A young boy races next to number 12 at dusk while everyone picks out their spots for the firework show.
Amtrak's Carolinian slows down for its stop at the Salisbury station just a few feet in front of them on a warm Summer night.
One of the last runs on the 4th of July sweeps around the S curve at the beginning of the trip with all the families recording or waving.
Tweetsie number 12 sits behind the crowd watching on at the magnificent display of fireworks. Happy 241st America! Happy 100th number 12! Happy 60th Tweetsie!
NS 154 heads north to Linwood under a beautiful sky with a rather colorful consist.
NS 213 passes over highway 74 with Crowders Mountain in the background.
The Lackawanna heritage unit leads NS 204 past the Bessemer City intermediates on a warm Summer day.
Pickens Belton job slowly comes out of the tunnel under the downtown area of Anderson with one box car in tow.
PICK 9508 goes up and down notches as they make there way to the Greenville and Western interchange in Belton swaying back and forth.
Storm clouds take over the sunset slowly as NS 5107 sits tied down in Gastonia, NC.
Amongst the rest of the various types of locomotives stored in Roanoke, D8C 8741 sits out a light rain fall waiting for its final day to come.
NS 5107 revs up after coupling up to some tank cars.
NS 5107 slowly rounds the curve between the Bessemer intermediates leading P43.
After working the industries of Grover and Bessemer City, P43 heads back to Charlotte under the last rays of sunlight.
No, this definitely isn't the steam beast 4018. A pair of SD70Ms perform switching duties preparing for the train on the right to take the balloon track and shove their train back.