135 departs Asheville under stormy skies with a colorful consist on this late Winter afternoon.
Coal loads for Skyland (Arden, NC) split the signals at Murphy Junction with a visitor from south of the border leading the way.
A mixed bag of power leads westbound 135 out of Asheville over the icy French Broad river for it's run to Knoxville, TN.
237 crosses into Georgia at Lake Hartwell on a crystal clear first day of December along the Piedmont mainline.
The Monongahela heritage looks right at home hauling coal, albeit about 600 miles south of it's namesake line in PA. Catawba loads for Plant Marshall cross the French Broad river on a beautiful a... (more)
The Blue Ridge is alive with Spring colors as Catawba empties (741) pass through Azalea looking back towards the Black Mountains. Interstate 40 parallels the S-Line between East Asheville at Ridg... (more)
Blue Ridge Southern's T31 job crosses the French Broad river as it arrives into Asheville to interchange with NS.
Blue Ridge Southern's W84 job winds its way through Biltmore Village in Asheville with H/W equipment for the new natural gas plant at Lake Julian.
The Lehigh Valley leads westbound 22A across the Holston River at Bluff City.
Q692 crosses the Catawba River (and Lake James) north of Marion, NC on this late Winter afternoon.
123 passes through the signal bridge at the S144 as it arrives into Asheville.
135 slowly climbs the loops in western North Carolina with a mixed bag of power on this beautiful late Winter afternoon.
Watco's Blue Ridge Southern train T-31 moves two GE turbines to the under construction natural gas plant at Lake Julian (Skyland).
Brice coal loads cross the trestle over the Catawba River.
The bitter cold that settled over the Blue Ridge mountains the first week of January has frozen Andrew's Geyser as P-87 makes the climb up the loops.