76th annual Santa Train cruises under Highway 63 on its way to St. Paul, VA
CSXT's 75th Annual Clinchfield Santa Train is out of the notorious stop at Dante headed to Saint Paul. Despite all the commotion that seemed to take place in Dante, the overall spirit of the trai... (more)
A southbound coal train rolls under the highway at Hamlin, Va., located between Dante and St. Paul on the ex-Clinchfield.
Southbound coal loads parallel Lick Creek through Hamlin, Va., located on the north end of the ex-Clinchfield a few miles north of St. Paul, Va.
Loaded at Kingsport, TN with all the toys and gifts for Santa to disperse on Saturday's run south from Shelby, KY the 73rd annual CSX Santa Train is seen here from the front steps of Hamlin Church... (more)
The 73rd Annual Santa Train hustles down a straight stretch between Dante and St. Paul.
After dropping off it's pushers in Dante, G610-20 travels down the former Clinchfield through the small community of Hamlin, Virginia.
Shortly after stopping at Dante, the 72nd running of the CSX Santa Clause Special is right on schedule as it continues south under an overpass in Hamlin, Virginia on its way to St. Paul for the ne... (more)
CSX E28011 with sd 40-3 4033 on point, charges upgrade through Hamlin, VA. The train got caught by the defect detector at Carfax, VA. for a hot axle on the 4th locomotive, so the crew crawled at l... (more)
The 69th Santa Train is right on time for the scheduled stop at St. Paul.
A northbound uncoils from the 14-degree curve south of Hamlin en route to Dante, VA. The small bridge here crosses Lick Creek, a tributary of the Clinch River.