A dreary rain falls on Eastern Kentucky as northbound coal loads from the branch at Coal Run Junction, at the other end of the Big Sandy, split the modified C&O signals at Calgon
891 leads 3 SD40-2s past the semaphores at Wagon Mound.
Eastbound CSX geometry train knocks down the west end of Medora as they traverse the Indiana Sub across to Cincinnati.
A set of helpers push an intermodal West through Summerhill, assisting with dynamic braking as the train descends the West Slope.
The Eastbound "Pennsylvanian" passes under the PRR signals at Summerhill. These signals will become a thing of the past once PTC is implemented.
BN 7092 leads two more BN and four SP diesels south on a coal train through Academy siding on the Joint Line. Power for the consist was BN 7092, BN 5119, BN 5027, SP 9226, SP 8993, SP 9109 and SP ... (more)
Coming out of the hole - CSXT 5397, with a solid string of coil cars, takes the southbound main while CSXT 309 (GE AC4400CW)waits for clearance.
CSXT 8009 (SD40-2) leads CSX Y129-06 through Indianapolis, Indiana
Empty coal hoppers scream through the hollers of Dickens County Virginia as CSX E760 makes its way up the former Clinchfield Railroad destined for the mines to the north to get more black rock fro... (more)
An empty Brice coal train climbs the Clinchfield loops south of Altapass in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina as it heads back to the mines of West Virginia to get more black rock. It is e... (more)
CN X321 with a pair of ES44AC's slowly approaches Coteau Yard where he will lift more cars. He is passing under a classic signal bridge just past the turnoff for the Valleyfield Sub.
With a matched set of I&O locomotives in G&W Corporate colors, the I&O's CSX Interchange Job splits the classic B&O CPL's at Bond Hill on the I&O's Midland Sub.
A coal train passes under the position light signals at Lilly.
Former Conrail SD60I, 5621, renumbered to NS 6744, leads a westbound freight train at Farm. Farm was one of those places where you could really get a feel for the old N&W. With numerous CPL's, dou... (more)
BNSF 589 (B40-8) leads BNSF CHIGAL through old ATSF signals in Hodgkins, Illinois