What is the point of this shot?
Don't be "derailed" by this shot....
"Should this 'Yard' Have Limits?"
Train 56's connection eases down the passing track at Big Stone Gap for a meet with train 55.
An empty coal train is westbound at East Stone Gap and about to clear the signal to enter Andover Yard Limits.
Shortly after daybreak, a CSX mty train rolls off NS trackage rights and onto home rails for the continued trip to Kentucky.
A northbound mty hopper train takes siding at Big Stone Gap for a meet.
While X8522North waits in the siding, a southbound coal train with 8531 pushing on the rear passes en route to Erwin, Tennessee.
Photographed from a Southern B30-7A on a work train, a westbound CSX mty drag approaches the junction at Big Stone Gap, VA.
Unseasonably late snow storm greats CSX 8627 East, en route to Erwin, TN with a unit coal train
Mty SBD hopper train, northbound through the "Strawberry Patch" between Big Stone Gap and Olinger, VA
Westbound hopper train eases into Appalachia, crossing Seaboard System's ex-L&N main below.
Two SR SD's are poised at Big Stone Gap for pusher duty for a unit train, due shortly