The sun is just peeking through the morning haze as mist forms on a very full Chattahoochee River and 24E completes the 2 day journey from Dallas to Atlanta.
Bye bye CPL... the aluminum box and signal mast are already up for the "Glendale Holdout". The old Color Position Light signals south of Glendale have already fallen so get your photos now.
U-Boats in God's Country... get your photos while you can.
One of my favorite paint schemes at one of my favorite shots on NS's East End District.
Hot times in small town 'Merica... both literally and figuratively.
For most of April and May, the Reading & Erie Heritage Units ran in captive service between Chattanooga & Rome, GA while awaiting paint touchups at DeButts. This is my sixth Heritage capture, ... (more)
As the morning fog beaks up, Cincinnati-Dayton local passes under the soon to be replaced Color Position Light Signals in Hamilton, OH.
Passing the old station which is all that remains of downtown.
Dirty engines with clean exhaust... Georgia Central's well maintained U23Bs drag uphill at Pembroke.
The Erie Heritage unit comes out of the siding, past the faded station sign at Reeves on the NS Atlanta North District. This is my seventh Heritage capture, Railroad: Norfolk SouthernLocomotive: EMD SD70ACeLocation: Plainville, Georgia, USALocomotive #: NS 1068Train ID: NS 370-15Photo Date: May 15, 2013
Not quite hauling the Pennsylvania Anthracite of its namesake railroad, the Lehigh Valley Heritage Unit's "Black Diamond" logo is still apropos hauling Virginia Bituminous to Georgia Power's Plant... (more)
Only one place in the world you can see high hood U23Bs hauling intermodal containers under Spanish Moss.
A crew dog catches an intermodal, until operations gets the new service plan worked out at the McCalla, AL intermodal terminal.
A trio of Retro-Belles demonstrates the different nose striping on repaints and newly constructed units.