It's late afternoon in the West Virginia hollers. The sun sets behind the mountains early here. After a long day of chasing trains back and forth along Route 52 in McDowell County, it's time to he... (more)
Brand new ES44AC's are already getting down and dirty, performing pusher service on the Pokey.
Pushers lend a little hand to get this mixed freight up the infamous Elkhorn Grade and through Elkhorn Tunnel.
After pushing a coal drag through Elkhorn Tunnel, this lone pusher returns solo to do it all over again.
Emptys are moving westward as this hopper train is coasting downgrade at nearly 1.4% as it makes a rolling meet with an EB.