Norfolk Southerns' Training First Responders GP38-2, 5642 sat in a little classification yard beside a gas refinery from May 30th to June 1st. I went to visit it on the last day. Firefighters and... (more)
N&W 2156 being transported on her former home rails back to Roanoke for display
Westbound intermodal NS 233 crosses the Ohio River Bridge at Kenova on the ex N&W mainline heading towards Norfolk Southern's Chicago Intermodal Terminal at Landers Yard with the NS "Honoring... (more)
The conductor of the Huntington local, CSX H796-23 waiting in the yard at Kenova, stands on the ground & watches as the Russell - Huntington "Peddler" CSX H779-23 rolls by on the mainlin... (more)
Sometimes you just get lucky! J13 crosses overhead on the Kenova District at track speed, while an Eastbound CSX empty hopper train eases under at walking speed, waiting for a signal at KV Cabin b... (more)
A train passes quickly through Kenova during a hot, humid evening along the Pocahontas Division.
NS intermodal train No. 234 crosses the Ohio River into West Virginia a few minutes after sunset. Spring is well on its way to summer and while a few showers earlier in the week have left some exc... (more)
Eastbound coal for the Belews Creek Steam Station in North Carolina heads around the curve at Kenova with a smoking ACe and GE Tier 4 motor for power.
Good friend and engineer Jesse Smith runs his final train through Kenova. Upon arriving at russell yard will mark the end of his 38 year career in the high iron.
An eastbound unit grain train crosses into West Virginia from Kentucky across the Big Sandy River. A fresh rebuilt EMD SD40-2 No. 4088 is leading the Virginia-bound grain train.
Ohio River S6 #56 switches the Kenova coal terminal in October of 1995.
After working the New Yard on the opposite side of town, local J11 brings their covered hoppers back up the "north side" and await permission from the CSX "FG" Dispatcher to cr... (more)
A coal train enters West Virginia from Ohio as it soars over a Veterans Day Parade at Kenova, WV
2 Wide cab GP40-2's prepare to pull a long train of loaded hoppers.
A former Burlington Northern SD40-2 leads a short local run of empty coal cars westbound on the Kenova District as the train rolls onto the 4000 foot long Ohio River Bridge. The drone is directl... (more)