After pulling through the NCTM property and into Norfolk Southern's Old Spencer Yard, Amtrak 037 and a consist of seven former VRE bilevel passenger cars shoves down the Museum Lead into the museu... (more)
Amtrak 037 enters the north end of the North Carolina Transportation Museum Museum with seven former VRE bilevel passenger cars in tow. The cars are owned by the Foxville & Northern, but will be u... (more)
An Amtrak extra move consisting of seven exVRE bi-level cars now owned by the Foxville and Northern Railroad arrive at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC.
The chances of three consecutively numbered locomotives getting placed on the same train are slim to none. Let alone all three still in Conrail paint. That is exactly what happened in late Septem... (more)
NW611 heads north out of Spencer for the weekend excursions in Lynchburg, Va.
NW 611 leads an excursion across the yadkin river bridge north of Spencer NC
Not long after pig train 213 passed southbound with C40-9 8827 in charge, hotshot northbound 212 rockets by Hackett Street, better known as "Five Row" under dynamic braking as t... (more)
1/40 handheld pan of NS 8827, one of NS's dwindling fleet of unique C40-9s.
A look back at what once was. The Piedmont Region of North Carolina was the last place I'd expect to find one of the last of the surviving fleet of the once-proud Southern Pacific Railroad. At the... (more)
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 producing an impressive amount of smoke as it highballs out of Spencer on it's way to Charlotte
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 leaving Spencer on it's way to Greensboro
N&W Class J 611 crosses the Yadkin River on a northbound ferry move from the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC to Lynchburg VA for a weekend of excursions.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 rests after Saturday's runs at the roundhouse in Spencer, NC
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)