NS #4087, the same train we first met in Oakvale, departs Bluefield after a crew change on the morning of April 30, 2020. Aside from the lubritoriums on the lower left, the coal tower is one of th... (more)
Lots of heavy motive power was seen on this day, April 30, 2020, in the Norfolk Southern Bluefield yards. Often from this location, pushers are sent west to help trains climb over the grade east t... (more)
An AC44C6M leads NS 195 out of a relatively full Bluefield yard on a dark and cool April morning.
With a fresh crew on board, NS 815 makes it's way out of Bluefield yard, destined for the Clinch Valley district.
ES40DC #7597 brings NS 815 into Bluefield yard. In the distance NS 767 also makes the trek into the yard.
Former N&W GP40, 1371, with the help of two Slugs and two additional units, leads a coal train upgrade into Bluefield Yard.
Steam returns to Bluefield... NS 060 is preparing to depart Bluefield Yard in southern West Virginia enroute to Grundy, Va., for a series of NS 21st century steam excursions. Two SD40-2s wi... (more)
The Norfolk Southern OCS makes it's way into Bluefield yard for a crew change before it continues westward onto the Pocahontas District.
A pair of CN units bring eastbound NS 6A4 into Bluefield yard for a crew change.
A nice trio set of pushers shove a loaded coal train into Bluefield Yard.
The ill fated NS 4001 leads a light power move West at Bluefield.
In pusher service on the "pokey", the Virginian shoves a manifest train into Bluefield Yard.
NS 8815 leads a intermodal train thru Bluefield Yard on a rainy and foggy spring day.
8609 and classmate 8618 head a westbound mixed freight.