Despite the painting over of the hurricane logo, Chesapeake & Albemarle 502 is clearly a former Florida East Coast unit. It awaits its next assignment next to the sand tower at Elizabeth City, N.C... (more)
A head on view of the 502, an ex-Florida East Coast GP38-2.
The former Chesapeake & Albemarle 2190 now wears the official G&W colors, along with new road number 1720.
After a quick run down from Chesapeake, the crew had dropped their entire train at a customer north of Elizabeth City by 1000 and were running light headed for the office when the day went south. ... (more)
Looking pretty rough, C&A's two out of service GP38's sit parked in the weeds by the offices with tracks pulled up on either side. They are both former SCL GP40's built in 1967. 3842 was sidelined... (more)
A C&A local eases over the swing bridge spanning the Pasquotank River in Elizabeth City, NC. Many things came together for this photo-- a delay caused them to cross the bridge northbound in daylig... (more)
Southbound Elizabeth City local leaving town in this July 1972 scene.
I followed the line all the way to Edenton, this was about all in found, still in Railtex colors. Evidently there is traffic but where it comes from I could not tell.
C&A freight crosses the Pasquotank River bound for Chesapeake, VA from Elizabeth City, NC.