Good thing the dispatcher has a stop signal up! The Hamlet station was moved across the tracks and rotated 90 degrees to its new home off RR property to be renovated.
The Silver Star speeds by a just harvested field of tobacco.
Track work is almost done to get the trains rolling again but the cleanup is still not over and would take several more weeks to finish.
Southbound Carolinian is headed For Raleigh, NC
EBT # 14 heads back to Orbisonia and is framed up by the open doors of one of the many barns along the way.
N&W 611 waits patiently for one of its last assignments.
A northbound CSX freight speeds across the NS in Selma, NC
A north bound empty coal train is set to enter the Blue Ridge Tunnel that I am standing on as the fog tries to burn off in the valley below.