Priceless moments on the railroad...
My younger siblings came out and surprised me with a visit while at work. Photo by Sequoya Davis.
CSXT 870 pushes the T795 loaded coal drag thru by the North end of the Hubbard Springs siding at mile post 0CV 248.
C821-27 CSX 807 holds back the T795-26 with big mac 4808 leading down the grade into the tail track at Hagan as the 807 will become the head end of the train for the next movement thru the switchb... (more)
C821-27 CSX 870 rounds the curve at Hubbard Springs pushing the T795-26 loaded coal train north to Hagan Switchback and then on to Loyall and Corbin, KY. and with the train traffic down to 2 or 3 ... (more)
A great day to be outdoors!
With the sun out for the first time in nearly a week, the empty oyster shell run heads south, passing a pile of new ties set out for the track one expansion project just south of this location.
An eastbound coal train (N684) had to wait at the signal at Philson for about an hour until another train (U816) of eastbound coal loads ahead could be recrewed.
An eastbound coal drag traverses the James River sub enroute to Richmond and points beyond.
Loaded coal trains hit this spot every other day at the time...now, it's just once a week or less.
After waiting for its counterpart to clear the main, F741 gets under way through Cary.
A brand new CSX GEVO leads a westbound hopper train through the community of Glenita, VA on a peaceful Sunday afternoon.
Local canine resident Rose takes a break from a game of Frisbee to investigate the photographer and take a glance at this CSX westbound led by one of CSX's newest GEs. more)