The pushers on T090 approaching Big Stone Gap passing the APP signal to the NS.
Say so long. West of town a helper set is pushing hard on a southbound coal train destined to diverge onto NS trackage rights just down the road. Our subject is on borrowed time and will be gone... (more)
Norfolk Southern eastbound train U40 with 30 loaded coal hoppers rolls through Big Stone Gap, Virginia.
An empty CSX coal train is approaching the 9th Street crossing before leaving trackage rights of the NS Appy District and regain its home rails of The OCV just moments away.
With this shot, I decided to do something Different and shoot the camera through my sunroof. It was narrow and tricky but I think I got the job done. Sometimes it's a little fun to do something of... (more)
Crossing 9th Street Crossing in Big Stone Gap.
NS U40 rolling through Big Stone as it approaches the junction straight ahead.
My first catch of 2021.
U47 enters Big Stone with very few covered hoppers in tow.
An empty CSX coal train rolls it's way pass the siding at Cadet, Va on a late evening run towards Hagan's Switchback and on to Loyall Yard back in my home state of Kentucky.
Westbound Norfolk Southern train U41 approaches the East 9th Street crossing and the signal in Big Stone Gap, Virginia.
An empty CSX unit coal train passes through Big Stone Gap, Virginia as it heads to Loyall, Kentucky
Making an appearance in Southwestern Virginia on this gloomy day. Leigh Valley heritage unit passes through the small mountain town of Big Stone Gap.
Another train of empties rolling through Big Stone.