An NS local has completed its work in Oglethorpe and heads east across the ex-AB&C main.
The CRESCENT departs Atlanta behind a fresh green E8 and another unit. The Southern was just beginning to paint the passenger units green once again and this was before the Southern Crescent scrip... (more)
The lead E8A on northbound Crescent catches a ray of late evening sunlight as it snakes its train into Chamblee, an Atlanta suburb that - at the time of this photo - was on the far northeast edge ... (more)
Southern E8 6910 awaiting its next assignment at the Pegram Shops in Atlanta, October 1976.
A mix of Southern EMD power brings train 84 out of Greensboro in this February 1972 scene.
Eastbound loaded coal train in Asheville heading for the Saluda Grade behind SD45 #3167 in this April 1983 scene.
A northbound rail train
Train #68 prepares to head for Anderson.
Train #142 prepares to set out and pick up from Seneca Yard
An eastbound cruises through Tryon after descending Saluda Grade.
The local train from Anderson has arrived and is crossing over the mainline tracks to access Seneca Yard.
An eastbound train stops to prepare for the descent of Saluda mountain.
Southern Railway 1452 stands ready at the Asheville Roundhouse.
Freight working upgrade with standard power. Location etc. unknown. Thought to be in the Columbia, SC area.
Normally F7 units handled virtually every road train on the Southern out of Appalachia in the '60s. A rare visitor---an F3A--has somehow made it there on a December afternoon in 1964. The veteran ... (more)