Racing north with autoracks, a couple of Norfolk Southern Thoroughbreds prepare to pass Whitaker Yard as they exit the city of Austell.
Although dirty, this Union Pacific SD70M unit looks good with the shield and wings spread across its nose. Equipped with the North American Safety Cab, these units are a lot more comfortable for... (more)
A leased CREX GEVO leads empty NS/BNSF coal train #737 north through the busy junction at Austell, GA.
NS 216 slowly pulls into Whitaker Yard in Austell, GA with the 4001 (DC to AC) engine leading.
My 1,000th photo on RP.net. I'm happy it was a Heritage Unit in a nice Southern setting.
Who would have thought this would be a sight to see in 2016. Two Santa Fe bonnets that are really sun faded came all the way from Kansas City to Atlanta and are seen here making a drop off at Whit... (more)
NS AC44C6M 4001 "Sonic Bonnet" takes the lead position on Chicago bound train 216 and is seen pulling north by CP Cowart in Austell, Georgia thirty minutes prior to it's departure from Whitaker Ya... (more)
NS 216 with the 4001 (DC to AC) unit, slowly pulls North out of Rail highway 1 at Whitaker Yard in Austell, GA and a warm summer evening. He will double to Rail Highway 2 and hang the EOT and head... (more)
Two GP60's lead a 9000 foot-long 22Nacho south through Austell on a hot summer afternoon. The lead Dash 9 of 22N failed a few miles north of here, and the two EMD's were dispatched to bring the tr... (more)
NS 223 pulls from Whittaker Yard with UP 2001 leading the way toward Atlanta.
A pair of Warbonnet Dash 9s lead NS 223 out of Whittaker Intermodal Yard.
The Virginian heritage SD70ACe brings intermodal train 22N through Whitaker Yard after making a set off.
After building the train at Austell, GA, NS 216 with the Savannah & Atlanta Heritage unit, pulls North toward Foss and onto the North end to head to Chattanooga, TN.
NS 22N (Top) waits for G93 (Bottom) to clear up in Storage 5 before getting a clear to proceed on to Inman Yard in Atlanta, GA.
Signs most Georgians will recognize...