After catching NS #4087 west of Welch we decided to part ways with that manifest train and turn to another classic location to photograph incoming west-bounds: the Court Street overlook. Here, SD7... (more)
One of my favorite spots all day: Welch, WV. If this place doesn't scream coal country then I don't know what does. Here, NS #4087 crosses over McDowell Street and the Tug Fork River just west of ... (more)
NS 7633 exits Welch Tunnel leading an eastbound coal train.
The tunnel modification was done sometime between 2007 and 2010 for the Heartland Corridor Project to allow clearance for double stack ... (more)