Flats Industrial Railroad 1202 holds back a cut of loaded grain hoppers as the crew eases them across Bridge 4 in the Flats. Prior to making their approach, the engineer had the conductor set the... (more)
the NS local crosses the NS bridge into the Manchester Yard with a GP60 and a hi-hood SD40-2 for a leader. In the background CDSX Q302 is stopped at Rivanna Junction waiting on a EC1 form...
N&W 611 with short freight consist leaves Lynchburg, VA, and crosses the James River in a deadhead move to Alexandria, VA. Dust blowing out of the open gons is nearly as fierce as 611's exhaust!
Impressive NW SD45 (long-hood forward, of course) and slug do some switching at the west end of the Williamson Yards. In the background is the old "Town Bridge" which carried US 52 over Vinson H... (more)
When CSX was in the process of being created, NS insisted on being given trackage rights over the CSX between Balcony Falls, VA, and Lynchburg, VA. to create a "short cut" between their north-sout... (more)
"Lake" coal prepares to depart Williamson, WV. Coal moved in both directions from Williamson. Tidewater coal went east and Lake coal went west.
This was taken from the hofman interlocking on the MILW 261 color trip in 2003 the owner of the buick in the front was allowed to place the car near the tracks
This was taken from the MTM Jackson Street Roudhouse where they are restoring 3 Steem locomotives at the moment
Southbound Grain train stopped on the number two track at Stony Creek, VA while the Northbound Tropicana Juice train passes on track one. Photo taken from the lead locomotive on K650-26, led by S... (more)
SPS 700 is north bound near Mesa on her way to Spokane.