A cab waits on ex-L&N trackage at Appalachia. The ex-L&N track extends to the Paragon loader near Kelly View. When shoving a train of empties to the loader, the cab is utilized for the reverse mov... (more)
A carman inspects an eastbound coal train as it awaits departure from Bluefield Yard.
NS 720 assembles a unit train as it pulls the first cut of Silversides out of the storage tracks located between Appalachia and Big Stone Gap, Virginia. Note that the mid-train radio control car a... (more)
The helpers work hard on a westbound ballast train at Fairhope, Pa.
An eastbound coal drag leaves Bluefield with rebuilt "Top Gon" hoppers.
Eastbound Q384 (left) cautiously rolls down Sand Patch's east slope while a trailer train climbs westbound. The location is a few hundred yards west of the road crossing at Fairhope.
Westbound Q353 follows Wills Creek as it grinds upgrade through Fairhope, Pa.
Northbound M72 approaches the Worley Road overpass in Greenville.
Work train NS 930 is tied down in the siding at Glenita. In earlier years, the now inactive quarry in the background provided much of the ballast for the ex-Southern's Appalachia Division.
Westbound Q343 rolls through Layton, Pa.
An eastbound coal train slows to a stop in Bluefield Yard for a crew change before it continues its eastward journey.
A helper sets rolls eastbound (into the scene) through Southampton, located between Glencoe and Foley, to shove another westbound to the crest of Sand Patch grade.
Eastbound Q352 blasts by MP192 at Hyndman, Pa.
The morning fog has yet to lift as a trio of P&LE units cross Tenmile Creek north of Mather, Pa. on their return trip to Brownsville, Pa.