NS 135 turns west at Salisbury behind three big GE's, including one of each in BNSF's Heritage I and Heritage II paint schemes.
Westbound with CP and UP power trailing...
Two brand-new SD70M's, 2636 and 2637, are still in primer as they bring westbound 135 around the connection at Salisbury heading toward Asheville.
BNSF 9931/NS 8335/BNSF 4656/UP 5172/BNSF 7130
A battered old C39-8 leads 135 South.
BNSF 5039 leads 135 at Five Row.
NS 135 passes the Flying-S Ranch and Shaver Wood Products, a local industry served by NS.
NS 135 meets a dog-lawed NS 166 at the Fulton Street crossing on the Salisbury-Asheville S-Line.
Conrail Blue leads a troubled NS 135 past the Cemex distribution center east of Statesville. In a few minutes they'll stop a second time so shop forces can get second unit 6792 running.