Kansas City, Here I Come. These KCS Belles lead NS 192 across Laurel Street northbound out of Columbia, SC on the Southern/NS R-Line.
The Standard is not the Standard. My friends know that although I have caught quite a few wide cab SD70s, I have been trying unsuccessfully to catch a standard cab SD70 for awhile now. In f... (more)
Passing the historic Winnsboro Depot: With First Responder training coming up in Columbia next week, the OAR train was on the move today. It made a nice daylight run down the northern ... (more)
A sunny morning on CN&L Sub: The daily run of autoracks from Louisville, KY to Cayce, SC is running down the CN&L Sub with a pair of SD70M's for power. We have seen an uptick in these ... (more)
Friendly Crew. The conductor on this SD60I gives a friendly wave as 191 heads down the Southern/NS R-Line on the way to Augusta, GA. This LTEX SD60I is one of five former Conrail units tha... (more)
A short local freight is dwarfed by the Southern RR bridge over Broadway Creek, just east of Anderson, SC.
Some babies never grow up. While I've spent approximately 5% of my life in Anderson and photographed all the prior phases of the PKHP (Pickens Honea Path), as it was known at the time, it took me... (more)
Southbound Local. This local heads down the Eastover Sub in Columbia, SC, near the State Fairgrounds and Williams-Brice Stadium. The day is warm, and the doors on the lead and trailing uni... (more)
(Little) Mountain Moves. In a rare treat for us around Columbia, SC, the Reading heritage unit leads P65/Z368 up the CN&L Line, taking a load of empty chip cars through Little Mountain tow... (more)
Visitors Leaving Town. Crossing Whaley Street near the University of South Carolina soccer stadium, two KCS Belles lead NS 192 northbound on the Southern/NS R-Line to the NS yard at Linwoo... (more)
Morning Work. After running the wye in Devine Junction to turn the power from LHF, Q210 heads out through the Ditch in Columbia to head north on the historic CN&L line to Slighs, SC, where... (more)
The rain has slowed to a drizzle as NS 221 crosses the Tugalo River into Georgia on a rain soaked summer afternoon. A western trio, headed by a former Burlington Northern SD60M, leads the Charlott... (more)