SBD 6051, the Franklin Garrett, leads train 108, the former Georgia RR mixed train on its last run with passengers. At Union Point, train 108 met westbound counterpart 103, and it is in the siding... (more)
A long local freight approaches the north end of Maxwell Yard.
Already on the Ft Benning reservation, the return leg of the six-days-a-week Richland-Columbus turn is dropping down the hill just north of Sand Hill siding where military trains are loaded and un... (more)
Seaboard Sysem GP16 #4754, U18B #259 and GP30 #1390 lead long distance local train #510. Seaboard System GP16 #4754 was built June 1951 as Atlantic Coast Line GP7 #215 and later became Seaboard C... (more)
A trio of Seaboard System four-motor GEs waits in the house track lead at Pennington, VA for pusher duty to Norton a little later in the evening. The coal train these three units will shove is jus... (more)
An eastbound mine run from Benedict eases through tiny St. Charles, VA as it heads back to Loyall, Kentucky. This Seaboard System train (formerly the L&N here) is running on NS (Southern) trackage... (more)
Former Clinchfield FP7A 200 looks appealing in its guise as SBD 118. Along with ex-NC&StL/L&N/CRR F7B 119, the EMD veteran leads a Kentucky Railway Museum excursion around the connection to the Le... (more)
Nice to catch one of the ex-Monon, ex-L&N units in this short lived scheme.
Ex-Monon as evidenced by the AAR B trucks. L&Ns had FB-2 type. This is a number in the CSX series.
The every-day-but-Sunday turn between Richland and Columbus is northbound at Georgia Highway 26 and about to enter the vast grounds of Fort Benning. SCL, FL and SS schemes are on display this day.
Strangers in the night A flagman signals the night sky with his lantern before dismounting and walking along the tracks while the silhouette of his conductor is seen in the cupola of a form... (more)
Seaboard System GP40 #6811 was built September 1967 as Louisville & Nashville #3015 and later became CSX #6811. After leaving CSX roster, unit was rebuilt into GP40M-2 and became Cotton Belt (SSW... (more)
Seaboard System U30C #1578 was built August 1971 as Louisville & Nashville #1578 and later became CSX #7272
Seaboard System SD40-2 #8148 was built September 1981 as Louisville & Nashville #8148 and later became CSX #8148
Seaboard System B30-7 was built March 1980 as Seaboard Coast Line #5505