LRS GE-70 ton 104 and 105 going to the SCL connection at East Laurinburg, NC || October 1970
Stripped of prime mover and electrical components, repainted and donated to the town of Laurinburg by the G&O railway.
LRS GE 70-ton #105
LRS 70-tonner 101 working at East Laurinburg in May 1972.
Tucked away among the spare parts at the Laurinburg & Southern's diesel shop in Laurinburg, North Carolina, is engine 150, a GE 25-tonner. Built in May 1943 for the Bethlehem Steel Company, it wa... (more)
This July 1971 scene shows two LRS GE 70 tonners leading a train through a residential area of Laurinburg.
Nicely matched pair switching the stock in trade of this prosperous little shortline.
Laurinburg & Southern NW2 138 waits for its next assignment.
The Laurinburg & Southern's crossing with the CSX is protected by smashboards. While the LRS is crossing the CSX's main, the stop signs are swung around over the larger road's track to alert onco... (more)
This Laurinburg Southern Job is returning home after working some customers.A young mother and 2 children have caught the attention of the crew on the locomotive.
A pair of Laurinburg & Southern GE 70 tons work at East Laurinburg in 1972. The LRS recently celebrated its 100th birthday.
Ex-Union unit looks really good in its new paint. Looks like a major industrial city. It's does alright but it's really the kidney stone capital, nobody knows why.
A simple way to affect interchange. Notice the SCL units on the other end. They pulled the cut off the front and L&S couples to it.
Leased unit. Taken with permission. This was originally a South Buffalo unit.
Still in the original paint this unit is switching near the shops.