Three NS pushers coupled to a loaded Eastbound coal train shoves upgrade out of Appalachia. NS 1029 has been a regular loco assigned to trains within this area over the past few months.
Just another pair of NS locos slowly moving down the line through Downtown Appalachia. In front is a empty DKP train, which the pair of locos was trailing for a few feet behind. The locos will swi... (more)
Another loaded coal train getting ready to depart Appalachia.
Two locos idling on The Clinch Valley main. The loaded train to the right is idling on The Paragon siding, waiting for the crew to move. Within a few minuets, the loaded train would move just enou... (more)
On this sunny and unusually warm winter day in Southwestern Virginia, not just one but two NS specially painted locos make up this loaded coal train that is idling in Downtown Appalachia. NS 4000 ... (more)
Two thoroughbreds side by side.
Backing empty hoppers into Andover yard.
First this loco was Conrail, second it was CSX, now it belongs to a leasing company called LTEX and it sets to it's lonesome on the house track in Downtown Appalachia. I honestly thought this loco... (more)
A NS Dash 9 parked in long hood forward style in Downtown Appalachia.
Uncoupled empties from the main and reversing into Andover yard.
Caboose as a EOT on this train
A yard crew out of Andover Yard shoves "Big Red" empties along the ex-Southern's St. Charles branch. The empties are destined to Holton, located on a short spur off the branch near Exete... (more)