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)
NS 27W heads towards Norfolk Southern's Alabama East End Division towards Birmingham with a string of empty Autoracks as traffic along Veteran's Parkway continue about their travels.
New Lease on Life! Loaded Grain Train NS 52A hustles through Austell with a nice Ex. H1 BNSF SD40-2 on the point, now owned by Helm Leasing. NS has added quite a few 'Leasors' to its roster... (more)
NS 231 rolls into Austell on the last lap of its journey with three KCS units in the lead.
NS 52A roars through Austell with a sharp looking ex-BNSF SD40-2 on the point. Sometimes you get lucky with the delays, and the train came through town right as the sun got to a good shooting angl... (more)