Union Pacific's Rio Grande commemorative SD70ACe is welcomed into Georgia after its long trek across the country. It is only 11 miles away from its destination of NS's Inman Yard in Atlanta.
Rio Grande visits the South! UP 1989 leads NS I2G past a couple of fans out to see this rare treat!
This is a shot I obtained many years from the late Shelby Lowe. I believe the original photographer was Dick Sharpless. This is the Southern Railway I recall as a youngster---green F-units on frei... (more)
EMX 2012 leans into the curve in downtown Austell as it leads 58 through Austell. The nose logo on this unit is hard to get to show up in photos, the light has to be hitting it exactly right.
The 'Cherry' That Topped It All! Yes, the Location is correct, this is Austell, GEORGIA, not Canada, and NS 282 sports a duo of Cherry Red CP ES44ACs on the point of its Cincinnati bound Hi... (more)
After taking a nap during what's considered the 'High Sun' period, NS 282 arrives right on cue as it slowly creeps towards the Intermodal yard here in Austell.
NS 348 gets moving again at Austell with a rare GP38-2 leader. We initially saw this train departing Inman and decided to go to Mableton to see what the power was and got this surprise. The train ... (more)
NS G5A rolls through the Paper Mill road crossing with a rare high hood GP50 for power. Though its just a stack transfer, it was good to see a GP50 on the point of some stacks.
NS G1A passes through the papermill road crossings on its last lap into Whittaker from Inman with a nice set of 4 axle power.
Second MOW train with lease power of the day, and another rare one at that! After waiting for a logjam of traffic to clear, the train eases across the old concrete arch up to signals where it will... (more)
22G slows for a block setout at Austell with the MoPac heritage unit up front
Good Morning! A nice set of veteran EMDs lead a Jacksonville, Florida bound Autorack train through Austell in some beautiful morning light!
Building America in Atlanta! NS G5A, Whitaker Yard- Inman Yard Intermodal Transfer, crawls through 'Downtown' Austell with a unusal duo consisting of a semi-ratty UP SD70ACe and NS GP38-2 w... (more)
Kansas City or Atlanta? NS 231 creeps into Austell towards its final destination of Norfolk Southern's Whitaker Intermodal Yard sporting nothing but all KCS power! I had already gotten my K... (more)