KT24 comes around the curve at track speed into Harvey.
NS 7016 leads 38 empty coal hoppers and a UP GE AC60/44CW down a straight stretch that is almost covered by trees.
The pushers on this eastbound CSX coal train are helping to hold back the train on this descending 1.8 percent grade.
Coal train dropping downgrade at Wildcat, VA
Eastbound NS 386 drifts downhill through the rural scene at Wildcat with a pair of ex-Southern high hood GP38-2s.
A couple of ACs head up southbound coal loads amidst beautiful fall colors in Appalachia.
Westbound NS 387 with a pair of leased HLCX ex-BN SD40-2s works its way through the late evening shadows at Wildcat, VA. ... (more)
Moving eastbound on NS trackage rights, CSX loaded TILX coal train N357 drops downgrade about to pass under US Highway 23 near Jasper in the last light of this Sunday evening.
A pair of CSX GEVO ACs lead loaded coal train T440 downgrade through the community of Wildcat.
The difference in the fall clors from two weeks ago when I was at this location really jumps out as a westbound NS train grinds up the grade toward Oreton.
CSX eastbound loaded coal train dropping down the grade through the community of Harvey/Wildcat on an advance approach signal while two westbound NS trains wait at Jasper.
After a short wait at Jasper for a loaded CSX train, this NS hopper train climbs the steep westbound grade at Wildcat behind a new GEVO unit as seen from Highway 23.
NS 703 westbound rolling through Wildcat, VA on the Appalachia District
Eastbound C train at Wildcat (Harvey)