Not much of a traffic disruption today in downtown Commerce as a short 8 car P11 behind a grungy ex-LMS leader eases through town. The Toyota plant is operating significantly below capacity due to... (more)
A four pack of NS geeps with a High-hood GP38-2 on the point leads G2A towards Austell.
NS 40A diverges from the siding at Oostanagula after meeting a northbound stack train with a nice HH SD40-2 on the point, a rare site on roadtrains these days.
NS 923 siding to the main at Sandy with a rare HLCX blue SD60 on the point.
The GNRR Tate turn heads through the Marble plant at Nelson. This unique scene has not changed much since L&N days
GNRR 8705 backs into the overgrown siding at Gober to pick up a couple of grain cars to take south.
NS 348 gets moving again at Austell with a rare GP38-2 leader. We initially saw this train departing Inman and decided to go to Mableton to see what the power was and got this surprise. The train ... (more)
NS G5A rolls through the Paper Mill road crossing with a rare high hood GP50 for power. Though its just a stack transfer, it was good to see a GP50 on the point of some stacks.
GNRR's Tate turn rumbles through some rural countryside between Gober and Canton with a pair of first gen geeps in charge.
GNRR's Tate turn squeezes through the Canton Textile Mills plant as it head south towards Elizabeth. The lead unit is a former SP GP20 that has been deturboed.
NS P76 rolls past King Plow with a set of SD40-2's all in horsehead paint with the Atlanta skyline in the background.
GC Y101 rolls past the Jeffersonville depot in the last minutes of light. This shot is harder to get nowdays, with the speed limit at 10 mph its often dark before they pass here on the return trip... (more)
After swapping crews, GC Y101 heads west for Macon in the nice evening light through Downtown Montrose.
A decent looking C40-8 standard leads a northbound intermodal train by Spring St.
GMTX 9060 and NS 9090 roll 139 south through Spring. Until recently the train originated out of South Yard but has recently begun originating out of Inman.