A former Norfolk Southern EMD SD60 leads a manifest extra south on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad near Grimms Landing, W.Va.
Navigating the 'S' curves near Grimms Landing, KN 51 leads a chemical train to Nitro, WV from Columbus, OH on Watco's ex-Norfolk Southern West Virginia Secondary line.
Experiencing bit of an identify crisis, the northbound KN 381 rolls through Grimms Landing with a former SOO Line EMD SD60 on the head end. The locomotive has seen a mix of Class I and short line ... (more)
With storms moving out of the Kanawha Valley at sundown, a northbound coal train is greeted with a little evening color as NS EMD SD70ACe No. 1009 leads 100 coal loads north toward Hobson Yard fro... (more)
A Southern Pacific-painted AC4400 and a UP motor lead an overpowered transfer job back south to Nitro from the Point Pleasant interchange on Norfolk Southern's West Virginia Secondary. A few weeks... (more)
Alongside Route 62, NS 380 follows the Kanawha River Valley south through Grimms Landing, enroute to Nitro from Hobson with a short freight train in tow.
Pacing alongside NS 380 on Route 62, NS' Illinois Terminal heritage SD70ACe glides down the Kanawha River with ease, leading a mixed freight consist toward Nitro. While NS heritage locomotives are... (more)
Passing through rural Grimms Landing, NS 380 hustles south in beautiful morning light.
Northbound freight 381 passes through the small community of Grimms Landing under the glow of the sweet evening sun.
Having met 381, 380 wheels south towards Dickinson yard. Another 45 minutes, and 380 will be arriving at Nitro, WV.