Harvey, VA---a.k.a. "Dip Crossing." The train is whining downgrade on dynamic brakes. There's no opposing train to meet at Jasper, so he'll be greeted with a clear block signal there.
Coming through Jones' Cut at Irondale, the engineer has to throttle back to about Run 4 until the first half of the train is over the sharp vertical curve in the cut. Otherwise, it's a made-to-ord... (more)
Late evening light catches a mixed train running west between MARC trains.
Auto Train is seen with an assist from CSX bringing them into Florida six hours late, offering a different angle from the "famed" hill that the southbound Auto Train almost never can be shot with.... (more)
A brand new CSX GE idles in Spartanburg Yard on the point of a loaded coal awaiting a crew to take it south. It has just completed its journey on the ex-Clinchfield and will continue on ex-Atlanti... (more)