An eastbound NS coal train eases down the East River grade between the top of the mountain at Bluefield, and the New River at Glen Lynn. In steam days, coal trains would stop here at Blake to turn... (more)
With fresh snow covering most of the mountains in southern West Virginia, Norfolk Southern's Nickel Plate Road Heritage unit leads eastbound coal train 820 past the signals at Blake on the Christi... (more)
Early morning westbound heads to Bluefield.
An MOW train of empty flat cars led by high hood SD40-2 NS 3223 and recently rebuilt SD40-2 3451 at Blake, WV. Note the pumpkin above the plow. This is one of less than 50 high hood SD40-2's left... (more)
NS SD70ACe 1035 leads an empty coal train through the S Curve near Blake, WV
NS # 3435 makes his way through Blake, WV on train 94V. He is shown here going through a bit of a snow storm.
NS 188 snaking through Blake on a nice afternoon in late October.
Westbound near C.P. "Blake", NS 09N has nearly completed its AM run from Roanoke to Bluefield along the scenic Norfolk Southern Christiansburg District.
NS 9091 leading an empty coal hopper train through Blake, WV
NS 2641 a Phase 3 SD70M leads a leassor SD60 through the S-Curve just before the crossovers at Blake, WV