Eastbound manifest NS 18M rumbles into Bluefield, Wv overtaking an eastbound helperset along the way.
18T passing 213 between Lipscomb and Stuarts Draft.
An old paint dash 9 leads westbound NS 189 through Shawsville, Va in some nice evening light.
An empty coal train makes it's way west through Bluefield, Va on the very eastern end of the Pocahontas District.
Clinchfield 800 passes over the North Fork Holston River in Tom's Bottom, VA with the 75th annual CSX Santa Train.
An SD70ACU leads NS 22A westbound through Elliston, Va.
An SD70MAC leads a short Q693 through the intermediate signals at Dungannon
Clouds roll over the mountains at Shawsville, Virginia on the damp morning of May 22, 2020 as an early morning grain train climbs Christiansburg Mountain on the former Norfolk & Western.
An SD70ACC rebuild leads NS 16T eastbound through Shawsville, Va.
Norfolk Southern K90 working down the Calverton-Warrenton branch with its loads from the quarry in Cassanova, Virginia. It will take these loads up the NS Washington District to another plant in S... (more)
"Mountain Sunset": The last evening daylight train west out of Roanoke is slowly climbing up Christiansburg Mountain on May 16, 2020. Taken from the best viewpoint in Shawsville, VA, you... (more)
"Appalachian Railroading": To some, including myself, Shawsville, Virginia exemplifies some of the best features of Appalachian railroading: big mountain scenery and big tonnage trains. ... (more)
15T (Enola, PA - Irondale, AL) passing under the Buckingham Branch North Mountain Subdivision.
I normally don't submit roster shots, but thought this one may be worthy. AC44C6M #4144 leads NS 22A through Shawsville, Va. The rebuild originally had the horse head logo, but now has the old pai... (more)
An empty CSX unit coal train passes through gate city, Virginia at the west Watkins signal as it heads to Loyall, Kentucky