Having set off lead unit SOU 5130 at Spartanburg (see Photo ID 212416), Train #6 continues north with an NS GP18 in the lead. Southern took over the "original" Norfolk Southern Railway in 1974.
Southbound at Magnolia, standing on the depot platform.
Northbound "School Patrol Special" drifts downhill past the station at Magnolia in late afternoon sunlight. Southern Railway protected all special moves, such as this one run for school patrol gau... (more)
Northbound on the old SOU Atlanta-Washington mainline.
A hot NS 213 passes the Magnolia Depot.
NS 5036 leads a short local back to Hayne Yard from Union
NS 6652 leads import coal in to Spartanburg from the port of Charleston
611 rounds a curve in Spartanburg, en route to Asheville via Saluda. The end of the NS steam program is less than one month away, but 611 still looks and sounds great! Note the black class flags... (more)