Like stars dot the sky, interlocking towers (or cabins as the C&O often called them) used to dot the railroad landscape. However, technology rapidly eliminated their need. NJ Cabin stands tall on ... (more)
N&W 2156 soars over the bridge at Kenova, one last time, on its way back to the National Museum of Transportation in St. Louis, Mo. Railfans gathered around the tracks all the way from Matewan to ... (more)
A delightful spring morning found Amtrak's Train #50, the eastbound Cardinal, running late through Catlettsburg. It's passing a stopped local.
The weather was beautiful as CSX Q317 swept through Belmont en route to Cincinnati via Russell, Ky. Three rebuilt standard cabs and a regular GP40-2 led the consist through its journey along the e... (more)
Real Classy...Q317 crawls through St. Marys, W.Va. en route to Cincinnati, Oh. via Russell, Ky. The very professional crew must have found it amusing to hang toilet paper fro... (more)
CSX Q693, led by CSXT 3113, has just entered onto the Big Sandy Subdivision a few miles back at Catlettsburg, KY. He'll proceed south on the 25 m.p.h mainline for a crew change at Shelby, KY. The ... (more)
Norfolk Southern intermodal train #236 soars over the small town of Kenova, West Virginia.
Some foreign visitors lead an auto rack train south on the CSX Toledo Sub, seen here at "Lindenwald" on it's way toward Cincinnati while passing a waiting northbound.
An NS manifest belches exhaust as it pulls a southbound manifest toward Cincinnati.
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Two Norfolk Southern trains meet in the siding at Camden on the NS New Castle District.
Rounding the curve and going down the "back door" of Hamilton, an NS manifest heads south for Gest Street Yard in Cincinnati.
"Beer for my horses..."
A GP40-3 rebuild heads back to the yard in New Miami, Ohio after switching out the local Coors plant at Overpeck.
Shoving back to the "Ditch" track, IORY 5007 trails the power set heading to pick up cars from a local industry before heading back west on the Central Railroad of Indiana (CIND). Just b... (more)
Clearly a former BN unit switches the yard at Valley Jct. on the CIND.
Something's knocking on the "backdoor" in Hamilton. UP leaders on an NS train bound for Ft. Wayne, Ind.