This UP coal train has an NS leader headed south at Fults, Illinois.
NS 8050 & 8087 lead westbound empties back to the Powder River Basin.
NS 8050 & 8087 lead westbound empties back to the Powder River Basin. Apparently this train cycles between the PRB and Juliette GA.
Eastbound Hill Run exits Micajah Tunnel on a remote stretch of the former Virginian Railway.
The NS 8050 rolls south on the pumpkin vine just below Stoneville in route to Belews Creek Steam Station.
The NS 8050 leads the 746 over the Mayo River trestle and down the pumpkin vine en route to Belews Creek Steam Station.
It's late afternoon and the sun is beginning to set, as the sound of a heavy coal drag begins permeating the quaint valley of Elkhorn, W.Va. Soon, No. 826 crawls around a tight curve as the train ... (more)
After acquiring helpers at Farm, No. 826 jars the ground as it pops out of Hemphill No. 2 in notch 8, near Welch, W.Va., as a hint of afternoon sunlight tries to reach the tunnel portal.