After working Bruces scrap metal and Lubrizol, P43 shoves back north to the Piedmont main in downtown Gastonia on a hot, muggy Carolina day.
It's nice to relax in the comforts of your car or truck and watch trains. The Charlotte - Grover local P43 works a scrap metal plant just north of downtown Grover with 5230 doing the honors.
New ACW locomotives sit by the patched up PRLX AC6000 ready to head out to the main.
NS P43 sits at Lubrizol, one of only two industries left on the old HG in South Gastonia, on a warm Summer night.
NS 153 sits in the siding in Grover for the second day on a warm Spring evening.
Ex Southern Railway 5230 leads P43 down the HG line crossing over the Catawba creek.
The Virginian heritage unit sits on a siding in Greenville, TN, waiting to start working the NS T18 the next day.
Two ex Southern high hoods bring loaded scrap cars from Bruces scrap plant at the end of the line back to the rest of the train. The two high hoods would then be in the middle of the train all the... (more)
A full moon rises behind the old Norfolk & Western CPLs in Radford, VA, on a cold Spring night.
The Southern heritage unit and another AC GEVO notches up through Pacolet, SC, getting a long and heavy 28T up and down the rolling hills of the upstate.
NS 212 pulls past the Pomona yard tower and an old NW Veteran SD40-2 high hood shoving 212s pick-up to the north end of the yard.
The Norfolk Southern Honoring Our Veterans locomotive leads East-bound manifest extra M23 through the open fields and small towns along the S-line.
On a warm Winter night, NS 1630 gets NS 211s cut of pick-ups from the pig yard.
L&C 91 sits coupled to a few assorted 4-bays at the Circle S mill on a cloudy night with only the sounds of crickets, frogs, and the faint hum from the mill breaking the silence.
Last light glints off the side of a colorful 212 winding its way around the elevated track in Cramerton on a cold Winter day.