CSXT 641 is the rear pusher on an eastbound coal train to Eastman Chemical in Kingsport, TN.
June 13, 1985: I knew this wasn't the safest spot to take a train photo, but I wanted to nail a Southern unit on the point of train 256, the Belmont, before the NS horse wiped it all out. Jones' C... (more)
A westbound CSX hopper train eases through Jones' Cut near Irondale, VA behind ex-Chessie and Family Lines SD40-2s, and three leased ex-Santa Fe C30-7s. The ATSF units were a part of the motive po... (more)
Spring has definitely sprung at Jones' Cut as a westbound CSX empty unit train cruises downgrade toward home trackage at the junction at Big Stone Gap--about four miles ahead. CSX has used trackag... (more)
Shortly after daybreak, an NS westbound eases across the vertical curve through Jones' Cut and through the verdant southwest Virginia countryside outside Big Stone Gap. The family in the house on ... (more)
The long shadows of a March evening are covering the right of way as a CSX unit coal train claws its way upgrade through Baum Hollow, VA.
Fan-tripper 4501 is westbound at Jones' Cut on the Appalachia District in 1993, a year before NS would cease the steam excursion program. The Mike usually had a silver or graphite smokebox, but fo... (more)
An eastbound CSX coal train throttles back slightly on the east side of Jones' Cut, near Irondale, VA. The four units have 90 loads between the rear pin and two more units on the rear. This train ... (more)
Flying green flags for a following section, First 256--a unit coal train bound for a Duke Power facility South Carolina--crawls upgrade near Jones' Cut behind a mix of "tuxedo"-attired Southern hi... (more)
Eastbound Belmont Unit Train eases through the sharp curve at Jones' Cut with four units on the point, and four more in the middle.