With a rainbow consist, westbound CSX Q397 was west of Orleans Road, WV on Oct. 15, 1987, led by recently painted GP40-2 No. 6638.
The eastward CPL signal at Grasshopper, WV stands guard after a night of heavy, wet snow.
We are standing on the access road just west of Randolph Tunnel near Doe Gully, WV. Back in an oppressively hot July, eastbound No. 376 encountered a sun kink just west of Randolph Tunnel. The h... (more)
Westbound CSX No. 377 passes the westward signal at Carothers, just east of Paw Paw, WV on a steamy day in the Potomac River Valley. This area suffered a particularly bad bout with the Gypsy Moth... (more)
Westbound CSX Q217 rounds the curve between Grasshopper and Ambrose, WV on Oct. 31, 1998.
For a while, CSX's small fleet of C44-9Ws seemed to be the darlings of the intermodal trains. Such was the case on Feb. 9, 1997 when No's. 9031 and 9033 hustled westbound R137 under the signal br... (more)
In 1995, high-tech propane switch heaters had yet to come to the CSX interlocking at Miller Tower in Cherry Run, WV. Old kerosene switch pots were still in use. They were dirty, smelly and requi... (more)
Eastbound CSX unit coal train U883 passes under the westward CPL signals at Grasshopper, WV.
Eastbound CSX Q411 passes a pink Dogwood as it exits a curve east of Orleans Road, WV.