Departing for Radford with a stop in Abingdon next.
On a frosty but beautiful March morning TVRM steam excursion led by Southern 630 chugs into Bristol as it prepares to pick up its passengers at the old Bristol train station.
Track train working on the Tennessee side is causing congestion on the Virginia side. Westbound is tied down while in the background the local, V19, waits for clearance to use the main.
Track train working on the Tennessee side is causing congestion on the Virginia side. Local waits for clearance to use the main while I-9W is tied down on the siding.
The 956 pauses in Bristol with 5 coaches bound for Chattanooga and the 21st Century Steam program.
At 5:49AM on a bitterly cold and windy morning, the Conrail heritage locomotive sits surrounded by a thin blanket of freshly fallen snow as it awaits a crew change in the lead of the 819. A former... (more)
The Southern heritage unit makes it's second appearance in the lead through Bristol on the 39Q.
NS' specially painted "Honoring our Veterans" SD60E #6920 leads westbound freight train 15T past the recently restored Bristol Train Station in downtown Bristol, Virginia on a cool February evenin... (more)
Phantoms in the Bristol yard work to fix a burnt out headlight on lead motor 6595, while the Tennessee crew prepares to board the train. Nikon D700, Nikon 70-200 f/2.8
Sharp-looking 38 year old work horse.
BNSF 7792 leads 236 as it crosses into the Virginia side of Bristol.
A Dash 9 sits ''hammerhead'' style on a NS work train tied down in the Bristol Yard.
Lots of traffic moving west and east on the main and siding tracks behind the parked local.
The afternoon local has just come to a stop and will be tied down for the night. The whole train is in this image.
Departing for Knoxville on an unusually mild early winter afternoon.