A classic pair of BN "triclops" SD60Ms lead a heavy NS 156 through the plant at North Kannapolis.
As the Streamliners event comes to a close, the EMD demonstrator FT sits on the turntable as ACL 501 and B&O 722 look on.
A veteran C40-8 leads train 338 into the sweeping curve at China Grove. This shot was not possible up until a few months ago when Norfolk Southern and contracting firms cleared the land and woods ... (more)
NS 119 has the hammer down through the small (former) mill town of China Grove, located roughly halfway between Washington and Atlanta on the former Southern Railway Piedmont main.
This is the last exposure after a long day of chasing this locomotive. My friend Bob McCracken and I arose early and drove to Morristown, TN, where we caught up the 610 on a very long ferry trip f... (more)
The Carolinian pulls out of Raleigh on a fine summer day.
T31 passes loaded chip cars in the recently re-activated siding at Coburn in route to Canton on this beautiful December afternoon.
Blue Ridge Southern's T31 job passes the mothballed switch for the SCM Concrete facility in Enka, NC on this cold December afternoon.
After five months of waiting, #4205 finally leads westbound T31 as it passes the classic Southern approach style signal at the T 1.0 mp. The signal is the approach for Murphy Junction, one mile a... (more)
CSX Q468 pulls off of the Charlotte Sub into Monroe Yard to pick up cars for the trip to Hamlet with a rare ICE SD40-2 on the point.
Catawba (Plant Marshall) loads accelerate eastbound out of Old Fort with the Black Mountains looming in the distance. Snow showers hang on the mountains around Ridgecrest on this cold December mo... (more)
135 passes the former Beacon plant in Swannanoa with TFM and UP power in tow on this beautiful September afternoon.
134 passes through Azalea after departing Asheville to begin its 140 mile run to Salisbury, NC.
66E snakes through Azalea with its full woodchip hoppers from Silverstreet, SC in tow for the paper mill at Canton, NC.