Southern 630 in a pacing shot running along the Hillman Highway just west of Glade Spring, VA. The train was en route to Radford, VA from Bristol on a R/T excursion.
NS 22A prepares to enter the siding to meet 202, coming north from Bristol.
NS #8100 leads westbound double-stack train 22A past the classic N&W CPL signals at Glade Spring, VA.
On 10/29/1994 611 had hauled a WB excursion to Bristol. On this day she has been towed from Bristol to turn on the wye at "Glade". Here the crew is boarding in anticipation of a signal to deadhe... (more)
An WB freight heels into the curve at the west end of the siding.
N&W 1218 hammers westbound near Glade Spring with the return leg of a Bristol to Radford r/t. Faces appear in virtually every vestibule along the trains as folks drink in the sight and sound of a ... (more)
22A crawls towards the end of the siding at Glade Spring, VA to meet 16T.
In beautiful morning light, the engineer on No. 23G throttles up the two GE's on the head-end of the train, after meeting opposing westbound 37Q at Glade Spring, Va., as the train prepares to make... (more)
On a nice summer afternoon along the ex-N&W east of Bristol, Norfolk Southern's OCS train highballs through Glade Spring, Va., while passing the classy signals at Washington, while en-route to Roa... (more)
A very short 15T roars through Glade Spring, VA at track speed as it fights late afternoon shadows on a perfect May day in Virginia. This shot did come with a downside though. I left my phone on t... (more)
Bristol-based local trundling east --- a railroad scene that has been witnessed thousands of times over the years by an historic house on Hillman Highway.
The Southern Heritage Unit has just went through the CPL's in Glade Spring. VA on a crisp spring morning
Norfolk Southerns 21st Century Steam Special rolls through Glade Spring en route to Radford as she leaves a good early morning plume
Just because it's a caboose it doesn't get to bring up the rear after a few switching moves. After working Abingdon the EB V40 local makes a leisurely arrival in Glade on a cold barren morning.
Westbound from Roanoke to Bristol with a ferry run, N&W 611 is just outside Glade Spring, Va. The engine will be turned on the wye with the old Saltville Branch, and towed into Bristol to be in pl... (more)