CSX Transportation Historical Society

Rail Fanning

RAIL FANNING Adventures as submitted by train enthusiasts. Please be patient with some of these pages as the files can be larger than a typical web page, as they contain numerous images. Enjoy the trip.


Conventions -

2012 CSXTHS Convention - additional images

2014 CSXTHS Convention - images obtained during the tours


CSXT Driving directions -

CSXT - drive from Covington to Winchester

CSXT - drive from Winchester to Corbin


Rail Fan Tours - Images

Amtrak, IC, I&M, UP & NS - Terre Haute IN - Springfield IL - Part 1

Amtrak, IC, I&M, UP & NS - Terre Haute IN - Springfield IL - Part 2

Appalachian & Ohio Railroad - Buckhannon and Sentinel Mine, 07-27 and 07-31-2016

Ballast, Coke, and Aggregate Hopper Cornucopia - 09-13-2015 Info Updates

Ballast, Wood Chip, and Aggregate Hopper Cornucopia - 09-12-2015

B&O - following the Strouds Creek & Muddelty (part 1)


B&O - following the Strouds Creek & Muddelty (part 2)

BNSF - Alabama Power's J. H. Miller Power Plant at West Jefferson

Bogart - Following The Lexington & Eastern Railroad

Buckingham Branch - North Mountain SD, 07-30 to 08-02-2015

C&O Russell Yard - 1976-77

C&O RY’s SS BADGER - Last of the Coal Fired Ships

Cajon Pass Return - Part 1A

Cajon Pass Return - Part 1B

Cajon Pass Return - Part 2A

Cajon Pass Return - Part 2B

Cajon Pass Return - Part 3A

Cajon Pass Return - Part 3B

Coal Car Cornucopia - 01-10-2016

Coal Car Cornucopia - 01-11-2016

Coke Cars -- More Info

Conrail / Penn-Central east of Dickenson

CSX - Big Sandy Misc. Sub. - 11-27-2011


CSX - on Big Sandy in 2012

CSX - Big Sandy SD - late 2014

CSX - Big Sandy SD and Ashland, early 2015

CSX - Big Sandy SD Misc - Draffin-Paintsville

CSX - Big Sandy Misc. Sub. - 06-13-2012

CSX - Big Sandy Misc. Sub. and S. Charleston, summer 2012

CSX - Big Sandy on Sunday - 05-04-2014

CSX - Big Sandy on Sunday - 05-11-2014

CSX - Big Sandy on Sunday - 05-18-2014

CSX - Big Sandy on Saturday - 05-24-2014

CSX - Blue Ridge and Monroe Subdivisions, 12-2015

CSX - Clifton Forge COHS - Fall 2012

CSX - Coal Car Cornucopia - 11/11/2008

CSX - Coal Car Cornucopia - 12-09-2012

CSX - Coal Car Cornucopia - 01-05-2014

CSX - Coal Car Cornucopia - 09-02-2014

CSX - Coal River, Alleghany, and New River SD - 07-2015

CSX - Coal River District - 11-18-2011

CSX - Coal River Dist - 03-26-2015

CSX - Coal River SD - Blue Tom Tunnel

CSX - Coal Town & Railroad Museum - Clinton IN

CSX - Coal Train T051 - Grafton WV to Swanton MD - 07-27-2016

CSX - Columbus SD Marion - Carey - 06-18-2015

CSX - Columbus SD, NS Sandusky Dist., 08-19-2014 - part 1 of 3

CSX - Columbus SD, NS Sandusky Dist., 08-19-2014 - part 2 of 3

CSX - Columbus SD, NS Sandusky Dist., 08-19-2014 - part 3 of 3

CSX/L&N - Crooked Hill #1, 11-6-2011

CSX/L&N - Crooked Hill #3 - 11-07-2011

CSX Cumberland Terminal SD 07-29-2016

CSX - Cumberland Valley SD, 03-16-2015

CSX - 7508 Down the Middle of the Street

CSX - Eastern Kentucky misc.

