In 1897, the Carolina & North-Western railway acquired a narrow gauge line from the Kings Mountain Railroad from Chester to Boiling Green, South Carolina. The line was then converted to standard g... (more)
The training first responders unit sits in front of a C&O F unit at the NCTM.
The Class J 611 sits in the Bob Julian roundhouse getting some touch ups before her 2017 excursion schedule begins!
P99 pulls into the yard in Charlotte in the middle of the runways of CLT airport with 1072 leading.
SLRG 578 sits in Ranlo, NC, looking rather out of place on the P&N in Lehigh Valley paint. The P&N leased the 578 along with 576 to do freight service on the short line. They were originally goi... (more)
The NS 741 strolls through downtown Hickory, NC, on a cold and snowy day with Nickel Plate leading. Hickory got approximately six inches of snow.
A light rain falls on 236 as they rev up after a quick crew change.
The first 119 of 2017 puts on a show over the Catawba with an all EMD lashup. Two of nine SD60M "triclops" locomotives lead an SD70M-2 giving it all they had to get 119 up to speed.
An ex Southern Geep sits idling on the main as the crew is on lunch break.
Two U18B locomotives pull out of an industrial park near Anderson, SC.
The Pickens Anderson job gets ready to head south from downtown Anderson, SC.
NS 5230 slowly rolls by an open field on the ex Carolina & North Western HG line in South Gastonia.
A pusher set chases pigeons down the tracks.
The NS 1072 glows brightly as they glide over the Catawba River on a cold December afternoon.
A CSX SD40-3 sits idling on the P&N ready for this weekend pulling the Christmas train.