Chicago Central & Pacific is not only slowly rusting away in the Georgia sun, but is now slowly being overtaken by vegetation. A sad fate for this old engine. Photo taken with permission.
Q251 comes from main to the siding track in Astoria.
Employees at Locomotive Specialists begin to tape and cover over areas of LOSX 1369 so that it can be sprayed with a protective clear coat and have decals applied. The rebuilding of this locomoti... (more)
A couple of ex Providence and Worcester b-units sit in the NRE storage facility in Waycross, Georgia. Besides the B units, there are a lot of old prime movers sitting in the sun, slowly rusting aw... (more)
The prime mover in newly rebuilt Locomotive Specialist LOSX 1369 is receiving a final clean up before CSX comes and inspects the locomotive. Once it has cleared the inspection, CSX will take deli... (more)
Old prime movers show the rust and weather effects of sitting in the elements for many years, while one of the five Providence & Worchester B30-7ABs suffers the same in Waycross, Georgia.
15 old prime movers slowly rust in the early morning light in Waycross, Georgia. This is at the Locomotive Specialist / NRE facilities, which are located just north of the CSX Rice yard, next to ... (more)
The sun has just began to rise as former Illinois Central 1439 sits with two P&W B30-7AB locomotives at the Locomotives Specialist facility, which is north of the CSX Rice yard. Note the two buck... (more)
An employee for Locomotive Specialist cleans the inside doors on their newest rebuilt engine, number 1369. CSX would come later in the day to inspect the locomotive and take deliver in order to s... (more)
NS 2395 sits outside the shop while Locomotive Specialist number 1369 is readied for a final coat of varnish and decal work. Once the final work and inspection is done on the 1369, the NS 2395 wi... (more)
Conrail 7136 and CSX 7001 bask in the Georgia morning sun at the Locomotive Specialist / NRE facility, which is north of the CSX Rice yard and next to the CSX main lines. Photo taken with permissi... (more)
Former Union Pacific 1361 and "road slug" CSX 2215 bask in the Georgia morning sun at the Locomotive Specialist / NRE facility, which is north of the CSX Rice yard and next to the CSX ma... (more)
Looking at the backend of Conrail 7136, it is unfortunate that it, along with the windshield of CSX 7001, has taken a beating. Taken with permission.
CSX 864 leads a northbound empty coal train past Waycross, GA