Another pair of lite power along The Cumberland Valley.
A pair of lite locos with a AC4400CW in original YN2 scheme heading down the OCV. Here at Pennington Gap, the locos pass by two empty hoppers that have been obviously set out.
C601 crosses the North Fork of the Powell River just north of Pennington Gap as a pair of GE's lead the loaded coal train for Corbin.
T090 heads East towards Big Stone Gap through Pennington Gap, on their way to Kingsport with a loaded coal train.
CSX 327 rounds the Ford Street Curve coming into Pennington Gap, VA.
CSXT 3454 leads the first Benedict, VA to South Carolina coal train to run south from Pennington Gap in nearly 3 years.
This older weather worn ac44 sits by the old Pennington Depot site as the Spring colors finally begin to take shape late in April.
Out of the fog appears CSX 8 pulling a very unusual train for this area this loaded ethanol train is bound for Charlotte, NC and to my knowledge is the only loaded ethanol train to traverse this p... (more)
CSXT 604 sits and awaits a crew change with Stone Mountain in the background with the rear of its train sitting inside the Stone Face Tunnel on US 421
Two YN3-B AC4400's blast through Pennington on their empty trip down the Virginia side of the Cumberland Valley.
Conductor M.A. (Big Al) Sargent aligns the switch from the house track in Pennington Gap to the siding so the the C821-30 can now make its movement.
CSX coal loads from Benedict, VA to Corbin, KY for a crew change then south on the KD sub from there.
CSX 57 sits in the house track in downtown Pennington Gap awaiting a crew to push the freshly loaded Benedict coal train.
CSX 735 witha loaded Benedict train sits tied down across from Leeman Field in Pennington Gap.