Along side scenic Route 112, Norfolk Southern officials tour the Christiansburg District westbound through Ingleside, east of Bluefield.
Rounding the bend at Willowtown, Norfolk Southern's OCS tours the Christiansburg District of the Virginia Division. Fall colors have arrived early this season with peak nearing 35% in the East Riv... (more)
Pausing just east of a small crossing, westbound NS 185 resumes track speed after meeting an ethanol train.
Splitting the N&W CPL's at Willowtown, a Bluefield empty coal train catches a glimpse of the evening sun.
Westbound coal empties struggle up hill at Shawsville enroute to Bluefield and the coal fields of the Pocahontas.
Westbound empties blast through Elliston in the morning sun.
Climbing the grade into Bluefield where the crew will be relieved.
Coal loads making there way east to Roanoke, VA on the Christiansburg District.