Empty coal train illuminated by the setting sun headed to the mine being pulled by 2 SD40E's.
A lone SD40E leads 72 cars of coal 15 miles down the winding Captina Secondary passing 1 of 3 Large "cuts" on the way to be off loaded into Barges on the Ohio River.
An SD70M pusher idles on the rear end of a loaded coal train in Powhatan Point located on NS's secluded Captina Scondary.
The heavy wet snow that is seen falling through the headlights beam is clinging to everything in this early morning photo. This storm produced nearly a foot of snow in the Ohio Valley when it was ... (more)
NS 3335 is working it's way through the beginning of a February snowstorm that eventually dumped over a foot of snow on many parts of the Ohio Valley.
An empty coal train heads upgrade back to the mines on a perfect fall day.
An empty coal train grinds around a tight curve, headed upgrade to the mines for another load. Autumn in Ohio doesn't get much better than this.
UnMaersked: Former Maersk Sealand Unit is back from Juniata and is seen here pulling empties up the stiff little grade at mp9 on the Captina. Hope everyone got their shots of her before the... (more)
The only thing better than a new locomotive in fresh paint is an old locomotive in fresh paint. 3333 is seen navigating the large cut at MP8 on the way to Powhatan #6 mine.
SD40-2 rolls downgrade on a cold February morning as giant icicles cling to the side of a large rock cut.
Coal loads from Ohio Valley Coal's Powhatan #6 mine are seen here headed to a transloading facility on the Ohio River as they pass through one of the cuts on the scenic Captina Secondary.
Empties headed west with the Ohio River, Town of Powhatan, & CSX's Ohio River Sub visible in the background.
A quick burst of snow has covered the ground as loads roll by.
A Classic High hood GP50 with 65 coal loads on the Captina Secondary on Valentine's day.
Empty "Top Gon" unit train is seen entering the Captina Secondary headed for New Century Mine 18 miles to the west of here.