Still wearing the the colors and markings of its original owner, Carolina Southern Railroad GP30 2613 could easily be mistaken for Southern Railway 2613. This forty-five-year-old locomotive not o... (more)
A Carolina Southern train trundles along the line between Mullins, SC and Chadbourn, NC passing Cerro Gordo. This shortline featured eclectic lashups such as this, moving freight on a minimal bud... (more)
An exxSouthern Railway, exWaccamaw Coast Line geep sits forlorn awaiting an uncertain future. The Carolina Southern is currently out of service by the FRA due to bridge and track conditions.
A GP18, F9B, GP30 trio pulls their train through the bathtubs" of South Carolina. This railroad is now out of service.
CALA 951 just sits here in Chadborne, NC just rusting away with all the other equipment in their yard. Their Fate to this day is still unsure ever since the FRA shut down this line.
A trio of older EMDs bring a lumber car into Myrtle Beach across the ICW drawbridge. In the 1980's we visited family in Myrtle Beach on several occasions. Nearly 20 years later I finally got to ... (more)
A trio of older EMD's bring a freight into Chadbourn, NC. This train was bringing in interchange from CSX at Floyd, SC to Chadbourn, NC. From Chadbourn, another train would take the freight to C... (more)
One of Carolina Southern units that continues to rust away.
I remember saying to myself "I'm glad I caught this thing, it won't last long." Here an ex-N&W GP18 waddles along at a hazardous 5-10 MPH. Now embargoed, despite the political wrangling I doubt w... (more)
With the yard office having been closed three weeks ago, Carolina Southern engines 4002 & 951 take a break beside an old Norfolk & Western boxcar during a long hot summer's evening. August 2012.