CSX P089-24, otherwise known as Amtrak 89, the southbound Palmetto eases its way south past the former RF&P station in Ashland before stretching its legs again on the final stretch to Staples Mill... (more)
The 73rd annual running of the Clinchfield Santa Train rounds the curve and crosses the McClure River after making one of its longer stops of the day at Clinch, VA.
The 73rd annual running of the Clinchfield Santa Train splits the signals at Nora Junction getting back underway after making its stop at Fremont.
Southern 8099 leads a heavy westbound 189 up the famed Blue Ridge Grade splitting the signals at Villamont on a late summer afternoon.
Southbound NS 011, NCTM's Virginia Autumn Special, flys high over the James River and CSXs James River Sub on Rivermont Trestle before passing though Lynchburg on the return trip to Spencer.
After getting a TA with a Box Two from Piney Flats to Sand Valley, the 4501 gets her train back up to speed passing the church at Watauga, TN just north of its stop at Johnson City.
On a beautiful late summer afternoon, Southern 8099k leads westbound slop freight 189 off the famed Blue Ridge grade toward Roanoke passing the classic N&W CPLs at Webster, VA.
After getting a fresh crew at Erwin, Q696 works its way south along the Blue Ridge Sub passing the little white church at Huntdale, NC with daylight quickly fading.
U85 drifts down grade through Matoaka, WV with 100 loads for Duke Energy's Belews Creek power plant after cresting the top of Clarks Gap on a miserable September day.
With 13,200 horsepower on the head end and another 12,800 on the rear U85 makes its way up the grade on the soon to be taken out of service former Virginian Railroad mainline crossing the curved t... (more)