Hot stacks blitz southward after a brief crew change in Linwood.
Northbound Amtrak Piedmont service No. 74 kicks up freshly fallen leaves as the train races to the next station stop at High Point, NC. Due to the wye at the Raleigh station being taken out of ser... (more)
A short and light 135 makes easy work of Yadkin Hill as they begin their trek toward Asheville with a CREX leader doing the honors.
CREX 1210 charges up Yadkin Hill towards Salisbury on this cold fall morning enroute to Debutts Yard in Chattanooga, TN.
The Salisbury Switcher prepares to switch the box plant with two old battered high hoods still earning their keep.
A clean NS 1120 pulls a long string of empty racks southbound at Five Row.
After a brief crew change, Hotlanta-bound 213 chugs up Yadkin Hill with three big GEs.
NS P61 rolls by the vibrant fall foliage as they head out toward the S-line to begin their day of switching.
NS E08 grinds up the hill at Five Row with three big units in run 8. E08 is a Linwood - Charlotte transfer and runs on an as-needed basis. This train is almost always well in excess of 10,000 tons... (more)
The Salisbury Switcher eases down the tight curve of the box plant lead at Five Row.
NS 1025 leads a intermodal train past Five Row rd to Charlottes intermodal facility.
Two UP EMDs haul their lengthy train on the final leg of its journey from Macon, GA to Linwood, NC
A solid set of Uncle Pete's finest leading NS 135 add to the vibrant fall colors as the train trudges upgrade at Five Row.
The Autumn leaves have finally reached peak color here in the Piedmont Region. Seen here, NS 213 roars upgrade at Five Row with two Canadian visitors adding to the colorful scene.
On a cold February evening the North Carolina Transportation Museum hosts a dinner train for couples wanting to ride the rails while being elegantly dined! This photographer got to ride around on ... (more)