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Comments Off on Daniel Boone Railroad Photos And Video Found

I’ve written several posts now about the lost railroad in Hillsborough, NC. The Daniel Boone Railroad is a huge part of our past in NC. Below are some recent photos sent to me by ┬áS.M. Smith, W.K. Smith and family and they retain the rights to the vintage photos. Also displaying some photos of what’s […]

Comments Off on Daniel Boone Railroad Sign Found

I did some digging through Google recently looking for some sign of the Daniel Boone Railroad. I was amazed to find a sign from the railroad on an auction site. I hope to get to Hillsborough for this auction and buy the sign. Growing up obsessed with trains both of my grandfathers embraced my obsession […]

Comments Off on New Pictures Of Daniel Boone Railroad Locomotive Found!

This engine is an old 0-4-0 that the Daniel Boone Railroad used in conjunction with Melodia, which was sold. The railroad continued to use this Cooke 0-4-0 even after Melodia had been sold. I have no recollection of the Daniel Boone Railroad having 2 locomotives. Tom Flanary from The Gold Coast Railway Museum was nice […]