NS 823, with J61 pushers on the rear, approaches Cedar Bluff. Two colorful lease units are tucked in behind NS 9397.
Destined for Andover Yard, NS's Savannah & Atlanta heritage SD70ACe No. 1065 leads coal empties NS 759 into Cedar Bluff, westbound on NS's former Norfolk & Western Clinch Valley District from Blue... (more)
Waiting for a signal and a new crew on a cold drab day.
Clinch Valley District westbound gravel loads snake their way through the valley and the wye at Cedar Bluff, VA.
The Independence Limited blasts off from Richlands and Cedar Bluff, VA on a long trip to Chicago. This is the ex-N&W Dry Fork Branch to Iaeger---a remote coal line in the southwestern part of Virg... (more)
Idling for hours before heading back to Bluefield for fuel, this pusher set threads the rock canyon on the Clinch Valley.
Waiting on a pusher set, fifty cars of coal from Carbo prepare to head to Auville Yard and the Pocahontas mainline.
In a never ending pattern on the Dry Fork Branch, 731 with mtys prepares to head west to Auville Yard as loaded coal gons pass at Indian #3. On this humid evening the Dry Fork had nonstop action f... (more)
After traversing the Dry Fork Branch, 80A prepares to hit the Clinch Valley and head east at Dry Fork Junction.