It took a bribe, but I got my 5 year old son to play Where's Waldo during an unseasonably warm February, which ended up having an average temperature almost 5 degrees warmer than March.
Old cars and new choo-choos.
Passing an old mill building which now houses a restaurant, CSX train Q142 heads north on the W&A Subdivision.
A loaded ballast train creeps along the siding to allow a hot Northbound intermodal to pass by.
A pair of increasingly rare "YN2" painted GEs pass the Acworth Christian Church on their way from Waycross to Cincinnati.
While I wish it was still in Illinois Central Paint, IC 1002 was still a welcome visitor with 57 loaded racks on the drawbar.
Two days after an uncharacteristically heavy snow storm across portions of the South, there's still a decent coat of the white stuff on the ground as Q211 curves into downtown Acworth.
CSX coal train N320 is tied down on in the hole at Acworth,GA with hotshot juice/intermodal train Q041 passing on the main.
A pair of CSX GE engines pull a Southbound freight train over the Lake Allatoona Bridge at Acworth, GA on the CSX W&A Subdivision. Having lived in the area my entire life, this was the first time ... (more)
Originating at the Andersons Elevator in Standish, MI on the LIRC and starting out in Flint at G85906, the train was re-symboled to G85910 in Corbin, KY. Still bound for Mobile, AL; the train has... (more)
Northbound freight passing the Old Mill Restaurant in downtown Acworth
New faces of 1983
A nice looking Tier 4 leads a Waycross, GA to Cincinnati, OH freight through Acworth. Observations: 1) I didn't realize how tall the filtration system and radiators were compared to a GEVO 2)... (more)
CSXT ES44AH #3168 is in charge of train Q235-15 at Acworth, GA 1/16/16. The train just passed Q539-15 downtown moments ago and is southbound for Jacksonville, FL.
A pair of EMD demonstrators lead a dead in tow MP15T. With this light angle, you can clearly see the diaphanous EMD nose logo.