The 76th annual Santa Train winds its way through the multiple curves at Sun, Va with the sun very appropriately lighting the scene almost perfectly.
The 76th Santa Train crosses the North Fork of the Holston River as it nears then end of its run.
The 76th Santa Train drops downgrade into Dante, Va on its run to Kingsport, Tn.
A very short Newport local rolls south in a rare Fall snowstorm in central Arkansas.
630 leads the '01 and the Summerville excursion through Rossville. The hand-fired consolidation is doing the majority of the work evidenced by the plume of smoke, hiding an otherwise beautiful blu... (more)
630 and 4501 work upgrade through Rock Spring, a classic shot on the Summerville trips. Today was a gorgeous Fall day with the foliage near its peak.
Amtrak 51, the westbound Cardinal, rolls west over the Mountain sub through the small town of Goshen. Operation of this line has passed to the Buckingham Branch Railroad which still uses jointed r... (more)
NS 41N eases across Cotton Mill on a blazing hot summer afternoon in central Virginia.
Amtrak 20 glides through Monroe, VA where the Southern once had a depot, yard, roundhouse, and wye. All that remains is the single track mainline that the Crescent still traverses daily, now behin... (more)
NS 188 heads east near Lynchburg with foreign power in the lead on a gorgeous Virginia morning.
Amtrak's Bloody Nose Phase 1 heritage unit leads the Crescent north on a beautiful morning in central Virginia.
The Newport local, LWG55, stops to work Kensett, AR. The crew would cut more than a dozen cars and pull down the spur the runs to Searcy in order to spot the empties from town into the right place... (more)
NS 189, with a BNSF Pumpkin in the lead, snakes through the series of curves on the east end of Bluefield Yard.
A CSX geometry train pulls into Clifton Forge on a beautiful day in early spring, passing the C&O Heritage Center and a GE working the yard.
A ballast train heads north through Arcadia bound for Shenandoah with 22 loads and a couple of spreaders.