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  1. Top of the Grade

    Top of the Grade

    At MP 50 thisloaded grain train was strugling at the top of the grade and still took a while to reach the next MP near West End becauseof the up and downs for the next partof the trip
  2. Working hard

    Working hard

    A long, heavy powered train crawls around the curve at West End heading toward the Purue plant in Candor.
  3. ACW's Fleet Cars

    ACW's Fleet Cars

    This is one of the first times in a while (besides a special) that I happenedd to catch. The ACW had brought down a train with these in the consit,then put them in a siding with the 703 (ex GO unit). Then they down to Aberdeen to do a pick up. It was a hard angle to get a better side view...


    This ACW cab is used on most trains when the drop ballast. You can see the two empty ballst cars behind it.


    A new CSX unit leads a grain train on the Aberdeen Carolina & Western RR. There are a lot of grade crossings that cars/trucks don\'t pay that much attention to. This is one just south of west End NC
  6. ACWR


    ACWR bringing an mty grain train into Aberdeen NC from the Purdue mil at Candor on 02/22/06
  7. More ACW Used Units

    More ACW Used Units

    Two new CSX units help an ACW grain train.
  8. Two For One

    Two For One

    Three Aberdeen Carolina & Western units parked where they once could.In the back on the right is the A&R and the Hazmat boxcar. This view was opened up by a CSX derailment, some months back. back.
  9. CSX  SD 80  Mac 808 Returns

    CSX SD 80 Mac 808 Returns

    Empty grain train back from the ACW
  10. Getting Better

    Getting Better

    This is a ACWR mty (CSX) grain train on it's way back to CSX at Aberdeen NC. Seen heading south just past West End NC. The Aberdeen Carolina & Western gets some some verity in it's power from CSX, but this was nice. 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.

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