Southern locomotive 630 passes over a small creek as it works back to Grundy, VA.
Steam returns to to the Buchanan Branch for the first time in 55 years... Silhouetted against the unique NKP style signals at Lyn Camp, Southern Railway No. 630 leads a public excursion fro... (more)
Southern 630 is panned eastbound at Virginia Lee, VA, with the first of seven Grundy to Devon, WV R/T excursions. Raitt Tunnel--the top of the hill at Home Creek--is just ahead.
Southern 630 is westbound on the NS Buchanan Branch with a R/T from Grundy to Devon, WV.
Southern 630 is eastbound through Weller Yard, passing loaded hoppers of coke from the Jewell Smokeless facility at Dismal, VA. N&W used its biggest steam power on the Buchanan Branch--the Y-class... (more)
Departing Weller Yard for Devon, UP SD70M No. 4633 leads NS U66 through the unique (potentially ex- NKP?) signals at Lyn Camp on NS' former N&W Buchanan Branch to Devon.
On the back roads of Pike County Kentucky, a loaded export coal train destined for Bluefield and points east along the N&W mainline glides downgrade on the Buchanan Branch in full dynamics. Approa... (more)
Approaching the Buchanan Wye at Devon, export coal loads cross Knox Creek near Milepost 3 on the Buchanan Branch mainline in Pike County Kentucky. This unique N&W coal mining branch contributes a ... (more)