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.
Orders on the fly. Honeywell Pentax H1a;
SD70 8737 and 8743 rush a NB piggy back through Wilson
CSX 673 with HCLX Sd40-2 prepare to take train south after setting off at Wilson Yard.