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6/25/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:William Grimes
Dates:8/18/2007 - 4/18/2016
Album Info:The Cape Fear Railways (CFR) is the designated transportation operator of the military railroad at Fort Bragg and Pope Field. The CFR uses Government owned locomotives and connects to the commercial railroad, CSX Transportation at Fort Junction, NC. The CFR once connected to the Aberdeen & Rockfish Railroad just outside Fayetteville at Skibo Junction. This connection is now abandon, however tracks remain in many places along the right of way.
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USAX 6515 in Honeycutt Yard
Title:  USAX 6515 in Honeycutt Yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/16/2015  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:32:14 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Locomotives:  USAX 6515(3GS21B)
Views:  142   Comments: 1
USAX 6508 in Honeycutt Yard
Title:  USAX 6508 in Honeycutt Yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:32:38 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Locomotives:  USAX 6508(3GS21B)
Views:  165   Comments: 1
Picking up cars from Fort Junction
Title:  Picking up cars from Fort Junction
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:49:31 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Locomotives:  USAX 6508(3GS21B)
Views:  85   Comments: 1
USAX 4626 in the renovated railshop
Title:  USAX 4626 in the renovated railshop
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:34:09 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Locomotives:  USAX 4626(GP16)
Views:  153   Comments: 1
Power for unit train W865-12 waits at Fort Junction Yard
Title:  Power for unit train W865-12 waits at Fort Junction Yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/14/2017  Upload Date: 4/16/2017 9:07:55 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 5399(C44-9W)
Views:  42   Comments: 2
End of track
Title:  End of track
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:55:39 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  95   Comments: 1
Old Cape Fear Railways office
Title:  Old Cape Fear Railways office
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:56:00 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  76   Comments: 0
DODX tank cars on Pope AFB
Title:  DODX tank cars on Pope AFB
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/18/2007  Upload Date: 8/19/2007 8:20:32 PM
Location:  Spring Lake, NC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  1172   Comments: 0
DODX 7008
Title:  DODX 7008
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:44:15 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  120   Comments: 0
Heavy Duty Flatcar
Title:  Heavy Duty Flatcar
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/18/2007  Upload Date: 5/15/2010 9:52:17 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  165   Comments: 0
50-Ton Flatcar
Title:  50-Ton Flatcar
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/18/2007  Upload Date: 8/19/2007 8:17:46 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  578   Comments: 0
Cape Fear Railway flat car
Title:  Cape Fear Railway flat car
Description:  The FB means it is for use on Fort Bragg only, but doesn't look like it has been used in a while.
Photo Date:  8/18/2007  Upload Date: 8/19/2007 8:16:42 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  610   Comments: 0
100-Ton Flatcar
Title:  100-Ton Flatcar
Description:  Built by Pullman in 1952. Also see Magor version; http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/showPicture.aspx?id=1452518
Photo Date:  8/18/2007  Upload Date: 5/15/2010 9:51:51 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  514   Comments: 0
USAX 35828
Title:  USAX 35828
Description:  Once used to load Bi-level Autoracks, this is a 1953 Magor 80-ton flatcar.
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:37:51 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  123   Comments: 0
USAX 32006
Title:  USAX 32006
Description:  Constructed for the USN to haul gun mounts this is a 70-ton, 42' Flatcar built by Thrall in 1956.
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:40:27 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  93   Comments: 0
DODX 32007
Title:  DODX 32007
Description:  Constructed for the USN to haul gun mounts this is a 70-ton, 42' Flatcar built by Thrall in 1956.
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:43:10 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  120   Comments: 0
USAX 35828
Title:  USAX 35828
Description:  Once used to load Bi-level Autoracks, this is a 1953 Magor 80-ton flatcar.
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:40:06 PM
Location:  Fort Bragg, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  84   Comments: 0
Cracker Barrel parking lot
Title:  Cracker Barrel parking lot
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:46:27 PM
Location:  Fayetteville, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  76   Comments: 0
Abandon Right of Way
Title:  Abandon Right of Way
Description:  Abandon connection to the A&R at Skibo.
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:46:57 PM
Location:  Fayetteville, NC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
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Views:  64   Comments: 0
CFR abandon ROW
Title:  CFR abandon ROW
Description:  Abandon connection to the A&R at Skibo.
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:48:29 PM
Location:  Fayetteville, NC
Author:  William Grimes
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Views:  67   Comments: 0
Abandon Cape Fear Railways route to Skibo
Title:  Abandon Cape Fear Railways route to Skibo
Description:  Abandon connection to the A&R at Skibo.
Photo Date:  4/18/2016  Upload Date: 4/25/2016 9:48:52 PM
Location:  Fayetteville, NC
Author:  William Grimes
Categories: 
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Views:  65   Comments: 0
Bragg or bust
Title:  Bragg or bust
Description:  Genset 6516 was transferred from Fort Eustis to Fort Bragg. When the engine arrive at Fort Eustis 2 years ago CSX lost it, sending it back and forth between Hamlet and Selkirk. The Army crew wanted to insure the engine would not be lost again...
Photo Date:  2/27/2017  Upload Date: 5/28/2017 1:30:49 PM
Location:  Lee Hall, VA
Author:  William Grimes
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Locomotives:  USAX 6516(3GS21B)
Views:  18   Comments: 0


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