CSX - EK Sub. at Hoyt

CSX - EK SD, 11-05 and 11-13-2015

CSX - EMD demonstrators on Big Sandy, 4-28-2013

CSX - ex N&W Caboose

CSX - First Weekend after Clinchfield Shutdown - 10-17-2015

CSX - Following a "Bardo" in Harlan County

CSX - Following a "Hilo" in Harlan County

CSX - Freight Car Cornucopia - 06-12-2012

CSX - Gauley Trolley - 04-05-2013

CSX - Grafton WV, Sunday 07-31-2016

CSX - Green Spring WV - 07-28-2016

CSX/RJC - Guthrie &Bowling Green KY 09-27 and 09-28-2014

CSX - Hamlet Terminal SD, 12-08-2015

CSX - Hilo Shifter - 03-19-2010

CSX - Historic Hinton WV - 03-25-2017

CSX - Historic Talcott, Big Bend Tunnel, Avis Yard - 03-25-2017

CSX - Kanawha SD 3-29, 4-18 and 5-11-15

CSX - Leatherwood Br - 08-23-2008

CSX/L&N - Livingston to East Bernstadt #2

CSX - Logan and Coal River Districts, 12-28-2016

CSX - Logan District, 02-06-2015

CSX - Logan SD, NS Kenova Dist - 03-22-2016

CSX - Logan & Southern - Peach Creek

CSX - Maysville to Cincinnati U T Tower A

CSX - MofW Cornucopia - 11-4-2012

CSX - Myra Shifter - 04-06-2008

CSX - New River SD and Kanawha SDs - 03-27-2015

CSX - New Year's Eve at Shelby, 12-31-2015

CSX - NF&G - Anjean - Springdale - 03-28-2014

CSX - NF&G - Clearco, WV - 03-29-2014

CSX - NF&G Rainelle to Meadow Creek - 03-30-2012

CSX - NF&G - Rainelle to Quinwood - 03-28-2014

CSX - Pet Coke Train on Big Sandy - 01-01-2012

CSX - Paris KY - Stoner Creek Derailment 12-15-2014

CSX - NS - Bessemer AL, part 1, 10-04-2015

CSX - NS - Bessemer AL, part 2, 10-04-2015

CSX - NS - Marion OH 06-18 and 06-19-2015

CSX - NS - Marion OH, 06-20-2015

CSX - Q317 on Mountain SD - 07-31-2016

CSX - Queensgate Yard Cincinnati

CSX - Rockhouse Sub - 08-23-2008

CSX - Rockhouse Sub #1 - 08-16-2008

CSX - Rockhouse Sub #2 - 8-16-2008

CSX - Santa Train 2012 and 2013

CSX - Santa Train 2014 (Everett Young)

CSX - Santa Train 2015

CSX - Santa Train 2015 Consist

CSX - Santa Train 2016 - 19 Nov 2016

CSX - (Around) Shelby in 2013

CSX - (Around) Shelby in mid 2014

CSX - (Around) Shelby in late 2014 early 2015

CSX - (Around) Shelby in Spring of 2015

CSX - Shelby - Miscellaneous Locomotives

CSX - Taking a turn at Shelby - 02-15-2009

CSX - SV&E SD Tunnel Fire

CSX - SV&E SD, 12-26-2014

CSX - The Breaks and Elkhorn City

CSX - The Breaks of The Big Sandy

CSX - Tank Car Cornucopia - 09-01-2014

CSX - United Coal

CSX - Wabash Valley Railroaders Museum, Terre Haute IN

CSX - West Raleigh - Grandview overlook, 03-27-2014

CSX - West TN and Western KY, 09-27 & 09-28-2014

CSX - Winchester Lackey Jeff

CSX - Winns Industrial Track - 07-15-2012

Dick Herbert - CSXT - Some Random Shots

Dick Herbert - More Random Railroad Photos

East Tennessee Railway at Johnson City, TN 04-27-2015

East Tennessee & Western North Carolina - diesel years

Hand Off at the Horn

Indiana Railroad Hiawatha Yard - 09-19-2014 - Part 1

Indiana Railroad Hiawatha Yard - 09-19-2014 - Part 2

Iron Triangle Railfanning

KCS - Heavener OK - Rich Mt AK, 09-25-2014

KCS - McElhany MO - Westville OK - 09-24-2014 - Part 1

KCS - McElhany MO - Westville OK - 09-24-2014. Part 2.

