A hot and muggy Sunday morning finds an empty coal train flying through the fields of the Mississippi delta, on its way back to coaling lands of southern Illinois.
A488 flies through Lambert, Ms. at 57MPH!
CN Q194 flies along the 60 MPH track past the concrete coaling tower at Lambert, MS.
The music minister at my church has a son that loves trains as much, if not more than I do. We woke up early that morning and went over to Marks to try to catch Amtrak. Due to a few morning trac... (more)
The Lambert switcher, R93571 24, sits light next to IC 1038. An old coaling tower can be seen in the distance.
Northbound M31971 23 runs a little low on fuel in Lambert. This gentleman fills IC 1038 while still in the shade.