The first ST70AH to escape Bone Valley leads a southbound manifest toward Waycross, Georgia.
Closing the doors to load coal for Eastman Chemical.
A loaded Bull Run coal train pulls hard upgrade behind one of ten ST70AHs.
A Burlington Northen EMD product leads a gaggle of power through the interlocking at Waltonville, Illinois.
Loading black diamonds at Resource. This train is bound for TVA’s Bull Run fossil Plant, which is nearing shutdown.
The quiet idle of a solo Tier 4 EMD breaks the silence at Morley as the local crew makes a run for Corbin, KY.
A mine run from Corbin makes its way through fresh snow on the way to Resource mine. The trip would be cut short due to flooding on the C&M Branch.
Heading north with 110 empties for Middlesboro to be loaded throughout the week.
Loading the coal at Balkan, one car at a time.
Some of Appalachia’s finest coal is loaded into 100 empty hoppers and will soon be bound for South Carolina.
CSX CM44AH 7203 leads a northbound manifest to Cincinnati, Ohio on its very first revenue run. The unit was rebuilt from CW44AC 215 with a new cab, upgraded electronics, and other goodies.
The sun trying to burn off early morning fog creates a surreal setting over some locomotives at SARM.
A short train of coal loads returns from the loadout in Gatliff, Kentucky in the late hours of a chilly December evening.
After a day filled with clouds, the sun finally breaks through the storm as 15T nears the end of its run from Bristol.
One of 10 remaining high hood SD40-2s prepares for a night of work at Pomona Yard.