KCS - Stilwell OK - Heavener OK - 09-25-2014

Kingsport and Norton, September 2016

Leviathan Steam Locomotive - 09-07-2015

L&N 152 Harlan to Appalachia Excursion - 10-11-1986

L&N - Crooked Hill, 1944

L&N - Hagans VA - Photoshopped

Mad River & NKP Railroad Museum - Bellevue OH - 06-19-2015

Mixter - Railfan' s Diary - Amtrak - pt 1

Nevada - Goldfield, Rhyolite, and Death Valley - 06-21-2016

Nevada Northern Ry. - putting the old girl to bed - 06-17-2016

Nevada Northern Ry. - Pacing the 93 - 06-18-2016

Nevada Northern Ry. - Riding Tour - 06-18-2016

Nevada Northern Ry. - Rolling Stock - Ely NV

Nevada Northern Ry. - Shop Tour - 06-18-2016

Nevada Northern Ry. - Ely to Carson City - 06-19-2016

Nevada State Railway Museum - 06-20-2016

New River Train in Hinton WV on October 16, 2016

NS - AGS North District, 10-05-2015

NS - Appalachia District, Frisco-Yuma 11-21-2015

NS - Buchanan Branch, 09-05-2015

NS - Buchanan, Clinch Valley, Christianburg District, March 2017

NS - Clinch Valley District

NS - Columbus and Sandusky Districts, 06-17 to 06-21-2015

NS/CSX - Middlesboro and Harlan County KY - 03-30-2016

NS - CV Extension and Pulaski Dist. 2015

NS - Dry Fork Br - 02-04-2017

NS - KCS on Buchanan Branch, 12-27-2014

NS - Kenova District - 05-11-2015

NS - N&WHS - Tour of Bellevue Yard - 06-19-2015

NS/NYC/NF&G - Exploring North Bank of the Kanawha - 03-28-2015

NS - Pocahontas Dist. - 03-08-2014

NS - Pocahontas District - 04-10-2016

NS - Pocahontas District - 02-04-2017

NS - Pocahontas/Williamson Dist. & Buchanan Br. - 11-02-2016

NS - Roanoke District, 07-31 and 08-01-2015

NS - Williamson WV - 02-20-2016

NS - Williamson WV - 08-08-2016

Nuttall tipple Stabilization NPS

N&W 2156 On Kenova District, 05-11-2015

N&W - Exploring the Virginia Creeper Trail & Abingdon Branch

Peabody Energy Bear Run Mine - Dugger, IN - Part 1

Peabody Energy Bear Run Mine - Dugger, IN - Part 2

R J Corman - Mt. Hope - Thurmond - 04-05-2013

R J Corman - Thurmond Tunnel - 04-06-2013

Rochelle IL - Railfanning

Shelby Yard, KY - 1970 

Three Streetcar Lines rides

TTI on CSXT Mainline at Maysville KY - 11-08-2016

UP at Caliente and Garnett NV - June 16-17, 2016

Vintage Lexington SD Photos

Virginia City and the Virginia & Truckee RR - 06-20-2016

Western Maryland Ry. - Ridgeley and Cumberland - 10-19-1974

Western Maryland Ry. - Ridgeley Yard and Knobley Tunnel

Western Maryland Scenic Ry. 07-29-2016

West Kentucky and Southern Indiana - #1

West Kentucky and Southern Indiana - #3

West Kentucky and Southern Indiana - #6

Wheeling & Lake Erie at Carey, OH - 06-18-2015


Train images used by permission of Everette N Young and Charles H Bogart