A loaded coal train bound for a Plant at Terrell, NC, crosses the North Fork of the Holston River outside of Kingsport. The train came out Loyall around 8:30 this morning and has transverse the Ha... (more)
A loaded 2x2 DP'd coal train out of Bailey Mine on the ex-Monongahela in Pennsylvania to a power plant in Terrell, NC, begins the next leg of the trip from Shelby to Kingsport. A crew cabbed out o... (more)
An absolutely spectacular spot on the Kingsport Sub is this location called Skaggs. This spot is in a remote part of the Breaks Interstate Park, and was accessed by a long walk. Here we have a Nor... (more)
T090-16 has coal mined at the Balkin Mine located just west of Loyall. The coal is destined to the Eastman Chemical Company plant at Kingsport, TN. Here the train comes off the NS Appalachia Distr... (more)
Q688 has just passed the north end of Boody southbound. This is the Kingsport Sub which was old Clinchfield Railroad and runs 147 miles from Erwin, TN to Shelby, KY. Boody is 7,700 feet siding loc... (more)
Northbound empty grain train rolls thru the town of Dante. The Kingsport Sub is old Clinchfield and runs 147 miles from Erwin, TN to Shelby, KY. Dante is located at MP 35, just south of the big t... (more)
A beautiful early-autumn afternoon at the place Peter Furnee jokingly calls Honan Overlook finds yet another empty co... (more)
A northbound uncoils from the 14-degree curve south of Hamlin en route to Dante, VA. The small bridge here crosses Lick Creek, a tributary of the Clinch River.