A misty rain fills the sky around Danville, West Virginia as CSX empty coal train U005 heads towards town behind a pair of ES44AC's. The train is passing through a former coal loadout north of tow... (more)
Nestled in the hills of West Virginia is the town of Danville, home to a small yard where CSX coal trains are staged and crews change. Two empty coal trains both with pairs of GE locomotives wait ... (more)
A pair of CSX empty coal trains have tied down in the yard at Danville, West Virginia. Once new crews arrive, they will head south to the various mines for loading.
A Baltimore & Ohio GP40-2 and a Chesapeake & Ohio B30-7 bring a train of empties through Danville, West Virginia. The S4 on the left belongs to the Southern Appalachian Coal Company (Julian Mines)... (more)
Two old ghosts of railroads past. These are about the only things left at CSX's Danville WV yard. No engines, no coal cars and no employees to be seen at this once busy coal yard. Sad.
A pair of engines sit tied down in the yard at Danville, waiting their next assignment to the coalfields of the Coal River and Pond Fork Subdivisions.
As clean as it gets! CSXT 3022, one of the most 10 recent releases from the GE plant in Erie idles on the cab track at Danville, sporting her spotless "Dark Future" paint. The 3000 series numberin... (more)
Pride of the fleet.. One of the newest CSX 3000 series AC traction GE's idles on the cab track at Danville. Less than a week old, CSXT 3022 will soon be placed into captive mine run service on the... (more)
An aerial perspective of the C&O Danville Terminal. It's a quiet start to the day in the coalfields with a work train being the only thing in the yard.
A ballast train idles on the service track waiting to get fueled. The dieselshop.com roster says this is a SD50-2. A SD50 derated to 3,000 H.P. for M.O.W. service.
Mty's ready to go into the coalfields for a refill.
A empty coal train pulls into Danville yard before heading up to a mine.
A classy C&O caboose spends this beautiful afternoon on the Danville MOW Track. This caboose transported to Huntington, WV in early 2010. It's uncertain what happened or what will happen to the ca... (more)
CSXT 897 idles in the Danville Yard awaiting a recrew to proceed to one of the many coal loadouts on the Coal River and Pond Fork Subdivisions.
This was the scene in D-Ville after the seasons first snowfall.