Northbound train 80, the "Carolinian", is crossing S. Elm street just before stopping at the Greensboro Depot. The brick building to the right of the train is the old Southern Railway of... (more)
Streamliners: For several incredible days in 2014, North Carolina was the place to be. After all, where else would you see things like a meet between an Alco PA and EMD E8?
The Rio Grande Lives! The GSMR's Rio Grande Caboose rests near the Bryson City Depot on Saturday evening, awaiting its trip to the Nantahala Outdoor Center on Sunday. For the very reasonab... (more)
T31 arrives at its destination as it curves under the classic signals and up the hump on the northwest side of Asheville Yard.
BLU T31 heads down the hill on the east side of Canton.
As the sun starts to set on a breezy and warm September evening, the first 212 north of Greensboro in a couple days due to Hurricane Ira flooding the north east hustles north with a few days worth... (more)
The daily Asheboro turn heads towards Asheboro after working the industries and picking up cars near the mainline in High Point.
94Z works through the dip at East Statesville on it's westbound run up the Asheville District.
94Z glides across the Catawba River at Catawba, NC along the former Southern Railway line to Asheville. Through trains are a rarity these days, and this move was certainly a nice bonus. The load... (more)
97 making its usual weekend schedule afternoon crossing into New Bern. This was as low as I could possibly hold my camera without it getting into the water.
Along the shores of Fontana Lake, Great Smoky Mountains Railroad 1702 works her train into Almond, an old flagstop on the old Murphy Branch.
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad 1702 climbs the last leg of her trip up through the gorge, navigating an S curve in below Milepost 86
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad 1702 climbs the steep grades of the Southern Murphy Branch, tucked away within the Nantahala Gorge.
It looks like the crew member is about to flag his train across Main Street, but he is actually walking ahead to throw a switch and send his train down the branch to Forest City. Once his train ha... (more)
A beautiful A-B-A lashup sits next to the depot during a night photo session at the "Streamliners at Spencer" event.