Two Pokey relects, a C39-8 and a coaling tower.
A three engine pusher set prepares to head west out of Bluefield yard with several old dilapidated engines.
NW Alco C-630 1134 broadside at Bluefield, WV
NS eastbound freight 194 begins its downhill slide out of Bluefield for the run to Roanoke just prior to sunset. The massive coal tower in the background serves as a reminder of the awesome machin... (more)
A GEVO sits at the engine terminal in Bluefield.
NS 17M with twin sets of NS and UP power leaves the Bluefield yard and continues the daily trip west.
The sun peeks through the early morning clouds on NS 7610 as it sits at the Bluefield Loco Shop awaiting its next assignment (a Pokey Divison pusher job)
A fairly busy day in the Bluefield yard as these 2 empty hopper trains sit idle
NS 147 arrives in the Bluefield yard with a long manifest train.
Sunrise over Bluefield yard.
Stretched over the hump as the sun sets in the west, the ever present coal drag waits along with a grain train for the journey east.
Norfolk Southern train #233 snakes its way into the yard at Bluefield, West Virginia.
The last rays of the setting sun illuminate the front of BNSF C44-9W #4314 as it sits in the servicing facility at Bluefield yard.
Empty hopper cars are reflected in the window of UP SD70M #4967 at Norfolk Southern's Bluefield yard.
Narrow WV valleys makes for a tight squeeze for both mains along this section of the Pokey.