After shooting P76 with a HH SD40-2 at Mecaslin St. I hurried down to Spring for a second capture. It wasnt long before I heard the sound of EMD's, but wait, not screaming turbocharged EMD but a h... (more)
The engineer on P76 gets his trio of SD40-2 notched out as the the Chamblee to East Point local roars through Mecaslin Street. The battered Southern veteran is leading two newly painted former CEF... (more)
The Southern Crescent is four minutes north of Atlanta's Peachtree Station, as it crosses the Peachtree Creek bridge. It's 7:04pm, and the train is beginning its overnight journey to Washington, ... (more)
A runthrough Georgia Power coal train has just crossed the Chattahoochee River and passes through Bridge Interlocking on its way to a crew change in Atlanta, proudly displaying the BNSF "Arena Foo... (more)
A Chessie painted GP40-2 leads its train north into
Can You Hear Me Now? An employee of the food warehouse whose parking lot I'm in, continues his smoke break phone conversation as an autorack train, NS 285, leaves the big city of Atlanta be... (more)
Hi-hood GP38s in basic black had to be among the blahest locomotives ever, but at least tight-ship Southern generally kept them pretty clean.
Quite a slug of yard power, fronted by a "Uceta Geep" rebuild, resting on Christmas Eve
A new NS SD40E leads empty NS rail train 912 south towards Inman yard. This is the former NS 5412/CR 6721 and is one of the newer SD40E rebuilds intended for general service.
The oldest and newest in NS motive power at South Yard. A GP38AC barely clinging on to life on the right, a long hood forward C40-9W on the left, and a new admiral cab rebuild at center stage. The... (more)
Sunrise at Tilford Yard on a sunny but chilly Sunday morning.
What you see: P26 with three old school EMD's (three highhoods and one lowhood) roaring towards East Point with the Atlanta Skyline in the background. What you don't see: Scherer train 737 creepin... (more)
Southern Railway action at Inman Yard in Atlanta, July 1973
NS I85 snakes through the plant at Howell with a south of the border leader.
NS 055 rumbles through the Spring St. interlocking with a Santa Fe warbonnet leader on a absolutely beautiful early spring evening.