The power may be from out west but theres no mistaking that we are in Atlanta. A faded SD70MAC leads a loaded 736 for plant Scherer while a CSX intermodal pulls into Hulsey.
NS 5424 roars towards Inman after waiting for three trains at Mecaslin St. Today this train no longer runs, since it was generally coming south from Greenville with just a handful of cars, todays ... (more)
A Hamlet, NC-New Orleans, LA freight is running via the old CofG/A&WP shared trackage between Atlanta & East Point. It surprises me how easy the Atlanta Skyline is to photograph with trains, yet ... (more)
Empty racks on 27W-18 head for the Toyota Plant at Georgetown, KY. Meanwhile, a light engine move heads to Macon with 10 freshly serviced engines from the diesel shop at Debutts Yard in Chattanoo... (more)
Hower Tower at high noon. 27W with a UP leader is waiting on 187 to clear ahead, 119 is coming around the southwest wye and CSX A745 is waiting for a clear track in Tilford Yard. In the backgrou... (more)
The "Southern Crescent" awaits departure for points north.
Southern Railway train #219, at Howell Junction, has receiver car SOU 905930 to transfer head-end radio signals to the mid-train SD45/SD35 helper combo (SR 3166 & SR 3058)
Minus its L&N logo but still in its paint U30C 7228 leads
its train south out of the yard in Atlanta. CSX 7228 was
built as L&N 1498.
Southern Rwy coach yard job with NW2 #2242 working in Atlanta, GA || Sept. 1969
The Chattanooga Choo-Choo Steam Special ran from Atlanta to Chattanooga, a distance of approximately 115 miles each way. Canadian Pacific Class H1c 4-6-4 2839, one of the famous Royal Hudsons, hea... (more)
A pair of GMTX SD60's sit alone at Jefferson St. after bringing 22W in from Macon, the train will leave later at night out of Atlanta for the north district.
A late 220 with KCS runthrough power passes the 143 milepost at JacMac.
With a splash of fall color brightening up the scene, Chattanooga-Atlanta freight 347 rounds the curve at JacMac with freight destined for the yard at Chamblee, GA.
With no auto traffic this Sunday, new train 290 is pinch hitting for 204 & 212 with a long train of Greensboro, Rutherford & Croxton intermodal. The nicely restored buildings in the background ar... (more)
NS 172-30 pulls away from a crew change at Rockdale with a nice consist, as grain train 44A-28 peeks around the corner in the background.