Loaded CSX coal train T403 makes an evening run down the Big Sandy Sub behind a pair of GE's, passing under the C&O signal bridge in Thelma, Kentucky just after sunset. This train is bound for Duk... (more)
Northbound grain empty passes thru SK Cabin on the northside of Paintsville on the Big Sandy. The train is seen here passing under classic C&O hardware that still the entire Big Sandy Sub. The tra... (more)
Under a star filled sky CSX Q693 knocks down their aspect at Bobbs after meeting their northbound counterpart.
CSX' new "Spirit Of' locomotive, Honoring Law Enforcement, leads CSX Q693-25 through the former C&O signal bridge at Bobbs as it heads toward Paintsville Yard to make a drop off
E760-13 passes under the C&O overhead signal at Bobbs, the last of its kind remaining, on their way towards Catlettsburg with an empty Duke train.
A solo 70MAC leads a ballast train for Greenwood, SC through the C&O signal bridge at "Bobbs" in Thelma, Kentucky on a chilly, dreary spring afternoon.
The daily freight bound for Russell is winding along the Levisa Fork River about 5 miles north of Paintsville. The train is just thru Thelma and is working between SK Cabin and GC Cabin. This is e... (more)
CSX Q693 passes through the last remaining C&O signal bridge now on a dreary evening in Eastern Kentucky.
N760 heads east for Brice, NC as CSX 745 passes under the only C&O signal bridge on the Big Sandy called Bobb's just west of Paintsville.
CSX manifest Q692 lights up SK Cabin on the Big Sandy Sub a couple hours before dawn.
Q692 rounds the curve at Thelma, passing under the C&O cantilever at SK Cabin
Q693 passes under the last remaining C&O signal bridge on the Big Sandy Sub at Bobs, just West of Paintsville.
Well I figured getting trains on the Big Sandy would be the hardest part of my trip. Turned out 6 trains in daylight wasn't an issue. Here is my 2nd northbound load heading out of Paintsville afte... (more)
Westbound coal train passes under the only remaining signal bridge on the Big Sandy Subdivision near Paintsville, Ky.