A southbound unit coal train rattles the windows of the old Toe River Free Will Baptist Church at Huntdale, NC. This is the former Clinchfield Railroad main line, but since CSX, it's been the BR, ... (more)
Westbound empty coal train 747 passes through Matewan, passing the historic marker for the Hatfield-McCoy feud.
Heavy rains pour down as a Dash-8 rounds the curve at Watauga.
Norfolk Southern's "Norfolk and Western" heritage unit leads eastbound manifest M32 through the beautiful East Tennessee countryside and out of the community of Watauga, bound for Roanok... (more)
A southbound CSX unit coal train passes the Union Baptist Church at Dante, VA---in better days. Traffic here is essentially non-existent now, and the rails keep a heavy patina of rust on top.
With a brand new Tier 4 locomotive leading the charge, 305 stops in Edmundston for a very brief crew change before continuing westward. The Cathedral of Immaculate Conception looms overhead in th... (more)
Eastbound 188 passes the Borderland Baptist Church on a warm spring afternoon.
The Norfolk Southern Railway heritage locomotive leads NS 119 past a church just north of downtown Landis on an overcast Easter Sunday afternoon. I thought this would be an appropriate themed phot... (more)
In a classic New England scene, Massachusetts Central's B&M-inspired GP38-2 #1750 leads its train north past a church in Ware, MA on Good Friday.
Georgia Division train 137 pauses in the siding at Howard, Georgia, on its way from Macon to Columbus, waiting to meet trains 198 and 928. Leading the way is GE ES44AC number 8104, the Lehigh Vall... (more)
The Oil Cans roll through the verdant hills of Bradley passing Our Lady of Guadalupe church at the outskirts of the small community.
Running light to reach their first switching duties of the morning, the day's run leaves some ominous clouds behind.
A southbound coal train on the CSX CV Subdivision is rolling past the old Baptist church in Ocoonita, bound for Big Stone Gap with a final destination of Kingsport, TN.
The 73rd running of the Santa Train passes Union Baptist Church in Dante on a gorgeous morning in the heart of Appalachia. With the future of this time honored tradition unknown, it was befitting ... (more)
After getting a TA with a Box Two from Piney Flats to Sand Valley, the 4501 gets her train back up to speed passing the church at Watauga, TN just north of its stop at Johnson City.