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» CSX Transportation (CSXT) (more..)
» N/A (more..)
» CSX Logan Subdivision 
» Ranger, West Virginia, USA (more..)
» September 16, 2021
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
» Unknown (more..)
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» Chase Gunnoe (more..)
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There's not a single railcar moving on the 65-mile Logan Subdivision, but deep in the fog-covered Guyandotte River valley at the branch line's halfway point at Ranger Siding, a C&O-era signal guards the E.E. Ranger with its approach-lit indication. Here, the occasional exchange between empties and loads occurs, controlled by CSX dispatchers 500-miles away in Jacksonville, Fla. On this night, it's exceptionally quiet and after being installed more than a half a century ago, these C&O signals still protect movements at the most lonesome control points in West Virginia. And for a brief moment, 2021 can be mistaken for a time, and era of railroading long ago.
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