Two former Southern EMDs lead a two car NS 83K west out of a practically empty yard at Bluefield. It was commonplace to stop by here years ago and see the yard tracks full of coal trains awaiting ... (more)
NS 29G rolls under the endangered N&W CPL at Bluefield, VA with a nice EMD team up front. The train is just underway out of a crew change and is starting its trip up the Pokey.
NS 213 is fresh out of a crew swap at Linwood as they roll south past the gorgeous Carolina fall foliage with a train of hot intermodal for Atlanta.
NCTM and Amtrak forces put together the consist for the excursions to Asheville and Charlottesville this weekend. The Amtrak "Pointless Arrow" locomotive on the point of the train commemorates Amt... (more)
The Yadkin Local rolls through the small town of Granite Quarry with its EMD pair notched up with a good sized train.
The Yadkin Local accelerates out of Salisbury on a crisp fall morning. The GP60 was a welcome leader!
The daily Linwood to Hickory road local rolls up Yadkin Hill with a classic EMD lineup on the point.
NS 154 crosses the Yadkin River trestle with the colorful Jersey Central heritage unit on the point. The vibrant blue and orange really added a splash of color to a drab day!
NS 134 pulls into the double track at Majolica on the west side of Salisbury. The SD40E was a welcome sight on the point of a road train.
NS P61 sits dead in the water at Five Row as the Salisbury Switcher shoves downhill towards Linwood Yard. P61's third unit bit the dust coming up the hill and the other two units couldn't quite ge... (more)
The Yadkin Local rolls through the curve on the east side of Granite Quarry on its way to Halls Ferry Junction on the outskirts of Albemarle.
The Yadkin Local poses with a Peterbilt truck in downtown Granite Quarry on a beautiful September morning.
A classic set of high hood GP38-2s lead the Yadkin Local east (railroad south) on the east side of Salisbury, with a short train of mixed freight for Gold Hill and Halls Ferry.
A pair of patched Southern Pacific GEs are on the point of NS 348 as the conductor prepares to watch the train by to make the cut on their setoff for Spencer.
A busy scene at the south end of Old Spencer Yard reveals a Charlotte bound double stack train passing 348 stopped on main two, along with a Belmont coal train tied down in the yard.