The PL05 returns into the old Spencer yard after dropping a few freight cars down the line about 100 yards.
NS 1045 leads a empty coal drag back west to Asheville, NC with a patched Southern Pacific second out.
Looking like a new HO scale model right out of the box, recently painted N&W GP9 620, poses with restored freight cars for a night photo shoot at the North Carolina Transportation Museum. 620 was ... (more)
The Back Shop on the grounds of the former Southern Railway complex in Spencer, NC, is an impressive building anytime of day. But it really stands out on a recent night photo shoot. The North Caro... (more)
CNW 411, Pan Am 1, and EMD 103 wait their turn to go out on the turntable for the Streamliners at Spencer Event.
SOO Line 2500 prepares to roll out onto the turntable during the Streamliners at Spencer event.
Southern still serves the south here at the North Carolina Transportation Museum. 6133 leads the museum train through a narrow alley between two of the many preserved buildings of the old Southern... (more)
The latest addition to the Gramling family of small tank engines, Jeddo Coal 85, pauses briefly between runs down a short section of track at the North Carolina Transportation Museum.
NS 8102 ducks under the old southern signals at Five Row that's now a thing of the past since the new PTC signals have been installed.
A intermodal train screeches to a stop beside a GP38-2 high hood below the shanty as it waits for a green light to proceed south at the end of old Spencer yard.