Crepuscular Carolinian | The sun has just begun to appear over the horizon on a cool Wednesday, December 20, 2023 morning as the day's northbound Carolinian service crosses the bridge over ... (more)
Duke Power | Shining in the golden morning light of Wednesday, December 20, 2023, a southbound intermodal train charges through the signals at Duke - the signals protecting the south end of... (more)
By the generosity of the Norfolk Southern our club was provided a tour of the then new yard. In a view from the tower we see some power moving cars around in the yard.
The original and the current…
As smoke from the wildfires in Canada continue to drift in from the north, a thin layer of fog hangs over the Yadkin River as the Original NS heritage unit leads... (more)
NS 153 gets crewed up and ready to leave Linwood, with a Union Pacific up front in it's shiny new paint. Under it is NS P61 pulling into Linwood, with two perfectly times Union Pacific grain cars,... (more)
Aberdeen Carolina and Western's new toys... Ex-Iowa Pacific 100, a veteran E9A unit, sits patiently in Linwood yard to be brought onto Aberdeen Carolina and Western lines. Partnered with a B unit ... (more)
Local train NS E39 moves at a snails speed over Yadkin trestle after stopping 4 times on it's return trip, it's seen here finally making it on the final stretch to Linwood, the crew probably exhau... (more)
Some movement in the swamp we call Linwood Yard... NS 12R backs down the hump (for some reason) having sat in the yard for a few days at this point. It ended up leaving the day after I took this.
Amtrak 76 hustles across the Yadkin River trestle, timed to where the entire train is shown on the trestle.
From a booming yard for the Southern railway, to now barley seeing any trains. For the full year Linwood was closed, it was used for nothing but storage, and a crew change location. As of lately, ... (more)
After a crew change at Farmers crossing. NS 204 notches up the throttle as it passes CP Sharp at the entrance of Linwood Yard.
The ex Santa Fe War Bonnet still looks pretty good after 24 yrs as it passes the north entrance to Linwood Yard on its way to Norfolk Southern's intermodal facility in Charlotte, NC.
Manifest train 350 creeps along as it departs the classification yard in Linwood, NC on a mostly sunny April 3, 2020.
Running short-hood first, contrary to the way the control stand is set up. But, while Southern's hood diesels were set up as "long hood forward," they were considered to be bi-directional). Sout... (more)
NS 9531 leads a hopper train southbound at the north end of Linwood Yard.