We're at the Singer crossovers on the Norfolk and Western mainline, west of Roanoke. High short hood C628 1115 leads four other assorted units on a westbound manifest.
Memorial Day morning finds the N&W 611 heading east through Riverside with the return trip to Roanoke.
Flying Old Glory during Memorial Day Weekend, a Westbound power move passes CP "Singer" in Wabun.
Westbound train 823 heads from Norfolk, VA to Williamson, WV with a load of empty coal hoppers. The NS 1030 which was the final heritage unit that NS did is the leader. Although this engine does n... (more)
In a rare "over/under" the N&W 611 begins it's charge up the Christiansburg Grade, passing under the Ex-Virginian Whitethorn District, which is occuped by a coal train, carrying black di... (more)
A LORAM RG-401 grinds the rail between Riverside and Wabun on the Whitethorn District, working its way into Roanoke
N&W's 611 returns to Roanoke after its trip to Radford on a 4th of July run.
Blue Ridge Mountains A Norfolk Southern coal train travels westbound east of Riverside, Virginia, on October 24, 1990.
35Q rolls through Riverside, VA approaching Buena Vista.