The rear DPU of a monster (586 axle) 1x1 manifest is just leaving MS heading into LA crossing the mighty Mississippi River as seen from the MS welcome center on the bluffs at Vicksburg
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Freshly shopped SOU GP30 on local switching Hattiesburg
CAGY train 48 works west through Indianola, MS, birthplace of blues legend BB King. I took this photo because looking at it, the image could have been taken anytime in the last 20 years.
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!
It was November and the trees had just started turning. When you get this far down south, most of the trees just turn brown anyway, but a few extra colors help make this shot of a south bound man... (more)
With permission from a nice guy working in the kcs yard office, I managed to shoot this lovely Belle GP40-2, with a grey GP40-3 behind it facing south, as the 2 light powered units await for there... (more)
The Crescent serves this station which dates back to 1907.
What a great lash up that would soon be overshadowed by my aunts passing on this Ground Hogs Day. Trailing is an ex BN SD40-2.
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Canadian National Freight Train A420 makes their way Southbound as they roar through Sidon, MS.
Canadian National Freight Train A420 makes their way Southbound as they roar through Wyatt, MS.
Canadian National Freight Train A420 makes their way Southbound as they roar through the fields in Westfield, MS.
A Kansas City Southern Transcon train - Shreveport, LA to Meridian, MS symbol SHME5-13 - is seen crossing over the Illinois Central's Canton District at Jackson, Mississippi on the KCS Meridian Su... (more)