Heading north with 110 empties for Middlesboro to be loaded throughout the week.
Loading the coal at Balkan, one car at a time.
Some of Appalachia’s finest coal is loaded into 100 empty hoppers and will soon be bound for South Carolina.
CSX CM44AH 7203 leads a northbound manifest to Cincinnati, Ohio on its very first revenue run. The unit was rebuilt from CW44AC 215 with a new cab, upgraded electronics, and other goodies.
The sun trying to burn off early morning fog creates a surreal setting over some locomotives at SARM.
A short train of coal loads returns from the loadout in Gatliff, Kentucky in the late hours of a chilly December evening.
After a day filled with clouds, the sun finally breaks through the storm as 15T nears the end of its run from Bristol.
One of 10 remaining high hood SD40-2s prepares for a night of work at Pomona Yard.
A loaded coal train heads north for Corbin, Kentucky after loading at Kopper Glo Mining LLC.
A pair of worn and tattered GE products rock and roll through Dossett Yard’s mud hole riddled trackage.
A pair of YN2 GEs lead a lengthy auto rack train south to Etowah, TN.
Looking very out-of-place, the Southern GP38-2 switches out auto rack cars at Tyner on a brisk winter evening.
During a steady downpour, the CSX geometry train scans the rail as it rolls north. This stretch of the CSX KD Subdivision is the most grueling on the entire sub, and it is shown with the 12 slow o... (more)
A leased SD70MAC leads loads of coal west toward Chattanooga.
The Middlesboro, KY coal local makes its way back south to Sevier Yard on a beautiful summer evening.