Far away from it's once common stomping grounds of the Sierra Nevada's, this ex Southern Pacific SD40R still looks good working through the hills of north Georgia.
An ex Southern Pacific SD40R leads CSX ethanol train K457-19 (Decatur,IL - Pelzer,SC) through the S curve in downtown Acworth on a beautiful but hot summer morning.
K457 storms up the hill just north of Kennesaw by a newly developed neighborhood with a rare leaser on the point.
HLCX 6341 makes another appearance in Atlanta, Georgia as it leads K457, the train is seen as it begins it's journey up the Abbeville Sub towards Greenwood, South Carolina.
HLCX GP40-2 Nș4220 (rebuilt and upgraded to dash 2 specs) is a former Milwaukee Road GP40 at heart. Built for the MILW as their 2036 in 1967, the unit went on through the ranks of SOO LINE and int... (more)
A huge thunderstorm was developing to the north while a variety of light power wait for assignment in the 36th Street Yard.
Indiana & Ohios turn to Lima hustles past one of the many CPL signals that still stand on the Toldeo Sub.
So I had gotten a heads up this morning about Q508 having a HLCX-CN pair that was by Defiance at dawn so I decided I'd go have a look when it turned north at Deshler. I had no idea it'd have an HL... (more)
Former SP 7336 leads CSX train Q386 past Hick Tower. In 1 mile, at CP 501, this train will take the CSX connection to get on home rails.
Former SP 7336 leads CSX train Q386 past the position lights still standing at CP 507.
Taft local pulls empty racks out of TDSI, which remained after intermodal operations were moved to Winter Haven.
A mix of lease power could be found across the KCS system during 2004 and 2005, one such mix of power is seen on a westbound manifest as it crosses Bayou Crew in Crew Lake, La. on KCS's Speedway.
Another one making for round two of the few ex ICE nee SP HLCX GP40-2s at Fairburn.