CLNA power rests in the maintenance shop tracks in Wilson on a beautiful September morning. Take with permission.
After waiting for 25 minutes for Amtrak 79, the Carolina Coastal Wilson Switcher heads south across the CSX A-line.
Living on borrowed time, the classic Atlantic Coast Line searchlights protect southbound grain train G086 as it enters the Wilmington and Weldon Subdivision at Contentnea. Visible in the backgroun... (more)
SCL NW2 #21 resting at Wilson, NC in the summer of 1970
A GP 16 leads a freight past the depot in Wilson. The GP 16s didn't last long in the CSX era, this was one of the few times I got to see one in action.
A pair of classic EMD power leads a Rocky Mount to Atlanta mixed freight.
Southbound Amtrak Champion making a station stop at Fayetteville, NC || July 1975
On Easter evening the Wilson yard switcher and a cab sit on a tight siding waiting for Monday morning to get here.
The "motley crew" waits in the Wilson yard on Easter afternoon to take a train of soybeans and empty sulfur tanks to Raleigh the next morning. The lashup includes a GP9R, GP35, and SD9, typical of... (more)
The latest and greatest power to arrive at the CLNA is this hard-to-miss ex-Mississippi Export (exx-SBD) Geep. She's taken over the Wilson Switcher job and is seen here kicking cars in their small... (more)
An ex Seaboard B36-7 ducks under an old ACL signal bridge at Contentnea
The Silver Star speeds by a just harvested field of tobacco.
Heat waves of a HOT eastern NC summer day.
It's not hard to tell (or smell) if this garbage train is loaded.
SB 109 rolls through Wilson.