P92 takes a break from the normal duties on the Yadkin branch and makes a run to Spencer yard. This location is on the Piedmont Division main (former SOU), 45 miles NE of Charlotte.
Train 173 heads south at Main Street in Belmont, 12 miles west of Charlotte, with an all-EMD consist
The spacer car between the locomotives is needed to spread the load on the Buffalo Creek trestle.
I think the truck was a '54 and the Alco was a '53
The Piedmont pulls out of Salisbury
The Asheville-Spartanburg turn eases past the Saluda Grade historical marker.
All EMD lashup