Nighttime in the Appalachia town of Pikeville is broken up by the daily southbound Q693. Here they approach OF Cabin, a timeless C&O cantilever still standing the test of time. OF Cabin is along t... (more)
The early morning sun greets an empty CSX Brice coal train E321 starting into the cut beside the Levisa Fork in Pikeville,KY.
An increasingly-rare BCOL cowl body Dash-8 leads K428 Charlotte ethanol empties through the Pikeville cut shortly after sunrise on a muggy summer morning.
U903 passes through the Pikeville Cut on their way to Shelby with an empty coal train.
Clinging to the edge of the rocks in the impressive Pikeville cut, empty ethanol train K428 snakes its way up the the former C&O Big Sandy Subdivision in the first light of day. The BC Rail barn o... (more)
K819-24 passes through the bracket signals guarding the crossover at WE Pauley, passing through Pikeville on the Big Sandy Sub.
K819-24 comes through the Pikeville Cut Through, with a pair of SD70MAC's on point of an empty phosphate train.
E759-23 passes under the cantilever signal at the EE Pauley siding, headed towards Russell with an empty hopper train.
An SD40-2 leads K446-14 Westbound through the Pikeville Cut Through.
An empty coal train snakes its way alongside the Levisa Fork River south of Pikeville, Kentucky, illuminating the hillside behind the leaning cantilever at FO Cabin on the former C&O between Russ... (more)
Q693-07 passing through the Pikevile Cut Through early this morning as fog lingers in the valleys.
CSX Q693 has nearly completed its crew run across CSX's ex-C&O Big Sandy Subdivision as it silhouettes the leaning C&O cantilever signal at FO Cabin shortly after sunset on June 1.
T209-26 passes through the Pikeville Cut Through, with a muddy Levisa Fork after the past few days of rain. 200 loads of coal, with 2 DPU's 100 cars deep in the 11,000 feet of train.
Heavy snow blows through the rock cut in Pikeville as a CSX SD70MAC brings an empty Herzog train down the Big Sandy. The purple flowers to the right show the conflicting weather conditions going o... (more)
Eastbound Wheelwright Empties pass through the opening near the new Industrial Park bridge between Pikeville and Shelby.