CSX's "Franklin M. Garrett" GP38-2 shoves the Southern 542 into the newly renovated back shop at Spencer in preparation for a night photo shoot later that evening.
A bit of a CSX family reunion at Spencer as Atlantic Coast Line and Chesapeake & Ohio (nee Clinchfield) streamliners pose with an ex-Georgia Road GP38-2 now dressed in CSX's newest corporate image... (more)
With its trademark gyro light rotating, the classic purple and gold "Champion" goes for a spin on the turntable as part of a showcase of CSX predecessor power at NCTM during the "Texas Returns" ev... (more)
In a scene that could have occurred in many places up and down the eastern seaboard during the 1940s, SAL "Decapod" 544 poses on the point of a short local freight as a passenger train s... (more)
A former Clinchfield F3A disguised in classy C&O passenger dress leads an NCTM passenger run during their CSX and Atlanta History Museum sponsored "The Texas Returns" event.
The W&A #12, The SAL 544 and The ACL 1031 all sit together beside the round house.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 after the weekend's trips at the roundhouse in Spencer, NC
Western & Atlantic RR number 12, the "Texas", poses outside the Bob Julian Roundhouse in Spencer, NC, for night photos.
The crew at the NCTM moved ACL 501 and CSX 2702 together and I thank they really looked good.
The Texas sits on the turn table as ACL 1031 watches on.
Western & Atlantic Railroad #12, the "Texas" poses for photographers at the 100 years of American Steam Event at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC.
The 16-cylinder, 2000 horsepower EMD 645 engine shines through the sides of CSX GP38-2 #2702, in a Dickson-style loco-xray image at Spencer, NC.
N&W 4-8-4 611 crossing the Yadkin river in perfect light on it's way back to Spencer, NC on it's last trip of the weekend.
Western & Atlantic Railroad #12, the "Texas", Lehigh Valley Coal 126, and N&W 611 pose for photographers at the 100 years of Steam Event at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC. ... (more)