A northbound freight is panned a couple of miles south of Ashland, VA, on the main line to DC (ex-Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac).
A new view of Palmer MA's classic trackside eatery, the Steaming Tender.
A GP40-2 leads the Q416 west towards Cumberland Maryland passing under a B&O style signal bridge.
From the look of things here, nothing has received quite as much attention lately as the ballast! Not that maintaining the roadbed isn't essential to good railroading.
No stranger to this yard, CSX 6249, former B&O 4350, takes the lead on the first "Valley Local" of the week.
Waiting to work the mines on the Coal River Sub.