CSX 436 west prepares to knock down a clear signal at JC Cabin and cross the NS Piedmont division at grade. Operating on Buckingham Branch trackage this empty train is operating from Newport News... (more)
*** DISCLAIMER *** I have gotten email claiming this is GWWR 2041, and 2044. The notes on my slide mount indicate 2048, taken from the fact the nose and cab scraps were in the gon behind the flat... (more)
G97823 works it way into Shelby Yard after its trip from Russell, Ky.
23G rolls east out of the sunset, and through the Virginia countryside on it run to Norfolk, Va. Shot from Va. route 460.
Hopper train 811 grinds upgrade toward Montogomery Tunnel.
After holding for switch problems at Beech Creek and 35 min. stop at the Cedar Welcome Center ;), NS 185 blasts west out of Hatfield tunnel on Track 1 headed for Williamson, WV and points beyond.
NS 9769 leads a coal train downgrade through Oakvale on the former Virginian mainline.
8823 Still dressed in blue, makes it way around the Northwest Connection track at F tower in Fostoria, Ohio. The train is leaving former C&O trackage and heading west on the former B&O.
UP 4429 and a SD60M lead a NS manifest train east through 32nd Street Interlocking in Birmingham.
6589 grinds upgrade westbound in Shawsville, Va. with train 159.
UP Olympic unit holding for a crew change at Neff Yard in Kansas City, Mo.
UP 6616 leads a set of unpatched heritage power through Gibbon Junction towards Kansas City with a coal train in tow.
A GP-60 does all it can to hold the rail grinding upgrade through Davy, WV, on the lead of coal train 852. It was a nice surprise and quite a show as the train struggled without helpers. The Pok... (more)
ATSF 6381 leads a stack train through Rock Creek Junction and onto the connection with the Transon line overhead. Things have really changed here in the last 14 years.
CSX F723, the Hopewell Turn, operating out of Acca Yard during this time period, heads south towards Hopewell. The solid former Chessie power was nice to see.