A boxcar scheme MAC rolls into Roanoke with some MOW equipment at the start of its consist. This train is headed to Rice Yard in Waycross, GA.
After waiting at Broughton in the siding for a northbound, CSX train X645 gets its turn and rolls through Roanoke on a cool late night. A section of its autoracks are seen streaking through Depot... (more)
Pointing east as the sun rises on a new day, GE and EMD power allow me to snap a quick shot of them together before the wide-cab CSX engine #9022 keeps things moving with freight for Rice Yard in... (more)
The contrasting colors between new and old wheels are easy to spot on any freight car, especially when you light them up at night. That's certainly true for this Conrad Yelvington hopper car whic... (more)
With a killer lashup of all EMD plus the CNW heritage unit, this Waycross bound freight passes through on the CSX Fitzgerald Sub in the cover of darkness.
Freight is on the move over the mainline, while several cars keep their stationary position on adjacent tracks. These cars are beginning to make Roanoke home, because for some reason they've been... (more)
Waycross bound CSX Q645-07 (Chicago,IL-Waycross,GA) is pulling hard on the up hill section on the CSX Western & Atlantic Sub on the outskirts of Ringgold, GA (MP WA-118.0 Ringgold). What a nice su... (more)
Haley Tower. The CSX Q645 rolls by in the background.
Running on a Restricting, the 645 eases onto the Haley plant past a (for now) useless switch heater.
Heading south on the CE&D Sub through the Sullivan coaling tower.
A rare shot from the inside of the Ohio River approach.
After this train was yarded at howell yard the symbol was changed to Q645. Before they arrived it was L645.