Patriotic bunting and a flag brighten the approaching Independence Day mood as Q56802 brings 67 cars upgrade on NS trackage rights.
Using its trackage rights, train E325 crosses the Clinch River at Clinchport, VA.
Eastbound NS loaded coal train 722 crossing the North Fork of the Clinch River near Duffield.
NS 9680 passes by the site of an O. Winston Link photo from 1957 at Seven Mile Ford. The house in his photo no longer stands today.
NS 11R exits the Rappahannock River bridge between Remington and Culpeper, VA
The Clinchfield name remains on the side of this bridge.
CSX 639 leads a northbound empty hopper train across the Clinch River at the South End of Starnes siding.
VRE 330 is heading east cab first with V06 pushing from the rear
L&N 1574 leads a train across Roaring Branch between Appalachia and Big Stone Gap, VA.
Manassas to Lynchburg local P97 crosses Harris Creek just North of the James River.
NS 9879 emerges from the "Little Tunnel" as it returns to Norton with a trainload of empty hoppers.
After hearing 15T calling north of Front Royal we decided to head north to the nearest bridge before an estimated meeting time. The gamble paid off and this shot was possible with quite a hike!
BNSF 980 leads DM&IR 409, a very rare visitor to Northern Virginia, Nikon D200