Southern Rwy local with GP35 #2674 and a bay window caboose working between Martinsville and Fieldale, VA in the Summer of 1975
N&W Train 5, operating between Bluefield, W. Va. and Norton, Va., crosses trestle #1398 three miles from Coeburn, Va. in fall colors on Oct. 28, 1956. Class E2a 578 is one of two Pacific 4-6-2's... (more)
In this area the Roanoke - Bristol passenger is very near the summit of the Appalachian though it does appear to be very high. Streams are small and slow, weeping willows thrive and the limestone... (more)
Five NS heritage units make their way westbound from Knoxville, TN to Andover, VA. Here, they cross the Clinch River at appropriately-named Clinchport, VA. The right of way below the bridge and fo... (more)
Late in a very hot day, a loaded coal train rolls over a timber trestle between Duffield and Gate City in far western Virginia. A radio control car with helpers is at work far back in the train.
Trains, planes, automobiles and fire trucks, this scene has them all. Passengers on the WMATA Yellow Line get a rare treat as a Boeing 787 Dreamliner prepares to depart DCA airport.
Southbound Southern Rwy excursion at Starkey Hill near Roanoke, August 1972
A Southern Railway SD24 leads an empty coal train north (railroad west) over US 23.
A Southern SD24 rides high on a timber trestle just south of Duffield, Virginia. The trestle transitions to steel as it crosses US Route 23, just a 2-lane at the time. (For a color view and an alt... (more)
The "Cardinal" flies above U.S. 29, north of Culpeper
A Southern steam special on the N&W crosses the James River enroute to Shenandoah. More Southern 4501 shots are seen from that steamy September 1970 at ... (more)
Eastbound N&W coal loads crossing the New River at Glen Lyn, VA, Sept 1970
NS 7543 makes it way across the Compton trestle in the Shenandoah Valley's version of "Tracks Across the Sky".
SB "Silver Star"
RF&P always kept their E8s clean! This is Amtrak's Silver Star crossing the South Anna River.