Train photos 10-19-2013

This is the former Southern mainline that runs from Alexandria, Va. to Atlanta Georgia. I”m looking south from a one lane wooden bridge that arches over the tracks.

 

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Now I’m looking north as the mainline curves out of sight and continues northwards towards Bourborsville, Va.

 

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Csxt 607 leads Newport News Bound Coal Train T165 as she and her sister 658 roll through Irwin, Va as she makes her way down the former C&O Rivanna sub.

 

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8-3-2013 Train Pics

Q405 leads the parade. Amtrak P077 and P194 and Z702 were in the mix but not photographed. 

csxt5358Q405-8-3-2013

 

 

Q409 was exactly 2 blocks behind 405. P077 was running yellow brick road behind 409 and called up the dispatcher to find out which Freight they were running behind.

csxt741Q409-8-3-2013

 

 

Rock Train power at Verdon. I’m sure one pair was set for the eastbound loaded train and the other came in on the westbound empties.

 

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