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  1. Raleigh


    Norfolk Southern train 350 rounds the curve at Boylan Street heading into the yard, while the local waits in the background.
  2. AMT 92

    AMT 92

    Amtrak train 92, the northbound Silver Star breezes past CSX power at Apex, North Carolina.
  3. Road Slug

    Road Slug

    CSX Road Slug #2300, a rebuilt GP30, gets ready to start the day at Apex, North Carolina.
  4. CSX 5374

    CSX 5374

    A CSX GEVO leads a train into the yard at Hamlet, North Carolina.
  5. NS Coal

    NS Coal

    An NS loaded coal train heads south towards Browns Summit.
  6. The Palmetto

    The Palmetto

    Amtrak train #89, the northbound Palmetto, makes a station stop at Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
  7. Nash Co.

    Nash Co.

    Nash County Railroad GP38-2 #9657 leads a train through Rocky Mount, North Carolina after picking up cars at the CSX yard.
  8. Waiting.......and waiting..........and waiting........

    Waiting.......and waiting..........and waiting........

    The Carolina Piedmont 70, a GP8, rests quietly in the Georgia Southwestern (GSWR) yard in Columbus, GA on a Friday afternoon.
  9. RMSX 1012

    RMSX 1012

    Harsco Track Technologies rail grinder works the CSX tracks at Hamlet, North Carolina.
  10. Grain Train

    Grain Train

    An Aberdeen, Carolina & Western grain train with 3 ACWR units and 2 from CSX prepares to head west into ACWR territory after receiving the train from CSX.
  11. CSX Colors

    CSX Colors

    A colorful trio of CSX locomotives sits next to the depot at Apex, North Carolina.
  12. Sunset


    As the sun sets, a southbound CSX freight rolls past the depot at Rocky Mount, North Carolina and into the yard.
  13. Leaving the Yard

    Leaving the Yard

    NS C40-9W #9972, one of the highest numbered units on the roster, leads train 351 out of the yard at Greensboro.
  14. NS 158

    NS 158

    Early morning at Greensboro and NS train 158 rolls north through the yard.
  15. CSX Local

    CSX Local

    A very weathered CSX SD40-2 #8241 leads train F741 through Cary, North Carolina.
  16. Track Work

    Track Work

    The crew of Norfolk Southern train 349 waves to a passing CSX MoW worker on the shared NS/CSX double track at Cary, NC.
  17. Autumn


    The first day of Autumn finds NS train 350 with a bright blue ex-Conrail SD40-2 on the front heading towards Raleigh, NC.
  18. Kudzu


    NS train 349 passes by a rather large expanse of Kudzu as it enters Glenwood Yard in Raleigh, NC.
  19. High Nose

    High Nose

    NS 5098, one of the last remaining GP38-2's on the roster leads train 350 through Cary, NC.
  20. GCFX 3081

    GCFX 3081

    GCFX SD40-2 #3081 sits under a beautiful September sky at Hamlet, North Carolina. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.