A Conrail EMD SD60M leads another unit westbound on a TOFC train just south of Gainesville, GA. This fast freight went west just before N&W J 4-8-4 611 appeared with an eastbound excursion to Tocc... (more)
New Georgia FP7 3499 leads a Saturday morning football special from Atlanta to Athens. The former Southern FP7 leads a four unit set with two CSX F7 B units and another New Georgia diesel. Arkansa... (more)
A Burlington Northern EMD SD60M leads two other EMD units on an eastbound hopper car train on the Southern Pacific, former D&RGW.
The privately owned Silver Solarium is on the rear of Amtrak Tr. 6 as it heads east. This is as it should be and the car looks fine in the morning sunlight trailing the CALIFORNIA ZEPHYR.
A modified ATSF EMD GP30 and an SD45 sit alongside a standing westbound freight atop Cajon Pass. The different color schemes stand out well in the bright afternoon sun. The GP30 is now classified ... (more)
A westbound TOFC train with new warbonnet EMD units passes the standing freight with a GE B40-8W leading. The picture offers a good comparison of the new four axle units that re-introduced the col... (more)
A westbound freight sits at Summit with two of the newer warbonnet GE units and two EMD's.
Cotton Belt GE 8065 leads a westbound intermodal past the Ontario, CA airport. I had several Delta Boeing 727 layovers that month in the Airport Marriott pictured on the left which offered lots of... (more)
The war bonnet colors of ATSF EMD FP45 96 are striking in the late afternoon sun as the unit and SD45u 5320 drift downgrade after having helped an eastbound freight.
This was a special excursion to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Southern Ry. and Norfolk Southern steam excursions. Class J 611 and class A 1218 were double headed from Chattanooga to Atlanta. S... (more)
N&W class J 611 and the excursion from Atlanta have been turned and await departure. A Norfolk Southern work train carrying welded rail has just passed by eastbound and adds an extra bit of color.
N&W class A 1218 and train have been turned in Toccoa and the Sunday excursion is ready to depart for Atlanta. The locomotive has just enough patina to give it the look of regular service in the 1... (more)
This EMD switcher is an old-timer, having been built for Southern Railway in 1947. The natty little switcher is at Armour Yard in Atlanta to switch the cars for excursions behind N&W class A 1218.
N&W class A 1218 heads up an excursion from Atlanta to Toccoa, GA on a beautiful fall morning. The MARTA north line has been built and is just to the left.
N&W class A 1218 pulls a short passenger train while on a ferry move eastbound from Atlanta, GA. The train is passing the small yard in Doraville.