T59 switches the boxcar track at Evergreen Packaging in Waynesville. This is Evergreen's finishing plant and is much smaller than the pulpwood plant in Canton. The track the locomotives are on hol... (more)
The first of three westbound intermodal trains cruses through the suburbs of Johnson City.
An unexpected baretable train made for a nice end to a great day railfanning in East Tennessee.
Train T73 heads west by the old depot site in near perfect light.
NS P76 is halfway between a banner stop and MOW with track authority on a rough start down the V line. Leading is three pack of EMD rebuilds.
Done with the day's work, two of the Pickens' 'Baby Boat' head back for the yard in Gluck. I feel lucky to have caught these on the Gluck Job as they are starting to be replaced by ex CSX B40-2's.... (more)
T31 is about to dig for the climb up into Canton. Leading the pack is 4205 sporting a one of a kind nose logo.
Blue Ridge Southern's T59 rolls into Addie long hood forward with a handful of tanks for Enterprise solutions a few more miles west. The dusting of snow in foreground is nothing compared to nearly... (more)
GSMR 777 heads west towards Bryson City with the railroad's newest acquisition. Former CSX Business Train coach "Michigan" was delivered just a few minutes prior to this by Blue Ridge So... (more)
CPDR light engines emerge from a tree tunnel and into the South Carolina sun. They have just returned from the GE plant a few miles to the north after dropping off a high and wide load.
NS P59 heads west with 8 boxcars.
An assortment of modern GE and EMD power lead train 22A westbound out of Piney Flats after meeting 16T and 123.
Since they ran quite early, I grabbed a quick shot of night shift Canton to Waynesville T73 as they switched the Giles Chemical epsom salt plant.
A late Amtrak 92 Silver Star boards in Raleigh while just out of frame Amtrak 75, the southbound Piedmont, waits patiently on the wye for it's turn at the single platform. In just a few months the... (more)
T31 engines are just poking out of a tree tunnel and into the sun. The train is switching and picking up a GREX rock train that has just been loaded at Vulcan's Enka quarry.