Darkness is closing in as the NS 29G rounds the bend in Landgraff with a pair of BNSF motors in charge.
NS 83A heads east near the Elkhorn Inn with a string of empty cars for Eckman Yard
Westbound 195 rolls through the N&W signal bridge at Landgraff in the blazing late afternoon sun.
Grinding upgrade on the Pocahontas District, eastbound manifest 18M ducks under the N&W CPL at Langraff, WV on it's assault on the Elkhorn Grade. Photo taken with permission.
The Virginian heritage unit shoves hard on the rear of manifest 194 at Landgraff, WV in a decent rain shower. The run has been quick so far, but the train will struggle progressively more as it hi... (more)
CN power leads an eastbound loaded coal drag near Landgraff.
Chilly night along Elkhorn Creek.
A loaded coal train led by ES44AC 8095 passes under the signal bridge in Landgraff, WV
NS 1020 makes his way under the CPLs at Landgraff.
NS 2613 knocks down the signals at Landgraff as it makes its ascent to Bluefield.
NS 8309, a former Conrail C40-8 which now wears the latest NS paint scheme pulls a loaded coal train through Landgraff, WV under one of the few remaining CPL signal bridges in the area.
NS 4271 leads the Eastbound OCS through Landgraff, WV on it's way to Bluefield.
Clear...Landgraff. Soon after the passage of an eastbound both CPL signals give clear indications at Landgraff.
A westbound empty coal train lights up the Elkhorn Inn and then slowly fades away, a scene that has been repeated tens of thousands of times since the early 1900's. My brother and cousin can be se... (more)
Two 'catfish' lead a westbound through Landgraff as seen from the balcony of the Elkhorn Inn. The Inn is the sole survivor after flooding destroyed all the other buildings in the town.