Illuminated by a spotlight, CSXT 7628 idles on the head end of an AEPX coal train in Westward Siding.
After replacing ties and rail along the Coal River Subdivision for two weeks, the MOW critters have been loaded up and await an AM departure out of Westward Siding.
After releasing all permits at 6:00 pm, Loram's RG 318 has resorted to the Westward Siding. Routing maintenance is being performed before an upcoming day of grinding hard along the Kanawha Subdivi... (more)
After grinding along the C&O mainline for most of the day, Loram's RG 318 has resorted to the Westward Siding for the night. Additional maintenance is being performed and the grinder is being grea... (more)
For the first time in over a half a decade, Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bailey Circus made a run from Louisville, KY to Hampton, VA, traveling the former C&O through beautiful Appalachia. Circus ... (more)
Making it's way off of Coal River, westbound loads pass through St. Albans enroute to Russell, KY. Elephant style locomotives are few and far between on branch line jobs, as it makes it hard to ru... (more)
CSXT 902 and the Spirit of Brunswick sit idling on a westbound coal drag in the Westward Siding.
CSXT 902 idles in the Westward Siding as a thick and rather unusual December fog invades the Kanawha River Valley.
A pair of GE's running elephant style sit idling in the Westward Siding awaiting a fresh crew.
The eastbound Cardinal highballs through St. Albans on a beautiful morning bound for Charleston and points east on the C&O.
CSXT 2384 spends the night tied down in St. Albans on a westbound rail train.
CSXT 2384 spends the night tied down in St. Albans on a westbound rail train as an eastbound empty coal drag rumbles by on the main.
This westbound rail train spends Labor Day Weekend tied down in the Westward Siding.
CSX H875 rumbles west through St. Albans with three AEPX hoppers bound for John Amos. It was pretty odd seeing an MP15AC doing timetable speed. These units are generally assigned to yard service, ... (more)
Coal dust kicks up in the background as CSXT 715 zips through downtown St. Albans enroute to Russell, KY on a U900 series coal train.