the River Local shoves north to do it's work along the Chattahoochie.
Grain train 52A approaches it's crew change at Austell.
A westbound merchandise train, with a high-nose GP38 on point, takes the line toward Chattanooga late on a Saturday afternoon. The other line heads for Birmingham.
NS Austell to Atlanta transfer behind a cool-looking GP60.
A pair of GP60s brings a stack train out of Whitaker Intermodal Terminal, located just north of Austell. They'll leave it on the main just south of Austell for a long-haul engine consist to coupl... (more)
Coming down the Chattanooga Line, a southbound merchandise train rolls through Austell on a Saturday morning.
A lot of Powder River Basin coal behind solid BNSF power consists (usually two up front and a DPU at the rear) passes through Austell. There are also a lot of intermodal trains with solid UP powe... (more)
A bare table train from Atlanta approaches Norfolk Southern's Whitaker Intermodal Terminal at Austell. Austell is an important NS junction, with one line heading for Birmingham, the other for Cha... (more)
Here's a view of the railroad side at the NS Atlanta intermodal facility in Austell, GA
NS 21R slows to approach the Austell NS intermodal facility as NS 226 sneaks away in the background.
Pushing Baretable In The Yard