Tucked away in the small town of Coeburn Virginia, this old N&W dwarf signal appears to serve as the approach signal for the Toms Creek Branch's junction with the Clinch Valley Extension mainline.... (more)
The Santa Train slows for its station stop in Haysi.
The 75th Santa Train is about to cross the Clinch River and plunge into a tunnel directly beneath my feet on its way to Kingsport.
A single SD70ACe leads an intermodal train west towards Altoona and the crossing of the Allegheny Mountains. Radio chatter suggested he would not be getting helpers, so I hope most of those conta... (more)
A helper set leans into an eastbound climbing up the West Slope.
The 2016 Santa Train crosses a small creek as it winds its way towards the next stop on its journey, St. Paul.
Dash 9 rebuild 4047 leads an autorack train west through Cassandra. The unit was rebuilt as an AC44C6M by NS' Roanoke Shops and sent to Altoona for paint, but appears to have been pressed into ro... (more)
The Bellefonte Historical Railroad Society's annual Fall Foliage excursion to Sayers Dam has just left the station in downtown Bellefonte and is ambling past the historic Gamble Mill. This is the... (more)
A helper set shoving on the rear of an eastbound splits the PT 258 signals on its way up the West Slope.
A grain train led by the Norfolk and Western heritage unit basks in the morning sun as it sits on 5 West in Cresson. The train is waiting to be picked up by an R.J. Corman crew for the rest of it... (more)
The sun rises over Brush Mountain as a westbound empty hopper train leans into the curve at the PT 225 signal bridge.
A double set of helpers shove on the rear of an eastbound coal train as it heads up the West Slope of the Alleghenies towards the summit at Gallitzin.
A westbound charges upgrade out of Altoona.
The Santa Train throttles up as it departs Dante for St. Paul.
The 74th Annual Santa Train sits at the north end of Dante Yard during its stop in Dante.