Hardest working crew on the Pokey today brings a coal drag off the Gilbert Branch and through Glen Alum Tunnel (which appears to be incurring remedial work). After dropping this train, same crew p... (more)
UP 5324 rolls out of the west portal of the recently altered GA Tunnel, notched to accommodate double stacks along the Pokey. The new sign is a nice touch too...
Up close and personal along the Pokey...
Double greens at Glen Alum under a full moon. 234 knocks down the signal on main 1. The green on track 2 is for 218 which will go around 234 at Panther.
50N goes from Track 1 to 2 on its journey east at remote Glen Alum, WV. A big thank to J.B. Lockard for assistance on this trip.
With the sun just below the ridge the conductor on the stopped 57M gives an eastbound hopper train a good roll by.
NS 9020 and crew are backing up to floodload right around this bend at Glen Alum.