It's raining Cats and Dogs as a downpour consumes Q216 as it passes the Dry Run signals just west of Martinsburg, WV.
E709 appears around the bend and a rainbow over the B&O Roundhouse completes the scene after a drenching thunderstorm had just passed minutes beforehand.
Passing by the B&O Roundhouse built circa 1866 and adjacent shop buildings, Q415 lights up the right of way and signals as it makes its way east as the near Full Moon is shrouded by clouds.
Phase IV locomotive 184 painted for Amtrak's 40th Anniversary in 2011 leads the westbound Capitol Limited while making its routine station stop in Martinsburg, WV in front of the old Baltimore and... (more)
CSX 460 leads a eastbound coal train towards Baltimore Md
Q415's last few cars and EOT trek past the Martinsburg Station complex under a near full moon.
Martinsburg, WV 4/1/2010 - Winchester & Western conductor Denny Hutzler prepares to open the derail on the CSX interchange track for the southbound W&W "86" turn, which runs from Winchester, VA to... (more)
Westbound on the B&O mainline to Cumberland, CSXT 60 leads a manifest toward Cumerland, passing the impressive Martinsburg Transportation Center, actively serviced by Amtrak and MARC. Martinsburg ... (more)
The operator lines a route through NA, one of the smallest towers on the former B&O.
Morning on the B&O.. A Brunswick destined manifest streaks away into the morning sun just east of Martinsburg. After traveling from Cumberland under moonlit skies, this crew is less than an hour f... (more)
The Capitol Limited works the station stop on track 1 in Martinsburg WV. The CSX BB dispatcher has blocking in place on track 2 to protect the passengers
The summer of 2011 brought some color along the CSX Cumberland Sub. Here an empty Wheeling and Lake Erie ore train from Baltimore heads back west infront of the old B&O shop buildings.
A three hour late Capitol Limited strolls into Martinsburg on a bright sunny Friday afternoon in Mid November 2011.
Another location filled with drama at night, the historic hotel and B&O buildings at Martinsburg still compliment passing trains in 2011. Detectors to your west and east, situated on an obvious gr... (more)
Running Light Through Martinsburg. Three EMD veterans of the high iron head east, light, through the Martinsburg Depot. The signal bridge here houses the signal to protect the station track... (more)