Having been over a year since I had caught a train coming through Vicksburg, I decided to cross a few lanes of traffic to get this shot. Luckily, it was not a very busy morning!
After interchanging cars with local line Vicksburg Southern KCS job JB101 was eastbound struggling up the steep climb away from the Mississippi River near downtown Vicksburg.
KCS train AT-DA (Atlanta-Dallas) passes through the tunnel underneath Washington Street in downtown Vicksburg, Mississippi. NS SD70M-2 #2767 leads the way on this "Meridian Speedway" in... (more)
This is one of my favorite shots in Vicksburg. It'd been forever since I had a chance to get it, but I finally did.
Vicksburg always provides a nice shot, especially in Fall weather. There just happened to be a barge traveling under the bridge at the right time to capture both boat and rail activity. Now, if ... (more)
With its yellow paint, plated over windows, and frog eye headlight this former Midsouth GP10 is an odd ball on the KCS roster. The unit is seen without the Jordan Spreader it had been attached to ... (more)
Watco’s Vicksburg Southern Railroad is returning to the KCS yard in Vicksburg after working the International Paper plant in Redwood, MS.
Four SD70M’s lead a stack train through the valley of Kudzu on the Meridian Speedway.
eastbound joint UP KCS NS train departing Vicksburg MS
westbound arriving Vicksburg MS
The sun leaves just enough light to capture this ATDA coming downhill into the Vicksburg yard.