On its first night in service after being rebuilt in Altoona and painted in Chattanooga, Southern SD40 #3170 passes the building where the decision was likely made to purchase this unit: the forme... (more)
CSX Q542-29 is approaching the south end of the double track at Stratford, which is about 5 miles south of Tilford Yard. A Canadian National SD60F was supposed to lead the train, but as you can se... (more)
Factory-fresh Canadian National ES44AC 3029 leads Kansas City to Jacksonville intermodal 285 through downtown Atlanta. The people on this 285 are making much better time through the city than driv... (more)
Fresh out of the factory Canadian National ES44AC #3029 leads NS train #285 south out of Atlanta bound for Jacksonville,FL.
NS 203 pulls by Birmont Junction off the Piedmont Division as it arrives in its terminating city of Atlanta. SD60E #6920 leads the train decorated in a special 'Honoring Out Veterans' paint scheme... (more)
On a crisp and cool spring day, Calumet (Chicago, IL) to Macon, GA manifest 177 cruises through downtown Atlanta. Railfans are out by the dozens to catch the pair of British Columbia Rail GEs, whi... (more)
A pair of BC Rail CW44-9's leads NS train 177 through downtown Atlanta, enroute to Macon, GA, from Chicago.
Passing a pear tree in bloom, Linwood to Chattanooga train 348 has an interesting assortment of UP and ex-UP power.
With only two tracks owned by CSX, I can say that shooting three trains with CSX power at Howell Tower is a first for me. From left to right, NS 282-20 waits for a signal, Q02919 is wyeying the p... (more)
Spring has arrived in Georgia and the tree are the only thing budding at the Top of the Slide, where new PTC related mast signals have sprung to replace the pot signals.
TWO CITIES IN ONE PHOTO Norfolk Southern Inman yard is a city it's self! It's one of the largest yards on the NS system. The Atlanta sky-line backdrops the yard as a long NS freight train p... (more)
Norfolk Southern Road Railer Train 251 makes their way Southbound as they pass through downtown Atlanta, GA. With the Monongahela Heritage Unit on the point. Photo taken with permission
CSXT 6412 leads an empty rail train south out of downtown Atlanta, GA .
During an overcast late winter's day, rail traffic is steady in downtown Atlanta as vehicle train 26A departs the city, bound for the coastal region of Georgia near Brunswick from Vance, Alabama. ... (more)