Westbound 957 passes under the ex-Virginian Whitethorne District at Wabun, on the Westbound portion of the afternoon trip to Walton.
The LORAM rail grinder works along Norfolk Southern's Whitethorne District making several passes along the mainline grinding the rails on a beautiful spring afternoon.
N&W J 611 blasts west through the out skirts of Salem, VA in Wabun, Va on its way to Walton, VA where they will turn on the wye to return to Roanoke, VA.
Our last shot of the Fourth of July Weekend, N&W J Class 611 walks across a former N&W bridge in Wabun, Virginia on her way back home to Roanoke.
After changing crews in Roanoke Yard, NS manifest train 189 continues its westbound journey as it curves through Wabun, Virginia on the former Norfolk and Western Railway.
The still night air is broken by the sound of two SD70ACe's on NS 822 rolling 100+ loads of coal over the Ex-Virginian trestle at Wabun.
A trio of former N&W motors (SD40-2/C30-7/SD40-2) leads an eastbound on the former Virginian between Riverside and Wabun on a perfect December afternoon in 1997. We've always referred to this loca... (more)
Two Norfolk Southern GE units pull a solid covered hopper train upgrade towards Christiansburg at the Gumwood Lane crossing in Wabun.
NS 25N comes through the turn and continues it way up Christianburg hill.
NS Savannah & Atlanta heritage unit 1065 leads an
excursion west through the Virginia countryside.
After departing Roanoke minutes before, NS 958 charges through Wabun, VA with a Roanoke-Bristol excursion in tow.
Four NS Dash-9s lead high hood SD40-2 3204 on manifest 185, seen from Roger Road in Wabun, VA on a hot morning. The Christiansburg District, which hosts quite a bit more traffic than I expected, o... (more)
One of NS's first SD70ACes teams up with a Dash-9 to pilot an empty ethanol train up the grade of the Christiansburg District on a hot and humid summer morning.
The Fall leaf excursion charges West through Wabun, VA as he parades toward Bristol, VA as the train catches the first rays of morning sunlight.