Two patched SD60s wait for another coal train to shove over the north end of the Kanawha River Railroad. While the line usually only gets a few coal trains a month, it's always nice to see these E... (more)
A single ES44AC crawls through the West end of Hobson Yard. This unit will be added to the rear of an Eastbound coal train. In the distance, an Ex-BN SD40-2 works the hump while the state capitol ... (more)
The F Tracks at Hobson are empty now, but soon they will be flooded with westbound trains that were stuck east of Oreapolis, NE earlier in that day due to MOW activities. BNSF 5733 gets serviced o... (more)
One of Kanawha River's then-new purchases meets the 'old reliables' in Hobson Yard at dusk.
Westbound trains refuel and await crews at Hobson Yard while the state capitol overlooks them.
BNSF 1912 & 1697 perform switching in Hobson Yard, away from their typical position of the hump.
BNSF 626 & 176 work BNSF Hobson Yard, while BNSF 5107, BNSF 710 and CSX 5500 sit on an adjacent track waiting for a crew.
An 8-unit set of power rocks back and forth as they shuffle power to the different trains.
Cascade Green and More Cascade Green
I assume this line up was due to the 1990-1991 recession. I took this amazing shot at Hobson Yard in Lincoln, NE on July 4, 1991. The leader, so to... (more)
NS high hood GP38-2 #5138 idles away in the cold at Hobson Yard on the West Virginia Secondary as Norfolk Southern prepares to idle the line. An announcement made last week outlined pending termi... (more)
After bringing the Circus train into Charleston, West Virginia its power was used as helpers to shove loaded coal trains over the Northern end of the West Virginia Secondary.
Spankin' new sister ES44AC's 5755 and 5754 pause for an inspection at Lincoln's Hobson Yard before continuing east with their coal loads. The "skeleton track" in the foreground is a day old, as o... (more)
NEW LOGO on SD40-2.