CSX 3195 heads west with empty hoppers.
A loaded coal train bound for Baltimore crosses under the Norfolk Southern H Line as it passes through the West Virginia countryside.
One of my last shots of 2014 has CSX 5224 leading Q217 West
An westbound freight train is photographed at Shenandoah Jct., WV on CSX's Cumberland Subdivision in September 1995.
Westbound Empties at Shen
Q341 climbs the hill to Bardane with 2 military loads on the head end...
The westbound Capitol Limited runs opposite main through SHEN due to a heat kink near Harpers Ferry.
NS 211 rolls south past the Shenandoah Jct signal
Springtime in eastern West Virginia blooms with aggression. See EXIF data for image info.
This GEVO might not have seen this much coal dust before (result of going 50+ mph with 10,000+ tons of coal) but this old N&W signal sure has.
SB coal train going track speed with a former CR C39-8 trailing as well as a BNSF unit. Two GEVOs were on the rear, shoving.
A pair of leasers effortlessly pull the 261 up the grade towards Martinsburg with the mountains making a nice backdrop. The NS overpass is visible in the distance too.
A couple derated AC6000's are a nice treat on a coal train compared to the AC4400's. These signals replaced the B&O CPL's a few years ago.