Watco's Blue Ridge Southern W44 departs Asheville under the classic Southern Railway signal bridge at Biltmore.
A cold morning in Old Fort ahead of Winter Storm Helena sees eastbound coal for Carrboro (Chapel Hill,NC) passing through the sleepy town of Old Fort. This train loaded at Kopper Glo the previous... (more)
The Nickel Plate Heritage unit leads eastbound coal loads for Duke Energy's Skyland powerplant south of Asheville, NC. Once the train arrives in Asheville a Blue Ridge Southern crew will jump on ... (more)
745 returns westbound into Asheville with NS #4001 doing the honors on this beautiful Fall afternoon in western North Carolina.
1702's November photo special nears the end of it's westbound run and passes GSMR #1755 which will couple onto the rear and help pull the train back towards Dillsboro.
Returning from it's first revenue run, NS 4005 and 4003 lead westbound Catawba empties at Wolf Creek on the river line.
A beautiful Florida afternoon sees a local sugar cane train heading back towards Clewiston with loads crossing the Caloosahatchee canal.
With its three day run from Conway Yard complete, 740 slowly enters Asheville yard before it's next crew change will take the loads to Plant Marshall near Hickory, NC.
Huntsville & Madison County works a line of storage cars near Hobbs Island on the south side of Huntsville.
Nashville & Eastern's rock train power sits at Monterey just after sunset on this beautiful Summer evening.
Amtrak's Phase III leads the Carolinian into Salisbury for it's station stop in route to Charlotte under cover of darkness.
E80 splits the Southern Railway signals at Azalea as it approaches Asheville, NC with a special High/Wide car for the Evergreen mill at Canton, NC.
Q407 accelerates south along the former ACL "A-Line" south of Florence with a trio of standard cab units, a rarity in 2016 along this route.
132 breaks the silence in Old Fort with Norfolk Southern's Interstate heritage unit doing the honors as it passes the restored Southern Railway depot.
The former C&O station in Lee Hall, VA basks in beautiful sunlight after it's restoration and movement across the mainline. Soon C&O #2756 will be moved from nearby Huntington Park and placed on ... (more)