After changing crews in Roanoke Yard, NS manifest train 189 continues its westbound journey as it curves through Wabun, Virginia on the former Norfolk and Western Railway.
An eastbound lights up the classic signals at Wills.
The NS 1067 Reading with the 1071 CNJ trailing lead the Q47 west past the CPL's at Ingleside.
A freshly painted C40-9 leads a eastbound manifest 179 past peak fall colors nears Oakvale, West Virginia.
One of the great allures of the N&W west of Roanoke is the large amount of old railroad infrastructure. This coaling tower at Vicker is one of six I've found between here and Kenova.
Another beautiful day on the Christiansburg District dawns at Ingleside, WVa.
The NS 1067 Reading with the 1071 CNJ trailing lead a empty hopper train west through Narrows, Va.
With fresh snow covering most of the mountains in southern West Virginia, Norfolk Southern's Nickel Plate Road Heritage unit leads eastbound coal train 820 past the signals at Blake on the Christi... (more)
On a sunny day, an eastbound coal drag splits the N&W CPL's at Ada.
On a slightly overcast morning on Christiansburg Mountain, A NS Veteran leads westbound empty coal drag upgrade through Shawsville.
The NS 1067 Reading with the 1071 CNJ trailing lead the Q47 past the CPL's at Ingleside.
The NS Q47 eases slowly into Bluefield after making the 3 1/2 hour trip from Roanoke.
The NS 1067 Reading with the 1071 CNJ trailing lead a empty hopper train west into West Virginia past the old N&W CPL's