The J passes The Chair in downtown Thomasville, NC, with NS train number 955, deadheading from Spencer to Greensboro.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing an autorack train led by a standard cab Dash 9 on the double track in Thomasville, NC
Leaning into the super elevated curve, 611 roar through Thomasville passing the landmark "giant chair" of this one time furniture producing town.
An empty Maintenance of Way equipment train passes through the town of Thomasville on the way to Linwood and points South.
The mighty 611 hardly makes a sound as it slips through the recently opened double track section just south of Thomasville, NC. I am still quite surprised at how quiet such an impressive machine c... (more)
Former Union Pacific SD9043MAC Now NS 7238, leads hotshot Atlanta bound intermodal 203 southbound through Thomasville during the wee hours of October 16, 2016.
Was hoping that 217 came by before dawn so I could get a flash capture (the ex CEFX SD90MAC was a good replacement), but still having it come by in good light was great. "The Glow Worm" is seen l... (more)
Setting up flashes to capture the Illinois Terminal Heritage Unit on NS 217, I had this nice surprise to show up. A former CEFX, now NS SD90MAC leads 36Q north through Thomasville, NC, a few hou... (more)
The N&W 611 is seen chugging north through downtown Thomasville, NC after midnight, flying pink ribbon flags for breast cancer awareness, on a deadhead move from the NCTM in Spencer, NC back to it... (more)
Shortly after 7 a.m in the small city of Thomasville, North Carolina, the early Monday morning quietness is briefly disturbed as N&W 611 thunders through, heading home for Roanoke. The J traveled ... (more)
NS 36Q rolls under the classic Southern Railway intermediates in Thomasville, NC. As one can see, these signals are living on borrowed time.
Crepe myrtles are in full summer bloom in central North Carolina as NS 158 sweeps into the curve in downtown Thomasville with the Conrail heritage unit on the point.
NS 952 with the executive F Units rolls northbound through beautiful downtown Thomasville, NC passing by the big chair.