Hotshot Q019 departing West Springfield Yard after making a pick up, only 182 Axles today so the Washington hill grade should not be a problem for this train.
Southbound coal loads pass through the N.E. Green Mountain on this February afternoon.
CSX loaded coal train N015 rolling southbound through the community of Starnes, VA and about to cross the Clinch River.
The yard at Danville plays host to both AC and DC power. Both these train are pointed towards the coalfields.
It looks as if most of the crews has marked off from the 07 Labor Day weekend as this was just one of several sets of power parked in the yard.
Two SD70MACs make the KY's Winchester Hill look like child's play.