After waiting nearly 8 hours for it to arrive, the Doraville bound ethanol train finally crawls through downtown Cartersville, GA at 2:40am with a worn EX-SOO Line SD60 running proudly out front.
A couple of now long gone units lead the Southbound manifest by the western art museum in Cartersville, GA on bright winter day in Dixie.
A southbound CSX local with a B30-7 in command rolls by the Cartersville station.
After delivering it's load of ethanol to the plant in Florida, the Illinois bound ethanol train motors across the Etowah River with a pair of Norfolk Southern horses providing the power for it's c... (more)
The crew of CSXT train G806-09 dropped their train in North Yard and are on the North leg of the wye at Cartersville, GA 12/11/17, enroute to Plant Bowen at Stilesboro, GA where they will make a s... (more)
A colorful set of power courtesy of 3 different railroads brings a Northbound CSX manifest over the Etowah River on a beautiful Spring day in Dixie.
An empty ethanol train glides over the Etowah River with a pair of BNSF engines providing the juice. Note the lead unit sporting the classic Warbonnet paint scheme.
A pair of BNSF GE engines lend a hand to some company power, as they take a string of sand hoppers back to Atlanta.
A YN2 painted GE leads the Nashville bound freight over the Etowah River on a mild winter day in Dixie.
Passing through town a switcher caught my eye at Thrall Door who manufactured freight cars. After asking permission I got a tour. Definitely an interesting operation.
CSX GP60 #6897 switches some cars at Wyvern Yard
CSX yard job Y102 rolls down the Busch lead with a rare GP60 leading. The #6897 was the first GP60 built by EMD in 1985 as EMD #5. CSX only received three of these and only have two left as of thi... (more)
A faded CSX SD40-2 leads a string of empty autoracks, as they head Northbound over the old Western & Atlantic Sub.
A solo ES44AH GE engine brings the Northbound CSX freight train over the Etowah River on the old Western & Atlantic Sub.
A BC Rail unit runs sandwiched between a pair of BNSF's, as they bring a string of phosphate hoppers across the Etowah River on a cool breezy afternoon in Dixie.