In the days before the Meridian-Shreveport line became the KCS 'Speedway', a westbound ICG freight rocks-and-rolls along the then lightly-trafficked line at Monroe.
Worried my lens would fog due to the etreme humidity took this grab shot at first light in the small town of Haughton, LA a few miles east of Shreveport
Eastbound monster 600 plus axle eastbound on KCS Vicksburg Sub near Rayville
On Sunday 5 October 2014 at 1:04 pm, a north bound Union Pacific train struck a semi at about 45 mph that had been high centered on the crossing for approximately 2 minutes. The truck was carrying... (more)
Interesting mixture of power at KCS yard in Shreveport
Arkansas Louisiana & Missouri SW9 12 switches cars to make up a train in Bastrop, Louisiana, on June 1st, 1983. This engine was built for the AL&M by EMD in January 1952, and would eventually end... (more)
I forget where exactly this was now, but it was cool to see an Amtrak E unit in Phase II paint. While visiting a friend, he told me of a dead line of equipment that included this engine and of co... (more)
ALM 1816 travels Long-Hood Forward, as it pulls its train South into Bastrop, LA.
KCS southbound freight heading to New Orleans with two UP rejects in control.
KCS Martin Lake coal empty northbound.
ALM departing KCS Monroe yard returning to ALM railroad with interchange traffic