A Tier 4 gevo leads NS 812 eastbound through Oakale, Wv. The train sat a the signal for a good amount of time working out PTC issues.
The late winter scenery can look pretty bleak in the southern West Virginia coal fields. The mountain of coal slag in the background will look the same even in spring and summer months. But there ... (more)
Deep in the heart of Norfolk & Western coal country, UP 3791 carries a message from UP corporate.
An old paint Dash 9 trio lead eastbound NS 194 out of Bluefield yard at control point Moore's.
With 150 empty bottom dump coal hoppers for long term storage at Clark's Gap Yard, NS U87 grinds across the massive trestle at Garwood, WV behind a trio of widecab GE's.
Rows of autorack cars occupy Williamson Yard with the now inactive roundhouse in the distant background. I'm assuming these were in storage with the recent downturn in automobile demand due to COV... (more)
Aftermath of 824’s derailment at Sprigg this afternoon, stacking up 10 or so export coal hoppers.
After a brief pause just outside the town of Romney, the 47 loads of grain get under way, crossing over Route 50 just west of town. The GP9 and GP38-3 are in notch 8 as they work to get the train ... (more)
It's a beautiful May morning in the West Virginia mountains, and the daily South Branch Valley crew is almost done prepping the days run. CSX had just delivered a grain train over the weekend, and... (more)
KN380 rolls into West Virginia, crossing the Ohio River with Point Pleasant now under its wheels. Completed in 1885, this bridge has carried countless cars from several railroads, and hopefully it... (more)
Precious Cargo. Amtrak Train 30 (Capital Limited) was entrusted with the final leg of the delivery of Amtrak ACS-64 642 (Salutes Our Veterans). On the afternoon of May 18, 2015, it makes the stati... (more)
0 on, 0 off, as the eastbound Cardinal makes its station stop at the quiet station of Prince, West Virginia. The leaning “I” in Prince seems to keep getting worse as time passes.
Former Southern 3326 leads her train eastbound across the Ohio River Bridge at Kenova, WV.