The Blue Ridge Southern's SD40M-2 lettered as WAMX 4201 is set out on a track in the yard in Canton, North Carolina. Originally built for the Southern Pacific in 1966 as an SD45, the locomotive wa... (more)
T31 accelerates westbound through Candler, NC.
T31 crosses High Bridge near Canton, NC on it's return trip from Asheville.
BLU T31 crosses the Hominy Creek bridge, headed up the steep grade into Canton with their return trip from interchange with NS in Asheville.
BLU T31 enters the dip at Enka, with their Westbound return trip to Canton from Asheville.
T31 looks right at home on the NS. They are seen here crossing the French Broad River coming into Asheville, NC.
After they finished working Evergreen Packaging T31 reverses back to change tracks and get ready to head to Asheville.
Blue Ridge Southern train T31 is getting their day started. Here they are pulling across the Pigeon River starting to building their train.
T31 rolls across Camelback trestle in the peak of 2017 leaves.
T31 hustles through the suburbs of West Asheville leading a short train from Canton. I'm used to chasing slow moving GSMR and T59, so trains on this end of the Murphy Branch seem to move along a l... (more)
T31 heads east through Hominy Valley.
T31 with a short train ducks under the Groundhog Rd. bridge bound for Asheville from Canton.
Conductor Tim Keegan gives big double thumbs up as his short Asheville bound train rolls by the storage siding at Coburn on the way out of Canton.
Blue Ridge Southern's turn to Asheville heads toward the NS yard for interchange behind a quad-pack of SD40-2/3 variants.
Blue Ridge Southern's turn to Asheville works the yard at Canton, NC assembling its train for interchange to NS.