Ky from Hinton, WV, one of the Kanawha Subdivisions mixed freights, Q303 passes through St. Albans, WV on this warm Summer afternoon.
Q303 slows to a stop to allow the morning Cardinal to get off single main and make its stop at the Thurmond depot.
A 44-year old EMD product started out life as Union Pacific 3104 in 1971. Now in her current ownership under HLCX, though still bearing some of Morrison Knudsen paint, she still pulls her fair sha... (more)
Canadian National 2305 does the honors leading the manifest train Q303.
A splash of diffused evening sun illuminates the power of westbound mixed freight, CSX Q303 as it rolls along the New River Gorge at Thurmond.
The pine trees at Big Rock make for a spring like setting as a leased HLCX unit leads Q303.
Westbound manifest works the yard in the lower basin of Lynchburg.
Q-303 with eight engines six dead in tow rounds the curve at Scott Depot as it slows for a crossing malfunction.
Q303 waits for an Eastbound coal train on a frosty morning in Alderson.
At 8:58 am the first of the morning light illuminates the valley of the New River Gorge as westbound mixed freight Q303 and its eight car consist snake their way through Backus, and soon to be Qui... (more)
Crossing over the New River at the bottom of the Gorge in Hawks Nest, CSX manifest freight Q303 makes a daylight trip west from Hinton to Russell.