Another K898, another Canadian visitor...
On a warm spring morning, CSX K898 rolls east through Big Island along the James River with a Canadian National SD75i on the point.
The CSX Office Car Special makes good time as it passes underneath the Blue Ridge Parkway traveling through the beautiful scenery that adorns the James River Subdivision.
A September day comes to a close as a short CSX work train of side dump cars scoots along the James River near Big Island, Virginia.
Yes, that is the James River and that is the old C&O main. Who wouldn't chase on this blazing hot day. And best was I got Dad out with me and he really enjoyed it, much to my surprise.
Coal loads head east along the James River.
A Geep/slug set is taking a break from switching the huge Big Island paper mill. Can anyone tell me if “STOP DISMOUNT” signs like the one seen here are common or what purpose they serve? I’ve nev... (more)