NS 83J with 110 loads has a stop signal just west of Flat Top yard, leaving the train stopped on the main line waiting to do a hill start once the main is clear again.
A trio of engines pass the recently refurbished "Bluefield Interiors" sign as they shove 83J up the hill into Bluefield Yard. The foreground track is the start of NS's Clinch Valley Line... (more)
A BNSF SD70ACe and a high hood NS GP38-2 on the point of 83J are down to a crawl through Claren, passing through the unique CPL arrangement, which unfortunately doesn't have a whole lot of time le... (more)
Light power set 83J rolls West through Bluestone, meeting the 95W stopped waiting to take the crossover.
On a balmy Spring afternoon, NS loaded coal train 83J led by an EMD SD60 and a standard cab GE grinds around an S-Curve in Keystone, West Virginia with locomotives in run eight while ascending Elk... (more)
The Virginian heritage unit shoves hard on the rear of 83J as it passes the N&W CPL's at Welch. Like many of the N&W CPL's along the Pokey, replacements are standing next to the CPL's currently.
The helper units on the rear of NS 83J lean in to the curve on the east side of Northfork, WV.
A three way meet occurs at Big Four as 83J heads east to Yards with the Virginian shoving on the rear as the Reading waits for a light engine just ahead to get the signal as mixed freight 195 wait... (more)
Shoving hard on the rear of 83J, the Virginian heritage unit passes through the small town of Northfork after a heavy thunderstorm has left puddle of rain in the perfect location.
A rare treat on the Pocahontas District, a freshly painted SD40-2 leads 110 coal loads out of Big Four Tunne on it's eastbound journey across the Elkhorn Grade.
With heavy snow still falling and gusty winds cutting through the valley. NS 83J stops short of CP Switchback to sweep up a cut of hoppers before continuing towards Bluefield.
Pushers shove westbound NS 83J through Falls Mills on a gorgeous fall day.
An odd set of power for a coal train leads NS 83J eastbound at Falls Mills (SD40-2, GP50, B32-8).
NS 83J puts their train together in Flat Top, WV.
NS 83J doubling his train together at Flat Top before heading eastbound toward Bluefield.