WB 821 rolls through downtown Iager, WV and will take the wye into Auville Yard as a local rolls west up the Pokey toward Williamson Yard. After 30 plus trips to the area, the good lord smiled on... (more)
The conductor on WB 821 gives EB 822 a roll by as the pushers shove the loads into photogenic Vaughn Tunnel at Roderfield, WV.
The last hopper on EB U30 rolls past WB 821 at my namesake tunnel.
Westbound mtys rock and roll past the old N&W position signals at Welch, WV on a return trip to Auville Yard. I'll catch this very friendly crew a few times further up the line this afternoon.
U24 departs Auville Yard with tonnage out of the Ben Creek Mine. A three unit set of helpers throttle up on the rear as they pass through downtown Iaeger, WV.
Old meets new as a Norfolk Southern train powered by a GE C40-9W diesel-electric locomotive passes our train, powered by a 1954 Baldwin 2-8-0.
703 westbound about to cross Willis Rd. just east of Irondale.
NS 703 westbound rolling through Wildcat, VA on the Appalachia District