On the morning of this cold January day, locos switch freight cars around in Kingsport Yard. These tracks are right in the heart of The Clinchfield territory.
A pair of CSX ET44AHs are tied up with a limestone hopper train along Lincoln St. in Kingsport, TN.
A CSX yard crew is using two GE AC4400CW (CSXT 90 & 219) locomotives to switch cars in the yard at Kingsport, TN.
CSX yard job Y122-29 works the yard in Kingsport, TN with CSX locomotives ES44AH 723 and SD70MAC 4581. The clock tower in the right background is part of the former Clinchfield Railroad passenger... (more)
Here's something you won't see anymore--a southbound unit coal train running through Kingsport, TN en route to the Carolinas. The crossing in the foreground is Cherokee Street, and the dwarf signa... (more)
A former Chessie GP40-2 is doing yard work on the former Clinchfield at Kingsport, TN. At the time, CSX's motive power roster was gaining some uniformity in looks, but several predecessor paint sc... (more)
The Clinchfield passenger station at Kingsport was too much for the modest local service the railroad offered until the mid'50s. On President's Day 2004, a southbound unit coal train eases through... (more)
Clinchfield's only FP7--number 200--is pictured in Kingsport, TN in 1968 trailing a single car: a leased Southern Railway stainless steel sleeper. The 200 had just been repainted, but the tiny &qu... (more)
The 2001 Santa Train is nearly finished loading 15 tons of toys, candy and gifts at Kingsport. The 13-car train will deadhead to Shelby, KY in about an hour, and return tomorrow with Santa.
Clinchfield's only boiler-equipped F7 for passenger service (which ended in 1954) No. 200 leads a northbound freight over the South Fork of the Holston River just a couple miles from Kingsport, Te... (more)
The bay window has been altered into a bayless version on this Chessie System caboose, still wearing it's B&O lineage.
Q696--making a pick up at Kingsport. The old Clinchfield passenger station (now a bank) is on the right. The crane was once used to swing wheel sets over on the RIP track.