On a beautiful winter's day an westbound freight with an unusually large consist passes the old standby-dash-out-of-the-house photo spot.
I have soft spot for rebuilds, repowers, etc. Here a "catch" is hurrying west toward Bristol, the days work done.
The local has drawn a matched pair or rariities and running in a manner to warm a Southern man's heart. The high cubes were moving insulation from a new plant hear Chilhowie but I haven't seen an... (more)
Amid the poke berries near bursting with rich purple juice to delight any fox, this easbound train is nearing downtown led by a rather rare model for a thru train.
This unit was built to run this way and is scuttling EB with the V40 local. The 1652, however, has been "turned around" to short hood front but must be dreaming of the the good old days. It ha... (more)
Roscoe Goodson probably was tending his little garden, tucked in between the N&W and Repass Road, when Ys hauled the daily freights. The trains still run but his immaculate trellises of pole bean... (more)