Just after topping the grueling Merrimac Hill a few miles west of this location, NS 768 is now on a complete downhill run to Roanoke as he wastes no time entering an S and Slate Hill Tunnel near I... (more)
On a dark and gloomy October afternoon on the ex Virginian railway situated in Kumis, VA, NS 756 is pictured dropping downgrade toward Roanoke after assaulting Merrimac hill. One of NS's heritage ... (more)
As darkness descends upon the quaint community of Rural Retreat, NS 37Q noisily rumbles through town and past the historic depot that O Winston Link made famous years ago.
On a gorgeous afternoon, NS O11, the AAPROCO special, parades through the beautiful fields of Crockett, VA situated just east of Rural Retreat with a handsome consist of three clean Amtrak P42's a... (more)
After meeting 16T, NS 763 throttles up and out of the passing siding situated just west of Dublin, VA at Newbern with a long string of PGNX cars in tow returning to SWVA to be loaded.. This crew s... (more)
On a absolutely gorgeous afternoon in the quaint community of Shawsville, VA, NS 759 wastes no time as he negotiates the steepest section of Christiansburg Mountain with the N&W and PRR heritage u... (more)
On a picture perfect afternoon in the small hamlet of Montgomery, NS 759 wastes no time as he negotiates Christiansburg Mountain with the Norfolk & Western & Pennsylvanian heritage locomotives doi... (more)
In the very last light of the day, NS 811 is pictured struggling uphill through the hamlet of Shawsville, VA with a pair of Norfolk Southern's newest horses doing the honors. This location marks t... (more)
As seen rolling through beautiful countryside at Kumis, VA, N&W 8103 & PRR 8102 leads train 764 downgrade toward Roanoke on the ex VGN railway.
On a absolutely gorgeous afternoon, train 754 works across the old VGN trestle at Covel, WV just east of Mullens with EMDX 2012 leading the way. This train is down to a literal crawl as it assault... (more)
This is what you call a colorful scene.... EMDX 2012 is pictured leading train 83E as it pauses to make a pickup, as NS 68G whizzes by on main 2 with a clean pair of BNSF Dash9's leading the loade... (more)
On a dreary and humid morning, train U86 roars uphill outside Princeton, WV with a pair of old EMD's permeating the morning stillness as they work toward Elmore on the former Virginian Railway.
NS 8114 and NS 8001 shoves hard on the rear of train 758 as the train enters 1 1/2 mile long Elkhorn Tunnel in Maybeury, WV in the late afternoon.
As early morning fog lies along the New River near Narrows, VA, NS Q7A rumbles west as it fills the valley with the sound of a train roaring west toward Bluefield.
As two cabooses wait in the center siding at Hull for their next assignment, NS194 blasts east on main 1 underneath the new signals with a hot manifest train in tow