KCS train M-SHNS arrives into Meridian as it completes its journey across the Meridian Speedway.
NS Southbound stack train idles at 11th Avenue in Meridian, MS as it awaits its turn to cross the KCS/NS Diamond.
After 4 days touring the CNO&TP, it was nice coming home after a 1500 mile round trip run t see this colorful leader on a southbound NS manifest.
NS NO&NE Train #61S idles away in Meridian, MS as it awaits a fresh crew to take it south to Picayune, MS.
Southbound train #19 the “Crescent” is departing south of town.
On a very dreary and cloudy morning, a rare BC Rail GE C40-8M Cowl unit leads KCS Train O-ARJA (oil can Artesia, MS to Jackson, MS to CN) out of Meridian, MS on the KCS Meridian Subdivision. Commo... (more)
As the sun finally sets, the Meridian and Bigbee Transfer run backs back down into their yard after coming back from the KCS yard and Norfolk Southern interchange.
After many attempts at trying to catch the M&B in daylight ours and in good weather conditions, I finally got them working the yard and running the KCS transfer run. Here we see the train stopped ... (more)
An almost factory fresh GE ET44AC leads a northbound NS Manifest into Meridian, MS from New Orleans on the old NO&NE (New Orleans and Northeastern) District of the AGS South End (Alabama Division)... (more)
Caught by surprise, the Meridian Southern was seen today assembling their train with their "newest" power. The locomotives are obviously former ATSF units. From the looks and sounds of t... (more)
A brand new Norfolk Southern ET44AC (Tier 4 GEVO) is on the point of NS train #141. The train was tied down waiting for a crew at "Shops" in Meridian, MS. The second unit is a Canadian N... (more)
While the Holiday Express tours were in full swing, KCS's A-B-A set of executive units idled under the 18th Avenue bridge alongside the two passenger cars and caboose owned by the city.
The KCS "Shar train" (as the crew called it) is pulling through Meridan Yard early on a February morning, bound for Artesia, MS. Things were about to get interesting for this 1x1 DPU tr... (more)