A pair of matching CITX-leas EMD SD60s lead a 100-car coal train north through Eleanor, W.Va., on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad.
With storms moving out of the Kanawha Valley at sundown, a northbound coal train is greeted with a little evening color as NS EMD SD70ACe No. 1009 leads 100 coal loads north toward Hobson Yard fro... (more)
Watco personnel guide leased CITX SD60 No. 6001 out of the railroad's shop area after completing routine maintenance in the Dickinson Yard. Watco's Kanawha River Railroad has acquired a handful of... (more)
After helping the head end with its outbound coal loads, a pair of R.J. Corman EMD SD40-2Ts head for the crew base near Thurmond. In 2017, R.J. Corman crews painted both of the locomotives used on... (more)
With the morning sun piercing through the snow covered valley, CSX AC4400CW No. 415 leads the second cut of coal hoppers toward Mount Hope from the R.J. Corman-served coal loadout at Pax.
A relatively clean YN2 AC4400CW carefully shoves its first set of 32 loads into a siding near Mount Hope. Once the cars are dropped off, two CSX-run through locomotives will return light to the Co... (more)
With dusk quickly approaching, CN-painted EJ&E SD38-2 No. 658 exits the tunnel at Mullens on its final leg into Elmore Yard from Alloy on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad. The CN-painted EMD locomot... (more)
With several inches of fresh snow covering the ground, a Kanawha River Railroad-operated FRA test train continues its southward journey to Mullens, W.Va., and Elmore Yard as it traces the original... (more)
Crossing one of the many Virginian-built trestles on the Princeton-Deepwater District, a FRA test train rolls through Slab Fork on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad.
Spanning Sweeneysburg trestle, CN-painted EJ&E SD38-2 No. 658 heads for Elmore Yard from Alloy on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad.
Navigating through tight rock cuts on the former Virginian Princeton-Deepwater District, a FRA test train heads for Elmore Yard in Mullens on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad.
Operating on NS' former Princeton-Deepwater District at Robson, a Kanawha River Railroad-operated geometry test train battles heavy snow under the lead power of CN-painted EJ&E SD38-2 No. 658.
Amid a bitterly cold snow squall, EJ&E SD38-2 No. 658 leads two FRA test cars through Watco's Dickinson Yard southbound on the Kanawha River Railroad.
With its head end entering California and its rear end in Arizona, a westbound BNSF stack train crosses the Colorado River on its way to Los Angeles from the Midwest.
A BNSF Railway freight train heads for the Tehachapi loops at sundown in this Spring 2017 view.