The Illinois Terminal has just eased off the S-line in Salisbury onto the Atlanta to Washington DC mainline on its final leg of its trip from Decatur, IL to Linwood, NC.
Amtrak 037 rounds the curve just south of the Yadkin River crossing with seven former VRE bilevel passenger cars in tow. The cars are owned by the Foxville & Northern, but will be used by the NCTM... (more)
After dropping seven former VRE bilevel passenger cars at the NCTM, Amtrak 512 returns light to Charlotte. I've always wanted to try a shot here with the classic painted Cheerwine billboard, and ... (more)
The days of big blue wandering around the NS system have been gone for a number of years. 4, EX-CR SD60 series locomotives head up a NS 173 southbound through Salisbury. It sure was nice seeing th... (more)
Amtrak's Carolinian slows down for its stop at the Salisbury station just a few feet in front of them on a warm Summer night.
After being delayed most of the afternoon due to EOT problems with the rear of the train NS 213 a hot Intermodal train with several UPS trailers blisters past Salisbury to make up time on its way ... (more)
NS 348 makes a stop by the shanty at old yard to set off some cars before heading south to Atlanta, Ga.
After it attended the Texas Returns event at the NCTM, CSXT 2702 and it's companion stack car sit tied down on the North end of the Old Yard awaiting pickup to be returned to CSX.
Amtrak P42 75 departing Salisbury, NC just after sunrise.
Linwood-Macon slop freight 191 rolls under the impressive four track signal bridge at Spencer with Norfolk Southern's GoRail painted SD60E up front.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing the passenger station in Salisbury, NC where a huge crowd has turned out to watch it run.
The thunder of Class J 611 breaks the silence of a graveyard in Salisbury as a warm sunlight covers the gravestones.
The springtime morning air is cool, but crisp in Salisbury, North Carolina as Roanoke's best, the J-Class 611, slowly eases out of town. With a train full of passengers, the 611 put on a once-in-a... (more)
N&W J Class #611 departs Salisbury, NC providing an magnificent show to everyone trackside. It marked the first time since 1994 that the 611 would travel to Charlotte.