NS 16T gets back underway through Watauga after a three hour delay behind train 23G had a grade crossing accident in downtown Johnson City.
A rarity on the KD Sub, grain train K803 pulled by only one motor exits Hickory Creek Tunnel Two and crosses over Hickory Creek enroute to the Duff Mountain grade.
Due to a prolonged drought, most of Norris Lake is dry as Q540 crosses the Cove Creek trestle enroute to a meet at south Kilsyth with a loaded coal drag. The move was over 6500 feet long, odd for ... (more)
Q539 with bright shiny power bursts out of the Hickory Creek #2 tunnel, crossing over Hickory Creek in seconds.
The last Three Rivers Rambler of the day heads back towards Knoxville
Minutes out of downtown Nashville, the second eastbound Music City Star commuter train of the morning crosses Mill Creek.
A pair of young fishermen observe the passage of 135 along the Tennessee River.
CSX N151 leads a coal drag across the high bridge over Cove Creek on Norris Lake.
NS 389 skirts across Nickajack Lake on the CSX J line enroute to Memphis,TN. Included in this colorful consist is a Soo Line GP38-2 #4511
A southbound loaded coal train with two "Bright Future" AC44's crosses the Nolichucky River, on one of the few river crossings on the Clinchfield, just south of Erwin.
CFW 531 crosses the road's namesake Caney Fork River at Rock Island.
Last empty train out of Copper Hill heads north towards Etowah. Hasselblad 501c Fuji
Heading west the Rockwood turn crosses marshy springs that make up Fall Creek while passing through the Crab Orchard Mountains.
Thunder rumbles in the background as an empty unit grain train pounds across the bridge toward Tunnel 23 on the famous NS Rathole.
Southbound Coal. Do not attempt to get to this location if you are especially alergic to bees, wasps, or poison ivy!