Empty coal bucket 799 exits the dark confines of Natural Tunnel and into the nearly foot of snow that fell a couple days earlier.
Two big GE's bring a long string of empty coal hoppers down grade through the giant rock formation at Natural Tunnel near Duffield, Virginia.
An empty coal train heading back to the mines in West Virginia, is seen concaving out of the wondrous marvel known as Natural Tunnel. The tunnel, which is 838 feet in length, was formed in the Ple... (more)
This NS 70ACe is just starting into dynamic braking as 707 descends the grade at NS milepost 21 of Horton's Summit just out of Duffield in the fall colors.
An aerial view of early morning at Copper Creek. CSX's running of The Santa Train will be extra special this year for the 75th Anniversary as Clinchfield Railroad 3632 (SD45) and 800 (F3) were res... (more)
Early morning at Copper Creek. CSX's running of The Santa Train will be extra special this year for the 75th Anniversary as Clinchfield Railroad 3632 (SD45) and 800 (F3) were restored in cooperati... (more)
Southern 6114 “south” emerges from Natural Tunnel (Va.) on Nov. 23, 1966.
The local out of Frisco Yard switches at Duffield, Va. The bridge crosses highway US 23.
Norfolk Southern SD40-2 #3571 leads a MOW train through Natural Tunnel State Park in southwestern Virginia. The train is emerging from the 850 foot long tunnel carved out from a creek over a milli... (more)
Norfolk Southern 911 poses inside Natural Tunnel.
NS 722 rolls by MP 18 approaching Duffield, Virginia.
Part of the old Glenita Rock Quarry can be seen over top of the lead engines of NS 796 and some track equipment that sits in the relatively short Glenita siding.
A lone dash-9 floats around the curve at Sunbright with the T74 crew on board. They will continue the next few miles with just a single engine until a crosstie gon and two covered hoppers are pick... (more)
Eastbound NS 386 (Andover, VA to Bulls Gap, TN) crosses over US 23 in Duffield, VA.
The Lehigh Valley heritage unit passes a very fitting American flag while on it's journey into the Appalachian mountains on Independence day, 2016. Happy 4th of July everyone.