The Santa Train approaches St. Paul on its 70th anniversary.
Departing the City of St. Paul, CSX's 2012 Santa Train continues its journey south on the Clinchfield to Kingsport, with remaining stops at Dungannon, Ft. Blackmore, Kermit, and Waycross.
The 2012 CSX Santa Train heads into St. Paul past a leg of the wye that runs between CSX's Kingsport Subdivision and NS' Clinch Valley District.
Arriving at St. Paul for one of its more significant stops along the route, Santa and his helpers, featuring the Thompson Square country band distribute gifts to very anxious children.
The 2011 Santa Train sitting at the CSX/NS connection at St. Paul, with a fresh SD40-3 leading this year. Nikon D300, Nikon 12-24 f/4
A few of the thousands of rail fans lining the route wait in anticipation, as the 2011 CSX Santa Train approaches their viewing spot near St. Paul, Va.
With hands raised high, the children in the crowd at St. Paul hope to be one of the lucky ones to catch a toy from Santa.
The 2011 Santa Train has just concluded its annual stop at St. Paul with over two hundred locals gathering trackside in town. The train will make three additional stops in the afternoon before ter... (more)
The 69th annual running of the CSX Santa Train stopped in ST. Paul while many railfans grab shots.
The 69th annual running of the CSX Santa Train makes its way ST.Paul for a stop.
NS S23 with a nice lash up. (SD60M, SD70)
Eastbound NS 886 rolls across the trestle entering St. Paul. Prior to highway work and raising of the highway, circa 1980, the highway from Coeburn entering St. Paul was located under the second l... (more)
Southbound local freight
CRR 1077 brings up the rear of a coal train at St. Paul, VA
Gift-tossing stop completed, the 2010 Santa Train departs to resume its journey. Next stop:Dungannon.