Waiting for Approval. This daily autorack has now been increased in length to handle some other freight cars with the closing of the CSX yard in Hamlet, NC. Here, Q211 waits for approval ... (more)
The P77 local is returning to Andrews Yard on a beautiful morning with one of the increasingly rare high hoods in charge.
With training complete in Charleston, the OAR train is being moved to North Carolina where the next training will take place. Here, they are crossing over the I-77 overpass just outside of Columb... (more)
It is said that all good things must come to an end. Such is the case with the 75th running of the CSXT Santa Train. After a wonderful weekend of fun on the Clinchfield, things are back to norma... (more)
Working on the Railroad. As a CSX MOW crew works in an area where CSX and NS have lines in close proximity, an NS local heads through Devine Junction and toward an area where the railroads... (more)
After crossing over Assembly Street, the crew brings just 2 cars down the jagged NIT Industrial Lead with the GP30 body slug in charge.
Working the Local Lead. With the crew leaving the cab door open to get some air on a very warm October day, Y103 heads up the NIT lead not far from Williams-Brice Stadium to pick up some c... (more)
Turning onto the Local. The local job crosses Assembly Street, a main thoroughfare in Columbia, South Carolina, on its way to pick up some cars on the NIT not far from Williams-Brice Stadi... (more)
In what can only be described as both a rare and odd move for the crew of Y150, they were tasked with spotting a transformer before serving their regular customers in downtown Columbia. The trans... (more)
Running just over 6 hours late, Amtrak 92 comes into Columbia around 10am as they cross over the Congaree River.
The Long and Winding Train. The crew arrives to board this long coal train, with the consist snaking around the trees visible beyond the arriving workers. This would end up being a long day... (more)
Stranger in the Ditch. A relatively rare foreign power visitor, a BNSF GEVO, leads NS 238 through the Ditch in Columbia on the way to deliver its intermodal cargo to the Port of South Caro... (more)
Looking through the loading bays at a 1950's era EMD SW1 switcher that rests on the grounds of the former American Italian Pasta Company plant (now TreeHouse Foods).