Blue Ridge Southern's T59 job brings eight cars eastbound across the trestle spanning the Scott's Creek and Skyland drive near Willits, NC on a cool early Spring afternoon.
T59 has just slowed to stop just east of the Balsam Stop board. Here the conduction will set the retainers before heading down the steep grade ahead. Maintenance on the railroad's fleet of GP39-2s... (more)
T59 drops a sizeable cut of boxcars into the siding at Hazelwood before heading west with a tank train for Sylva. Maintenance on the railroad's fleet of GP39-2s has left the crew running long hood... (more)
T59 swaps out cars at Giles in Waynesville. The shot is framed by Bell UH-1 Iroquois, Huey, helicopter parked at the local VFW.
Watco's Blue Ridge Southern W44 departs Asheville under the classic Southern Railway signal bridge at Biltmore.
Built new as Delaware and Hudson 7619, WAMX 3932 sits on the house track in Canton awaiting attention from the Blue Ridge Southern mechanical team.
Blue Ride Southern T59 shoves across the Pigeon River while working the west yard in Canton, NC with a pair of WATCO GP39-2's in charge.
After working Evergreen Packaging in Waynesville, Blue Ridge Southern T59 works eastbound through Clyde, North Carolina on its way back to Canton with a former D&H EMD in the lead.
Blue Ridge Southern locomotives 3932, 4204 and 3943 sit idling at the railroad's Canton, NC headquarters awaiting another assignment.
Blue Ridge Southern T59 waits just west of the Canton Yard Limits for T31 to clear up. T59 has just returned from working the western portion of the Murphy Branch with three cars.
As a mid winter storm sets in on Canton, North Carolina, Blue Ridge Southern crosses the Pigeon River after completing a days work on the Murphy Branch,
BLU T59 is sitting just short of a small railroad crossing in Canton, NC while waiting on T31 to finish up in the yard.
Blue Ridge Southern power sits along the former Southern Railway W-Line at the BLU office in Arden, NC.